Cross Border and Currency Conversion Fees in the UK

Transaction fees for cross border payments


Fees for receiving payments from buyers outside your country:

Sender's country Cross Border Fee
Northern Europe* 0.4%
Europe I/ US/ Canada** 0.5%
Europe II*** 1.0%
Rest of World 1.5%

* Aland Islands, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden.

**  Austria, Belgium, Canada, Channel Islands, Cyprus, Estonia, France (including French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Reunion and Mayotte) , Germany , Gibraltar, Greece, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, Montenegro, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City State.

*** Andorra, Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine.

Note:Cross Border Euro or Swedish Krona payments made between Accounts registered in the European Union or EEA will be treated as Domestic Commercial Transaction payments for the purpose of applying Fees.



Currency conversion fee


Fees for converting your balance or payments that you receive into another currency: 2.5% above the wholesale exchange rate


Fees for all other transactions involving a currency conversion (For example: sending payments not in UK Sterling):

Currency and Code Currency Conversion Fee
(above the wholesale exchange rate)
Argentine Peso (ARS) 4.0%
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 Shekel (ILS) 4.0%
Japanese Yen (JPY) 4.0%
Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 4.0%
Mexican Peso (MXN) 4.0%
New Zealand Dollar (NZD) 4.0%
Norwegian Krone (NOK) 3.5%
Philippine Peso (PHP) 4.0%
Polish Zloty (PLN) 3.5%
Singapore Dollar (SGD) 4.0%
Swedish Krona (SEK) 3.5%
Swiss Franc (CHE) 3.5%
Taiwan New Dollar (TWD) 4.0%
Thai Baht (THB) 4.0%
Turkish Lira (TRY) 3.5%
U.K. Pounds Sterling (GBP) 3.5%
U.S. Dollar (USD) 3.0%