What is SoftPoS?
You could call it a contactless ‘Tap to Pay’ solution. It enables merchants to accept card payments on any NFC enabled Android Device.
Don't require dedicated hardware. Simply go to your local phone store and get an up-to-date Android device, download the SoftPoS App and accept card payments.
Currently the SoftPoS standard supports Mastercard and Visa. Other commonly used card brands and payments methods, such as Amex, Diners, Swish, Vipps, MobilePay and Klarna are being added.
In need of additional payment points? Simply on-board another Phone. Need a short term solution for a pop-up event? Fill in an onboarding request and register your Phone in minutes.
Secure and approved
The solution is certified towards a range of industry standards including: PCI-SPoC and Visa v1.8.1 Tap on Phone and Mastercard Tap to Phone.
What are the benefits?
For the Merchant
Lower cost of ownership, without having to invest in a dedicated payment terminal.
Suitable for queue busting solutions or as a backup payment acceptance solution.
Convenience, the Phone is in general always present and hence also the ability to accept contactless card payments.
For the Partner
- Simplified business model when hardware is not part of the equation.
- Quickly enable a merchant to accept payments without having to wait for hardware deliveries.
- Part of the Westpay ecosystem, get seamless access to transaction reporting and terminal management.
How do I get started?
It's easy! Contact our sales team and they will help you with the registration.
Your job is to download the SoftPoS App from the Google Play Store and complete the registration process by scanning the QR-Code via the App.
Other features and benefits
Send receipts directly to the card holder from the device.
Get insights and an overview of your transactions directly in the Access customer portal.
Works without connection to a sales software, simply enter amount and start the payment.