|Your monthly sales||up to £1,500||£1,500.01 - £6,000.00||£6,000.01 - £15,000.00||£15,000.01 - £55,000.00||+£55,000|
|Transaction fee||3.4% + 20p||2.9% + 20p*||2.4% + 20p*||1.9% + 20p*||Callfor pricing|
|Nonprofit discounted rate||1.4% + 20p|
|Micropayments***||5% + 5p|
One-time purchase of only £99, incl. VAT & free delivery, plus a small fee per transaction:
Tiered Merchant Rates do not apply to payments received through PayPal Here
* You can apply for these Merchant Rates if you’ve received more than £1,500.00 GBP in PayPal payments in the previous calendar month. If you’re eligible for these Merchant Rates, log in to your PayPal account and apply via the online form.
** Freephone from a UK landline. However, costs from mobile may apply and are dependent on the terms of agreement with your network operator If you are calling from outside the United kingdom, use the following phone number: 00353 1 436 9004 (international call charges may apply).
*** You can apply for Micropayments if your average transaction is under £5. To apply call us on 0844 338 0470. Calls cost 5p per minute from a BT landline (minimum charge 5.5p). Calls from other networks may vary and from mobiles will cost considerably more.
Straightforward and no surprises.
- Shop on thousands of websites that accept PayPal and, unless your transaction involves a currency conversion, we won't charge you a penny.
- Send or receive money between friends and family and we won’t charge you anything, unless the payment is funded by a credit card, involves a currency conversion or is a cross-border payment.
- If you’re selling with us, you may be able to get competitive rates for your business.
Buying something with PayPal.
It’s free to use PayPal to buy something unless it involves a currency conversion.
|Buying online or instore :||Free (when no currency conversion is involved).|
Sending and receiving money.
It’s free to use PayPal to send or receive money between friends and family in the UK, as long as the payment is funded by a bank account or PayPal balance, and no currency conversion is involved.
We think that’s pretty fair.
|Sending or receiving money between friends and family within the UK :||Free for payments when the payment is funded by the sender’s PayPal balance or bank account. If you use a credit card or debit card, a fee of 3.4% + 20p applies. The sender usually chooses who pays the fee.|
|Sending or receiving money to/from friends and family outside the UK :||
A small fee applies to cross-border payments, depending on where the sender and the recipient are based and how the payment is funded.
The sender usually chooses who pays the fee.
|Sending or receiving money between friends and family within the UK (in foreign currencies) :||Currency conversion fees apply. If you are using a credit or debit card, a fee of 3.4% + 20p will also apply.|
Selling with PayPal.
We help process payments for millions of customers worldwide. Our seller fees are simple and transparent : PayPal charges UK sellers a fee of between 1.4% and 3.4% of the total sale plus 20p per transaction within the UK. The fee depends on how much you sell, so the more you sell, the less you pay. Check it out.
|Standard transaction fee within the UK :||3.4% + 20p per transaction.|
|Discounted fee for eligible merchants and not-for-profit organisations (upon application and approval) :||As low as 1.9% + 20p per transaction based on volume.|
|Micropayments within the UK (upon application and approval) :||5% + 5p per transaction.|
|PayPal Heretm (upon application and approval) :||2.75% for payments using Chip and PIN cards and PayPal check-in. 3.4% + 20p for card payments made by swiping the magnetic strip or manually entering the card details. Other fees may apply. PayPal Business account fees apply to all other payments received.|
|International sales :||Additional fees apply for currency conversion and cross-border payments.|
See our User Agreement for details of these transaction fees and other fees that may apply. Please note that PayPal does not control and is not responsible for fees charged by sellers to accept PayPal
|Transferring money in the UK (no currency conversion)||Transferring money abroad|
|Using bank account or PayPal balance||Free||A cross border fee of between 0.3% and 2% applies, depending on where you’re sending the money.|
|Using a debit card||Free||A cross border fee of between 3.4% and 7.4% + a fixed fee (based on currency received) applies.|
|Using a credit card||3.4% + 20p||A cross border fee of between 3.4% and 7.4% + a fixed fee (based on currency received) applies.|