Mastercard: Interchange updates November 2016

A country-by-country overview of the latest updates to the domestic interchange rates for Hungary, Croatia, Portugal, the U.K., and Ireland.

Hungary

Mastercard is announcing new Hungary Intracountry Interchange Fees, effective December 1st 2016.

Payment product Rate
Debit Mastercard Consumer, Debit Mastercard Commercial 0.20%

Croatia 

Mastercard announces new Croatia Intracountry Commercial Interchange Fees.

The following table provides the new Croatia Intracountry Interchange Fees. New rates effective 1 January 2017 are shown in bold: 

Payment product Fee tier General
Mastercard Business,
Mastercard Prepaid Commercial,
Debit Mastercard Business, Mastercard Executive BusinessCard
Card,
Mastercard Corporate Executive Card,
Mastercard Professional Debit BusinessCard Card, Mastercard Corporate Prepaid 
Low value payment 1.75%
Chip 1.75% + HRK 0.40
Merchant UCAF 1.85% + RFK 0.40
Full UCAF 1.95% + HRK 0.40
Base 1.85 + HRK 0.40
Mobile payment - Acquirer domain 1.95% + HRK 0.40
Mastercard Corporate,
Mastercard FleetCard,
Mastercard Purcahsing Card, Mastercard Preferred BusinessCard,
Mastercard Prepaid Business Preferred, Business Premium Debit, Mastercard Central Travel Solutions Air
Card, World Elite Mastercard for BusinessCard, World Mastercard for Business Card, Mastercard B2B Product
Low value payment 2.00%
Chip 2.00% + HRK 0.40
Enhanced electronic 2.20% + HRK 0.40
Merchant UCAF 2.10% + HRK 0.40
Full UCAF 2.10% + HRK 0.40
Base 2.20% + HRK 0.40
Mobile payment - acquirer domain 2.20% + HRK 0.40
Large ticket level 1 1.65% + HRK 77
Large ticket level 2 1.55% + HRK 154
Maestro commercial Low value payment 1.75%
Chip 1.75% + HRK 0.40
Chip-late presentment 1.75% + HRK 0.40
PIN-verified 1.75% + HRK 0.40
Signature verified 1.95% + HRK 0.40
Secure ecommerce 1.85% + HRK 0.40
Mail order / telephone order 1.95% + HRK 0.40
Mobile payment - acquirer domain 1.95% + HRK 0.40

Portugal

Mastercard is announcing new Portugal Intracountry Interchange Fees for commercial products, effective January 1st 2017.

The following table provides the new Portugal Intracountry Interchange Fees for commercial products. New rates are shown in bold:

Payment product Fee tier General Large merchants
Mastercard Corporate,
Mastercard FleetCard, Mastercard Purchasing Card
Contactless 1.75% 1.20%
Chip 1.75% 1.20%
Enhanced electronic 1.95% 1.40%
Merchant UCAF 1.85% 1.30%
Full UCAF 1.85% 1.30%
Base 1.95% 1.40%
Large ticket level 1 1.40% + EUR 10.00 1.05% + EUR 5.00
Large ticket level 2 1.35 + EUR 40.00 1.00% + EUR 20.00
Mastercard Business  Contactless 1.50% 0.95%
Chip 1.50% 0.95%
Enhanced electronic 1.70% 1.15%
Merchant UCAF 1.60% 1.05%
Full UCAF 1.60% 1.05%
Base 1.70% 1.15%
Mastercard Corporate Debit Contactless 1.15% 0.90%
Chip 1.15% 0.90%
Enhanced electronic 1.35% 0.10%
Merchant UCAF 1.25% 1.00%
Full UCAF 1.25% 1.00%
Base 1.35% 1.10%
Mastercard Business Debit  Contactless 0.90% 0.65%
Chip 0.90% 0.65%
Enhanced electronic 1.10% 0.85%
Merchant UCAF 1.00% 0.75%
Full UCAF 1.00% 0.75%
Base 1.10% 0.85%
Mastercard Corporate Prepaid  Contactless 1.35% 1.05%
Chip 1.35% 1.05%
Enhanced Electronic 1.55% 1.25%
Merchant UCAF 1.45% 1.15%
Full UCAF 1.45% 1.15%
Base 1.55% 1.25%
Mastercard Business Prepaid  Contactless 1.10% 0.80%
Chip 1.10% 0.80%
Enhanced electronic 1.30% 1.00%
Merchant UCAF 1.20% 0.90%
Full UCAF 1.20% 0.90%
Base 1.30% 1.00%
Maestro Small Business  Contactless 0.90% 0.65%
Chip 0.90% 0.65%
Chip - Late4 presentment 1.10% 0.85%
PIN-verified 0.90% 0.65%
Signature verified 1.10% 0.85%
Secure ecommerce 1.00% 0.75%
Mail order / telephone 1.10% 0.85%
Maestro Prepaid Commercial Contactless 1.10% 0.80%
Chip 1.10% 0.80%
Chip - late presentment 1.30% 1.00%
PIN-verified 1.10% 0.80%
Signature verified 1.30% 1.00%
Secure ecommerce 1.20% 0.90%
Mail order / telephone 1.30% 1.00%

United Kingdom

Mastercard is announcing new United Kingdom Intracountry Interchange Fees for commercial products, effective March 1st 2017.

The following table provides the new United Kingdom Intracountry Interchange Fees for commercial products: 

Payment product Fee tier New rates
Mastercard Corporate, Mastercard FleetCard, Mastercard Purchasing Card, Mastercard Prepaid Business Preferred, Mastercard B2B Product, Mastercard Central Solution Travel Contactless  1.50%
Mastercard Business, Mastercard Professional Card, Mastercard Corporate Executive Card Mastercard Prepaid Commercial  Contactless 1.30%
Debit Mastercard Business, Mastercard Corporate Prepaid Contactless terminal 0.80%
Contactless 0.70%
Contactless high value 1.05%
Chip and PIN 0.70%
Enhanced electronic 1.10%
Merchant UCAF 0.80%
Full UCAF 0.95%
Base 1.10%
Approved charity waiver 0.00%
Masterpass 0.80%
Merchant rebate 0.00%
Business Premium Debit Contactless terminal 1.05%
Contactless 0.95%
Contactless high value 1.05%
Chip and PIN 0.95%
Enhanced electronic 1.35%
Merchant UCAF 1.05%
Full UCAF 1.35%
Base 1.35%
Approved charity waiver 0.00%
Masterpass 1.05%
Merchant rebate 0.00%

Ireland

Mastercard is announcing new Ireland Intracountry Commercial Interchange Fees, effective March 1st 2017.

The following table provides the new Ireland Intracountry Commercial Interchange Fees. New rates are shown in bold:

Payment Fee tier Rates
Mastercard Corporate, Mastercard FleetCard, 
Mastercard Purchasing Card ,Mastercard B2B Product
Mastercard Central Solution Travel, Mastercard Prepaid Business Preferred 
Contactless 1.50%
Mastercard Business,
Mastercard Executive, Mastercard Prepaid Commercial, Mastercard Professional Card
Contactless 1.25%
Debit Mastercard for Business, 
MasterCard Corporate Prepaid
Contactless 0.70%
Chip & PIN 0.70%
Enhanced electronic 1.10%
Merchant UCAF 0.80%
Full UCAF 0.95%
Base 1.10%
Business Premium Debit Contactless 0.95%
Chiip & PIN 0.95%
Enhanced electronic 1.35%
Merchant UCAF 1.05%
Full UCAF 1.20%
Base 1.35%