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 flag
Australia
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 100 AUD.

 

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

 

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

 

Japan flag
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 flag

Kazakhstan
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 5000 KZT.

 

New Zealand flag
New Zealand
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 80 NZD.

 

Singapore flag
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 100 SGD.

 

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

Europe

   

Denmark flag

Denmark
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 200 DKK.

 

Finland flag
Finland
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 25 EUR.

 

France flag
France
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 20 EUR.

 

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

 

Ireland flag
Ireland
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 30 EUR.

 

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

 

Norway flag
Norway
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 200 NOK.

 

Russia flag

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

 

Spain flag
Spain
You might need to enter a PIN for purchases over 20 EUR.

 

Sweden flag
Sweden
You might need to enter your PIN for purchases over 200 SEK.

 

Switzerland flag
Switzerland
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 40 CHF.

 

Ukraine flag
Ukraine
You might need to sign a receipt or enter your PIN for purchases over 100 UAH.

 

United Kingdom flag
United Kingdom
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 30 GBP.

 

Latin America and the Caribbean

   

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

 

     

Middle East

  

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

 

    

North America

   

Canada flag
Canada
You might not be able to use Apple Pay for purchases over 100 CAD.

 

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

 

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