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Pen or PIN

From 1 August 2014, PIN will replace signatures on credit and debit card purchase made in person.

Why are signatures being phased out?

To increase the security of the credit and debit card system, all credit and debit cards issued in Australia will require a PIN to make purchases in person. Signatures will no longer be accepted. Of course, you can still use contactless payments for transactions under $100.

Get ready for this change by switching to a PIN today.

Learn more about the PIN wise industry initiative here.


How do I get a PIN?

Creating or changing a PIN is easy. Here’s how:

A PIN is a faster and more secure way to pay than signatures.