About limits when using Apple Pay in stores

In some countries and regions, if your transaction exceeds a certain amount when paying in stores with Apple Pay, you might need to enter your PIN. In some cases, you might need to sign a receipt or use a different payment method.

Merchants and card issuers set limits for some transactions. Here are the transaction limits for contactless payments in stores, including Apple Pay:

Asia-Pacific

  

Australia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 200 AUD.

 

China mainland
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases.

 

Hong Kong
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 500 HKD.

 

Japan
At some stores, you might not be able to use Apple Pay or you might need to enter your PIN. At other stores, you might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 20,000 Yen.

 

Kazakhstan
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 25000 KZT (Visa) or 20000 KZT (Mastercard).

Macao
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases.

 

New Zealand
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 200 NZD.

 

Singapore
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN. At some stores, you might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 200 SGD.

 

Taiwan
You might need to provide a signature for purchases over 1000 NTD.

Europe

   

Austria
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 25 EUR.

 

Belarus
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 120 BYN (Visa) or 100 BYN (Mastercard).

 

Bulgaria
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 100 BGN.

 

Croatia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over HRK100.

 

Cyprus
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Czech Republic
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 500CZK.

 

Denmark
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 350 DKK.

 

Estonia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Finland
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

France
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Georgia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 160 GEL (Visa) or 100 GEL (Mastercard).

 

Germany
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 25 EUR (Visa) or 50 EUR (Mastercard).

 

Greece
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Hungary
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 15000 HUF.

 

Iceland
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 7500 ISK.

 

Ireland
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Italy
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 25 EUR.

 

Latvia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Liechtenstein
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over CHF40.

 

Lithuania
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Luxembourg
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 25 EUR (Visa) or 50 EUR (Mastercard).

 

Malta
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Montenegro
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 25 EUR.

 

Netherlands
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Norway
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 400 NOK (Visa) or 500 NOK (Mastercard).

 

Poland
You might need to enter your PIN for purchase over 100 EUR.

 

Portugal
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 EUR.

 

Romania
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 100 RON.

 

Russia
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 1000 RUB.

 

Slovakia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 20 EUR.

 

Slovenia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 15 EUR.

 

Spain
You might need to enter a PIN for purchases over 20 EUR (Visa) or 50 EUR (Mastercard).

 

Sweden
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 400 SEK.

 

Switzerland
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 80 CHF.

 

Ukraine
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 15000 UAH (Visa) or 1000 UAH (Mastercard).

 

United Kingdom
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 45 GBP.

 

Latin America and the Caribbean

   

Brazil
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 50 BRL.

 

     

Middle East

  

Saudi Arabia
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 300 SAR.

 

United Arab Emirates
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 100 AED.

 

North America

   

Canada
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 250 CAD.

 

United States
You might need to provide a signature for purchases over 50 USD.

 

Published Date: