Last Updated: November 17, 2017

Fees for receiving payments

All amounts and percentages expressed here are subject to VAT

The fees for receiving payments through your PayPal Account apply to 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

The base rate for receiving payments in your PayPal Account from users in Mexico is: And when you receive payments in your PayPal Account from users outside Mexico:
3.95% + fixed fee You pay 0.50% in addition to the applicable rate

We offer tiered fees for receiving payments based on the volume of payments received in your PayPal Account from users in Mexico and subject to further review and approval by PayPal, but you must contact us to receive the applicable rate. Tiered rates are applied at PayPal’s discretion, and begin to be applied only once your account is approved for the applicable rate. The tiered fees that may apply are described in the table below:

If the volume of payments received in your PayPal Account from users in Mexico is: You may be eligible to pay:
$50,000 -$249,999 pesos 3.65% + fixed fee
$250,000 - $499,999 pesos 3.45% + fixed fee
$500,000 – $999,999 pesos 3.15% + fixed fee
+ $1,000,000 pesos 2.95% + fixed fee
And when you receive payments in your PayPal Account from users outside Mexico:
You pay 0.50% in addition to the applicable rate

Fixed fee for receiving payments

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Currency: Fee:
Australian Dollar: 0.30 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$0.60 BRL
Canadian Dollar: $0.30 CAD
Czech Koruna: 10.00 CZK
Danish Kroner: 2.60 DKK
Euro: 0.35 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar: 2.35 HKD
Hungarian Forint: 90.00 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 1.20 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥40.00 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

Installments

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When available, you may offer PayPal users the possibility to pay under a monthly installment program. If a PayPal user chooses to pay in monthly installments, PayPal will apply the following additional fees to the transaction.

If your customer pays in: Then you pay an additional fee of:
3 monthly Installments 4.55%
6 monthly Installments 7.25%
9 monthly Installments 11.25%
12 monthly Installments 13.50%

Micropayments for digital goods

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If you qualify to receive micropayments for digital goods and the funds you are receiving are coming from a user: Then you pay:
In Mexico 5.00% + fixed fee
Outside Mexico 5.50% + fixed fee

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 receiving payments or (ii) the Micropayments for digital goods Fees below, whichever rate results in a lower amount being charged to you for the transaction.

If you have both a Micropayments Fees for digital goods 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.

Fixed fee for micropayments for digital goods

Currency: Fee:
Australian Dollar: $0.05 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$0.10 BRL
Canadian Dollar: $0.05 CAD
Czech Koruna: 1.67 CZK
Danish Kroner: 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

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In Mexico and outside Mexico: You pay 2% of the payment up to a Maximum Mass Payment/Payout Fee per recipient as listed below.

Currency: Maximum fee per recipient:
Australian Dollar: $1.25 AUD
Brazilian Real: R$2.00 BRL
Canadian Dollar: $1.25 CAD
Czech Koruna: 24.00 CZK
Danish Kroner: 6.00 DKK
Euro: 0.85 EUR
Hong Kong Dollar: $7.00 HKD
Hungarian Forint: 210.00 HUF
Israeli New Shekel: 4.00 ILS
Japanese Yen: ¥120.00 JPY
Malaysian Ringgit: 4.00 MYR
Mexican Peso: 11.00 MXN
Currency: Maximum fee per recipient:
New Zealand Dollar: $1.50 NZD
Norwegian Krone: 6.75 NOK
Philippine Peso: 50.00 PHP
Polish Zloty: 3.00 PLN
Russian Ruble: 30 RUB
Singapore Dollar: 1.60 SGD
Swedish Krona: 9.00 SEK
Swiss Franc: 1.30 CHF
New Taiwan Dollar: $33.00 TWD
Thai Baht: 36.00 THB
U.K. Pounds Sterling: £0.65 GBP
U.S. Dollar: $1.00 USD

Chargeback fee

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The Chargeback Fee is charged at the moment 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 may be waived. The fee is based on currency received:

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 card fees

Your bank, the issuer and/or credit card company may charge you fees for sending or receiving payments through your PayPal Account. For example, you may be charged currency conversion fees, international transaction 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 by your bank, the issuer and/or Credit Card Company or any other financial institution based on the usage of your PayPal Account.

Invoicing

If you need an invoice for the PayPal fees charged with respect to your transactions, please click here. To get your invoices, you need to sign up on the Interfactura Site. Once registered, you will only be able to request invoices from the prior month. You will automatically receive the invoices for the current and following months.