Following the latest announcement of the international card organizations, Worldline/SIX Payment Services will implement the new limits for contactless payments. The increase is part of measures to slow down the spread of coronavirus. We have summarised all current and future applicable limits for you. Following the latest announcement of the international card organizations, Worldline/SIX Payment Services will implement the new limits for contactless payments. The increase is part of measures to slow down the spread of coronavirus. We have summarised all current and future applicable limits for you.

Last update on 28.05.2020

Mastercard/Debit Mastercard/Maestro

Country

effective from date

Currency

Old limit

New limit

Austria

02.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Belgium

14.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Croatia

21.04.2020

HRK

100

350

Cyprus

07.04.2020

EUR

20

50

Czech Republic

07.04.2020

CZK

500

500

France

24.04.2020

EUR

30

50

Germany

07.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Vatican City

07.04.2020

EUR

25

25

Hungary

07.04.2020

HUF

5000

15000

Italy

07.04.2020

EUR

25

25

Liechtenstein

16.04.2020

CHF

40

80

Luxembourg

01.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Netherlands

07.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Poland

30.03.2020

PLN

50

100

Slovakia

23.04.2020

EUR

20

50

Slovenia

07.04.2020

EUR

25

25

Switzerland

16.04.2020

CHF

40

80

United Kingdom

07.04.2020

GBP

30

45

Visa/Visa Debit/V Pay

Country

effective from date

Currency

Old limit

New limit

Austria

02.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Belgium

14.04.2020

EUR

20

50*

Croatia

21.04.2020

HRK

100

100

Cyprus

07.04.2020

EUR

20

50

Czech Republic

07.04.2020

CZK

500

500

France

11.05.2020

EUR

30

50

Germany

07.04.2020

EUR

50

50

Vatican City

07.04.2020

EUR

20

20

Hungary

07.04.2020

HUF

5000

15000

Italy

07.04.2020

EUR

25

25

Liechtenstein

16.04.2020

CHF

20

80

Luxembourg

01.04.2020

EUR

50

50

Netherlands

23.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Poland

30.03.2020

PLN

50

100

Slovakia

20.04.2020

EUR

20

50

Slovenia

07.04.2020

EUR

25

25

Switzerland

16.04.2020

CHF

40

80

United Kingdom

07.04.2020

GBP

30

30

* Only for domestic transactions, the limit for international transactions until 16 October 2020 is EUR 20.

American Express

Country

effective from date

Currency

Old limit

New limit

Austria

09.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Belgium

30.03.2020

EUR

25

50

Croatia

26.03.2020

HRK

100

250

Cyprus

25.03.2020

EUR

20

50

Hungary

15.04.2020

HUF

5000

15000

Italy

31.03.2020

EUR

25

50

Luxembourg

01.04.2020

EUR

20

50

Netherlands

30.03.2020

EUR

25

50

Poland

24.03.2020

PLN

50

100

Slovakia

24.03.2020

EUR

20

50

Switzerland

02.04.2020

CHF

40

80

United Kingdom

01.04.2020

GBP

30

45

Bancontact

Country

effective from date

Currency

Old limit

New limit

Belgium

15.04.2020

EUR

25

50

Luxembourg

15.04.2020

EUR

25

50

JCB

Country

effective from date

Currency

Old limit

New limit

Austria

27.05.2020

EUR

25

50

Belgium

27.05.2020

EUR

20

50

Croatia

27.05.2020

HRK

100

350

Cyprus

27.05.2020

EUR

20

50

France

27.05.2020

EUR

30

50

Germany

27.05.2020

EUR

25

50

Hungary

27.05.2020

HUF

5000

15000

Luxembourg

27.05.2020

EUR

25

50

Netherlands

27.05.2020

EUR

25

50

Poland

27.05.2020

PLN

50

100

Slovakia

27.05.2020

EUR

20

50

Slovenia

27.05.2020

EUR

15

25

Switzerland

27.05.2020

CHF

40

80

United Kingdom

27.05.2020

GBP

20

45


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