Transaction limits

Below you will find how much money you can accept every day. The limits depend on the method used for card holder verification, eg. whether your customer enters their PIN, uses swipe and sign, or touch ID — and whether you have a private* or business account: 

Chip and PIN (incl. contactless) or Touch ID
Private account*
£1000 limit per 24 hours. This is also the limit per card and transaction. 
 
Business account
£500,000 limit per 24 hours.
£5,000 transaction limit per card and transaction.

Chip & Signature 
Private account*
£1000 limit per 24 hours. This is also the limit per card and transaction.

Business account 
£200,000 limit per 24 hours.
£2,500 limit per card and transaction.

Magnetic stripe & Signature 
Private account*
£100 limit per 24 hours. This is also the limit per card and transaction.

Business account 
£200,000 limit per 24 hours.
£2,500 limit per card and transaction.
 

More information:
- The minimum amount for a single transaction is £1 
- The total card payment limit for private accounts* is £4,000 per 12 months.


*The option to register for individual iZettle accounts was removed in March 2017. This information applies to existing users only.

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