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We’ve made EFTPOS pricing as clear and simple as possible, so you know exactly how much you’re paying.


Simple pricing, no lock-in contracts

EFTPOS machine rental

Starting at $24.75 a month for an EFTPOS Now terminal.


1.2% flat rate

For example, if you process $1000, you'll pay just $12.


Benefits for your business

No setup fees

Get up and running for nothing, with professional installation or our simple DIY kit.

No lock-in contract

Enjoy all the benefits of our EFTPOS machines, with no commitment to worry about.

Costs covered

Pay nothing for paper rolls and the investigation of occasional transaction disputes2.


No hidden fees or charges

Fee Description Amount (GST inclusive)
Monthly machine rental The cost of providing and maintaining your terminal. $24.75 (EFTPOS Now)
$27.50 (EFTPOS Connect)
Flat transaction rate Charged on all eftpos, Mastercard, Visa and UnionPay transactions1. 1.2%
Setup cost  The cost of installing your terminal (or providing a DIY kit) and setting up your merchant account. $0
Chargeback fee The fee associated with investigating transaction disputes. $0 (However, we may charge if disputes are excessive2)
Changing terminals The cost of changing terminals at one location. $88
Damage or non-return charge  A charge to cover damage to a terminal, or non-return. $550 (max.)
Mail/phone order fees A fee enabling the manual keying of transactions taken by mail or phone. $11/month
Reporting fee (for transactions within 90 days) The cost of a daily transaction report per terminal. $5.50/report
Reporting fee (for transactions outside of 90 days) The cost of preparing a daily transaction report. $71.50/hour
Duplicate merchant statement fee The cost of providing additional statements. $8.25/statement
Priority processing fee This is charged if you require a faster than normal terminal installation. $250


Explore our EFTPOS machine options

Take card payments anywhere in store or on the go

EFTPOS Now, great for cafes, shops, stalls and wagons, plus trade and professional businesses that don't need point of sale integration.

$24.75 a month rental

Integrate with Linkly POS systems³

EFTPOS Connect, great for larger retailers, hotels, restaurants and cafes wanting to integrate with point of sale systems powered by Linkly.

$27.50 a month rental


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Important information

Applications for merchant services are subject to approval. Terms and conditions apply. Full details are available on request.

1. Our 1.2% flat transaction rate does not apply to American Express, Diners Club and JCB cards.

2. Fees may be charged for chargebacks that are deemed to be excessive by St.George. You will be notified in writing one month prior to the fee being charged.

3. The Point of Sale solutions are supplied by POS Providers, not St.George. St.George does not guarantee or endorse those products and any related services. 

Mastercard® is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

UnionPay is a registered trademark of China Union Pay Co., Ltd.