Payment methods vary from country to country. For the right payment mix, you need the local payment hero to maximise conversions and you have to keep track of which payment methods are gaining ground.

Bancontact is a household name in Belgium. It is linked to a bank account and can be used in-store and online via a card or mobile app. PayPal is also growing in popularity.

Find out what you need for the optimal payment mix in Belgium.

Download our guide to Belgium and discover

  • Relevant payment methods
  • Specific information on cards
  • Our take on the payments landscape in Belgium

Key to online payments in Belgium

Bancontact is a highly secure direct-debit payment scheme with strong consumer authentication, making risks negligible.

Payment methods in Belgium