Barclays Pingit for Business
All you need is a mobile
Barclays Pingit allows customers to pay your business using just your mobile phone number. No terminals or dongles. Just mobiles.
No contract or monthly fee
The app is free to download. There’s no contract fee and you simply pay the same as you would to accept an online payment.
Quick and secure
Barclays Pingit is secure, and you get paid instantly. The money is in your account in seconds and you’re automatically protected in the event of fraud.
See which of your customers uses Barclays Pingit
When you log in, you’ll be asked if you want to sync your phone contacts with the app. It will show you who else with a UK mobile number uses Barclays Pingit, so you know you’ll be able to send and receive payments quickly and easily – no more need to wait for instructions.
Stay on top of your accounting
Find specific transactions quickly with the search function. If you need to issue a refund, it can be made instantly from the app – just like making a payment. See a report of all transactions made on any day – ingoing and out.
Customers can pay you by simply keying your mobile number into the app.
- Get paid up to £1,500 per day per customer, or up to £3,000 per day by your business customers
- Receive a text message when your business gets paid
- There is no cap on the value of payments you can receive in a day
Business Directory listing
List your business in the Pingit directory so customers can find, contact and pay you all from within the app.
Your unique Short Code
Your Barclays Pingit Short Code is a mixture of letters and number that is unique to your business. It allows you to get paid without giving out your business mobile number.
Barclays Pingit QR codes
- Customers just scan your QR code with their mobile and Barclays Pingit does the rest
- You can put a QR code wherever your customers will see it when they come to pay (eg your business cards, bills, website, point of sale or labels)
- You can generate a QR code in under a minute – free
Register online to only receive payments without the app
You can receive payments sent from Barclays Pingit without having to download the app. Just register online and other Barclays Pingit users will be able to send you money using your mobile number, Short Code, QR code or by finding your details in the Business Directory. Payments will be sent to your selected UK bank account.
You don't need a smartphone, just a mobile with a UK number that can receive texts.
To register for Barclays Pingit, you need to be aged 16 or over.
Is there a limit to the amount I can receive in a day?
No, there is no limit on the number or total value of payments you can receive in 1 day. However, the maximum that an individual customer can pay you is £3,000 if they're a business and £1,500 if they're a personal banking customer.
Can I only use Pingit on 1 phone?
Register up to 6 smartphone users against a single account so you and your team can send and receive from all devices.
How will I know when I’ve been paid?
You can be notified of payments by text and all appear on your bank statement.
What if I don’t have a Smartphone?
If you don’t have a smartphone or if you’re just not interested in sending payments, you can register online to receive payments.
My customer doesn’t have Pingit.
Customers can download the free app to their phone to send you payments. It’s available to anyone in the UK with a current account and mobile number who’s 16 or over.
How much can I send in a day?
You can pay people and businesses up to £3,000 a day. There’s no cap to how many payments you can receive or their value.
Barclays Pingit daily limits
Find out how much money you can send and receive each day using Barclays Pingit.
Barclays Pingit T&Cs
All the legal info you need to know about Barclays Pingit.
Barclays Pingit software T&Cs
Acknowledgements for the third party software we use for Barclays Pingit.