Accept Bancontact – Belgium's preferred way to pay
Offer your Belgian customers familiarity and security when they shop with you. Bancontract is the payment method of choice for nearly half of online transactions in Belgium.
A must-have for Belgian customers
With 15 million in circulation, there are more Bancontact cards than people in Belgium. The local payment method of choice, Bancontact offers high acceptance rates and a choice of card, app, and QR flows.
A trusted local card
Over 80% of card transactions in Belgium are Bancontact payments.
High conversion rates
Efficient payment flows with real-time transaction confirmation.
Secure, authenticated payments with no risk of chargebacks.
Payment method features
Accept Bancontact with Checkout.com
Expand your reach and drive better conversion with the payments methods your customers love. Wherever they are.
Local debit card
Merchant countries *
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain, Qatar, Egypt, Jordan, Pakistan, Australia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, United Kingdom, United States, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay
Business countries for Bancontact
- United Arab Emirates
- Saudi Arabia
- Hong Kong
- New Zealand
- United Kingdom
- United States
Min transaction amount
Max transaction amount
500 EUR for QR and mobile payments
Settlement currency **
Desktop and mobile
Full service (gateway + collecting)
* Subject to service agreements, legal entity location and presence, and company compliance approval. ** Settlement currencies vary based on merchant agreement