Now the only thing you have to touch is your own phone

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A QR code means you don't have to handle cash, credit cards or remember a PIN. And it's easy. Just follow the steps below.

Scan

Just open the PayPal app and press "Scan." Hold your phone up to the QR code. It's a lot like taking a picture with your camera.

Pay

Enter the amount owed and press "Send."

Go

The app automatically generates a payment confirmation. Show it to the cashier to confirm the amount paid is correct and go - touch-free.


QR codes. A big idea for small businesses.

Even if you're new to taking payments, PayPal QR codes are simple to implement. We're even waiving "Goods & Services" seller fees through to 13 September, 2020.*

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Want your favourite business to use a QR code ?

Not all shops realise how easy it is to offer a QR Code. Just share this link with them, and if they don't have a PayPal account, it's free to sign up.

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QR codes. A big idea for small businesses.

Want your favourite business to use a QR code ?

Even if you're new to taking payments, PayPal QR codes are simple to implement. We're even waiving "Goods & Services" seller fees through to 13 September, 2020.*

Not all shops realise how easy it is to offer a QR Code. Just share this link with them, and if they don't have a PayPal account, it's free to sign up.

FAQs

QR-code payments will allow you to get paid in person with PayPal just by displaying your QR code for customers to scan. You don't need any additional devices.

Note to consumers

In order to avail of this functionality users will need:
(i) a PayPal account in good standing ; and
(ii) the PayPal app on their device. Limits, terms and conditions apply see PayPal’s User Agreement for details. For buyers, making a payment via QR code works like sending money through the PayPal app. It’s always free for buyers when they select Goods & Services and make a payment to a UK account from a UK account in £GBP. Fees apply when converting currency. PayPal QR code payment functionality does not benefit from PayPal Buyer Protection Policy.
Financial Services are provided by PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l et Cie, S.C.A. Société en Commandite par Actions Registered office: 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg R.C.S. Luxembourg B 118 349.


Note to merchants

*For sellers, transaction fees on QR code payments are temporarily waived until 13 September, 2020, to help businesses impacted by COVID-19. After that, you’ll pay a fee of 1.50% + £0.10 per transaction fee when your customers pay you. Other fees for using the PayPal Services may apply – see fees PayPal QR code payment functionality does not benefit from PayPal Seller Protection Policy
Financial Services are provided by PayPal (Europe) S.à r.l et Cie, S.C.A. Société en Commandite par Actions Registered office: 22-24 Boulevard Royal, L-2449 Luxembourg R.C.S. Luxembourg B 118 349.

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