If you’re connecting the terminal to other hardware, you’ll need the Hub for Square Terminal costing €39 + VAT.
In Square’s store, you can buy the following compatible accessories:
- Countertop mount: €39 + VAT
- Barcode scanner: €119 + VAT
Transactions cost a fixed rate, 1.75% + VAT, for all chip, contactless and swipe card payments through the terminal regardless of card brand, country of issue or whether it is premium.
For manual card entry on the terminal, the transaction fee is 2% + VAT. Accepting invoiced or keyed payments in a browser (via Virtual Terminal) costs 2.95% + 25¢. If you send transactions from the virtual terminal to Square Terminal for a chip or contactless payment, the chip/tap fee of 1.75% + VAT applies.
Ecommerce transactions via the online store or payment links cost 1.4% + 25¢ + VAT for Irish and other EU/EEA cards or 2.9% + 25¢ + VAT for UK and international cards.
Refunds are free to process and chargebacks incur no admin fees. You even get free payment dispute support from the Square team, in case a chargeback should incur.
Transactions are automatically cleared – for free – in your bank account within 1-2 working days.