1

Locate the recipient’s country in the table below.

2

Find the applicable fee based on the payment method used.

Recipient’s country Fee Plus additional fee for the portion of the payment funded by a credit card, debit card or prepaid card
United States, Canada, Northern Europe,* Europe I** or Europe II† £1.99 3.4% + fixed fee (charged in the currency received)
Any other country £3.993.4% + fixed fee (charged in the currency received)

Note: If your payment involves a currency conversion, a currency conversion fee also applies.

Currency transfer and cross-border commercial payment fees

Fees for receiving payments from buyers outside your country, are based on the fees for receiving domestic commercial payments with:

The percentage based element increased by the Cross-Border Fee outlined in the table below.

The fixed fee element based on the currency received or set out in the fixed fee table below.

Sender’s country Cross-border fee
Northern Europe* 0.4%
Europe I** 0.5%
US/Canada 1.0%
Europe II† 1.3%
Rest of world 2%

Fixed Fee (based on currency received)


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
90.00 HUF
Israeli new shekel 1.20 ILS
Japanese yen ¥40.00 JPY
Malaysian ringgit
2.00 MYR
Mexican peso 4.00 MXN
New Taiwan dollar $10.00 TWD
New Zealand dollar
$0.45 NZD
Norwegian krone 2.80 NOK
Philippine peso
15.00 PHP
Polish zloty
1.35 PLN
Russian ruble 10.00 RUB
Singapore dollar $0.50 SGD
Swedish krona 3.25 SEK
Swiss franc 0.55 CHF
Thai baht 11.00 THB
UK pounds sterling £0.20 GBP
US dollar $0.30 USD

PayPal currency conversion fee.

Fees for converting your balance or payments that you receive into another currency: 2.5% above the Base Exchange Rate††

Fees for all other transactions involving a currency conversion (e.g. sending payments not in GBP):

Currency and code Currency conversion fee
(above the Base Exchange Rate††)
Australian dollar (AUD) 4.0%
Brazilian real (BRL) 4.0%
Canadian dollar (CAD) 3.0%
Czech koruna (CZK) 3.5%
Danish krone (DKK) 3.5%
Euro (EUR) 3.5%
Hong Kong dollar (HKD) 4.0%
Hungarian forint (HUF) 3.5%
Israeli new shekel (ILS) 4.0%
Japanese yen (JPY) 4.0%
Malaysian ringgit (MYR) 4.0%
Mexican peso (MXN) 4.0%
New Taiwan dollar (TWD) 4.0%
New Zealand dollar (NZD) 4.0%
Norwegian krone (NOK) 3.5%
Philippine peso (PHP) 4.0%
Polish zloty (PLN) 3.5%
Russian ruble (RUB) 3.5%
Singapore dollar (SGD) 4.0%
Swedish krona (SEK) 3.5%
Swiss franc (CHF) 3.5%
Thai baht (THB) 4.0%
UK pounds sterling (GBP) 3.5%
US dollar (USD) 3.0%

†† For more information on how the Base Exchange Rate is set, see the User Agreement.