Last Updated: May 19, 2020

Fees for selling and receiving payments

The fees for selling and receiving payments through your PayPal account include fees applicable in the following situations:

  • a payment for the sale of goods or services;
  • when requesting payments from a buyer through the PayPal website; or
  • a payment for goods and services that is sent to, or received by, a business or payments received by a non-profit entity

If funds you are receiving are coming from a PayPal account: Then you pay:
In Brazil 4.79% of the transaction amount plus a Fixed Fee of R$0.60 per transaction
Outside of Brazil 6.4% of the transaction amount plus a Fixed Fee based on the currency of the transaction

Fixed fee for selling and receiving payments

With regards to payments in foreign currency, the fixed fee will be charged in Brazilian Reais in the amount equivalent to the amounts indicated in the table below, based on the currency of the transaction.

Currency Fee
Australian Dollar: 0.30 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$0.60 BRL
Canadian Dollar: 0.30 CAD
Czech Koruna: 10.00 CZK
Danish Krone: 2.60 DKK
Euro: 0.35 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar: 2.35 HKD
Hungarian Forint: 90 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 1.20 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥40 JPY
Malaysian Ringgit: 2.00 MYR
Mexican Peso: 4.00 MXN
Currency Fee
New Zealand Dollar: 0.45 NZD
Norwegian Krone: 2.80 NOK
Philippine Peso: 15.00 PHP
Polish Zloty: 1.35 PLN
Russian Ruble: 10 RUB
Singapore Dollar: 0.50 SGD
Swedish Krona: 3.25 SEK
Swiss Franc: 0.55 CHF
New Taiwan Dollar: 10.00 TWD
Thai Baht: 11.00 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling: £0.20 GBP
U.S. Dollar: $0.30 USD

 PayPal Installment Processing Fee

If the Paying User decides to pay you in installments by means of PayPal's website, the Fee the Receiving User pays is based on the number of installments selected by the Paying User. The Paying User may pay the Receiving User from two to twelve installments and the Fee is the applicable domestic selling and receiving payments Fee as listed above, plus 1.92% per installment. PayPal reserves the right to suspend your ability to offer payments in installments using the PayPal Services anytime and without prior notice to you.

Micropayments

PayPal offers two Micropayments Fee programs:

(i) Micropayments Fees, and (ii) Micropayments for Digital Good Fees

If you, Receiving User, have signed up for Micropayments Fees, then the following Fees apply to all the fees for selling and receiving payments. If you have both a Micropayments Fees enabled Account and a standard pricing Account, it is your responsibility to correctly route your payments to the appropriate Account, and once a transaction is processed through the Account you selected, you may not request that the transaction be processed through a different Account.

If you apply and qualify for Micropayments for Digital Goods, then for each transaction involving only Digital Goods, you agree to pay either (i) the Fees for selling and receiving payments described above or (ii) the Micropayments Fees below, whichever rate results in a lower amount being charged to you for the transaction.

If you qualify to receive micropayments or micropayments for digital goods, pricing and the funds you are receiving are coming from a PayPal Account: Then you pay:
In Brazil 9.5% + a Fixed Fee
Outside of Brazil 10.5% + a Fixed Fee

Fixed fee for micropayments

With regards to payments in foreign currency, the fixed fee will be charged in Brazilian Reais in the amount equivalent to the amounts indicated in the table below, based on the currency of the transaction.

Currency Fee
Australian Dollar: 0.05 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$0.10 BRL
Canadian Dollar: 0.05 CAD
Czech Koruna: 1.67 CZK
Danish Krone: 0.43 DKK
Euro: 0.05 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar: $0.39 HKD
Hungarian Forint: 15.00 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 0.20 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥7.00 JPY
Malaysian Ringgit: 0.20 MYR
Mexican Peso: 0.55 MXN
Currency Fee
New Zealand Dollar: 0.08 NZD
Norwegian Krone: 0.47 NOK
Philippine Peso: 2.50 PHP
Polish Zloty: 0.23 PLN
Russian Ruble: 2.00 RUB
Singapore Dollar: 0.08 SGD
Swedish Krona: 0.54 SEK
Swiss Franc: 0.09 CHF
New Taiwan Dollar: 2.00 TWD
Thai Baht: 1.80 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling: £0.05 GBP
U.S. Dollar: $0.05 USD

Mass payments

2% of the payment up to a Maximum Mass Payment Fee per recipient in the amount of R$2.00.

  • Mass Payments can only be funded by your PayPal balance in Brazilian Reais. Mass Payments are not available for international payments.

Chargeback fee

The Chargeback Fee is charged at the time a Chargeback is applied to your Account for a payment you received. If you are eligible for PayPal Seller Protection for that payment, the fee is waived. The fee will be charged in Brazilian Reais in the amount equivalent to the amounts indicated in the table below, based on the currency of the transaction.

Currency Fee:
Australian Dollar: $15.00 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$20.00 BRL
Canadian Dollar: $15.00 CAD
Czech Koruna: 250.00 CZK
Danish Kroner: 60.00 DKK
Euro: 11.25 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar: $75.00 HKD
Hungarian Forint: 2,000.00 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 40.00 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥1,300.00 JPY
Malaysian Ringgit: 40.00 MYR
Mexican Peso: 110.00 MXN
Currency Fee:
New Zealand Dollar: $15.00 NZD
Norwegian Krone: 65.00 NOK
Philippine Peso: 500.00 PHP
Polish Zloty: 30.00 PLN
Russian Ruble: 320.00 RUB
Singapore Dollar: $15.00 SGD
Swedish Krona: 80.00 SEK
Swiss Franc: 10.00 CHF
New Taiwan Dollar: $330.00 TWD
Thai Baht: 360.00 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling: £7.00 GBP
U.S. Dollar: $10.00 USD

Bank/Credit and Debit Card Fees

Your bank, the issuer and/or credit or debit card company (as applicable) may charge you fees for sending or receiving funds through your PayPal Account. For example, you may be charged currency conversion fees, international transactions fees, or other fees even when your transaction is domestic, or does not require a currency conversion. PayPal is not liable for any fees charged to you by your bank, the issuer and/or credit or debit card company (as applicable) or any other financial institution based on the usage of your PayPal Account.

Currency Conversion

When transactions require a currency conversion, PayPal engages a licensed bank to perform currency conversion. The exchange rate is determined based on rates available in the wholesale currency market and PayPal applies the Currency Conversion Fee indicated below to the exchange rate.

Currency conversion that occurs when receiving payments in a currency other than your local currency (including Mass Payments) is 3.5%.Currency conversion that occurs when sending a payment is 4.5%.

Transfers Out of PayPal

You can typically transfer money out of PayPal by standard transfers to your linked bank account.

Transferring balance from a PayPal account

Transfer to Type Rate
Bank account Standard No Fee
Return Fee If the withdrawal information you provided is incorrect or incomplete No Fee