Bancontact is the most popular online payment method in Belgium. Customers use a Bancontact card or mobile app linked to a Belgian bank account to make online payments that are secure, guaranteed, and confirmed immediately.

In order to pay with Bancontact, customers are redirected to the Bancontact website or mobile app to authorize the payment and then return to your website where they are immediately notified about the success or failure of the payment. Learn more: Bancontact payments 💡

Availability

  • Available for merchants in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the UK, the USA

    • Supported currency: EUR

  • Available for clients in Belgium

Setup

To offer this payment option in your online store, simply turn it on in your Stripe dashboard. It's easy, just follow these steps:

1. Within the website builder, open your store management area and go Payments Stripe → Manage to open your Stripe account:

2. Open your payment methods settings.

3. Scroll down to the Bank redirects section, and click Turn on next to Bancontact:

This payment method will be automatically suggested for your clients in Belgium.

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