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Paycentre POS (Get it Today and everything you need to know)

Have you been looking for a cheap and reliable POS like Paycentre POS and you haven’t been able to get one?

In this article, I will show you how to get a Paycentre POS and answer any important questions you might have about the POS. 

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Paycentre BIG/ traditional POS

Paycentre POS price(Cautionary fee)

The price for Paycentre POS is N14,000 for the MPOS and N25,000 for the traditional/ Big POS for you to get the POS from them. This cautionary fee is so that you won’t damage the POS. Paying this fee does not mean you have bought the POS. 

How long will it take you to get a Paycentre POS?

To get a Paycentre POS, it can take between a day to 1 week. 

How much does Paycentre charge per transaction?

Paycentre charges 0.5% on withdrawal and an average of N20 on average on every deposit of any amount

This means you will be charged N5 on average on every N1000 you withdraw for a customer and you will be charged N20 to transfer any amount whether on the POS or on their web platform

That means if you withdraw as follow

N1000 charges is N5

N2000 charges is N10

N3000 charges is N15

N4000 charges is N20

N5000 charges is N25

N6000 charges is N30

N7000 charges is N35

N8000 charges is N40

N9000 charges is N45

N10,000 charges is N50

N11,000 charges is N65

N12,000 charges is N65  

N13,000 charges is N65

N14,000 charges is N65 

N15,000 charges is N65 

N16,000 charges is N80

N17,000 charges is N80

N18,000 charges is N80  

N19,000 charges is N80

N20,000 charges is N80

>>N20,000 is N90  

Any amount greater than N20,000 is N90 flat

Paycentre charges for deposit

N0 to N5000 transfer charges is N10.5

N5,001 to N50,000 transfer charges is N26.25

N50,000 and above transfer charges is N52.50

Agents are given back 20% of funds transfer transaction charges

Is there stamp duty on Paycentre POS 

There is no stamp duty on Paycentre POS. Stamp duty is an extra N50 charged by the federal government on any withdrawal or inward transfer from N10,000 and above. This amount is not been charged on Paycentre 

How do I get my PayCentre POS?

To get a Paycentre POS , follow the following steps

Step1: Fill the KYC form (you will need to contact any Paycentre aggregator close to you or visit their office. You can chat me on 08101409501 <<<Click here to chat me on Whatsapp>>>> )

Step2: Submit the KYC form to your AMBASSADOR plus your ID card, Nepa bill, and attach a passport photograph to the form

Step3: Make payment of N14,000 for the POS (as a cautionary fee)

Step4: Collect the POS

Step5: Activate the Paycentre POS and start transacting

What do i need to get a Paycentre POS?

All you need to get a Paycentre POS is your ID card (whether national ID card, Driver’s license, Voter’s card or international passport), Nepa bill, and passport photograph. These plus a cautionary fee of N14,000 is what you need to get the Paycentre POS. 

The following documents will be required

  • A verified Identity card such as International Passport, National ID Card, or Voters Card
  • Utility Bill (Nepa Bill)
  • Business License (For Registered business only)
  • Your BVN
  • Account Number
  • Valid email address

Other details you will need to apply for Paycentre POS

  • First name
  • last name.
  • The gender.
  • Email address.
  • State
  • Local government
  • Phone number.

Why does Paycentre ask for your BVN

The Bank Verification Number is used to confirm that your personal information submitted is valid for proper KYC documentation as required by the CBN

How do I contact Paycentre customer care if i have any issue

Paycentre has one of the most responsive customer support in agency banking.You can always reach them via their email [email protected] or call them on their Phone Number:+23417006213. And this gives you the opportunity to ask any question you might have. 

How do i log complain on the Paycentre POS or platform

You can log any complaint or any issue you have on the Paycentre POS on the Paycentre app support platform. Most complaints get resolved automatically, even without you contacting support. 

How do I access my dashboard on Paycentre

You can access your dashboard by logging in to your Paycentre POS app (you can download it on playstore). 

What are the things you can do on a Paycentre POS machine

Here are some services you can do on a Paycentre POS

  1. Cash withdrawal
  2. Fund Transfer
  3. Instant Settlement
  4. Payment of Utility Bills
  5. Cardless USSD withdrawal 

Can Paycentre POS check account balance for a customer ATM

Not yet. This is a feature they might add in the future

Does Paycentre have the big POS

Yes. Paycentre now have a Big POS that can print on it’s own. below is all the things you need to know about Paycentre Big POS

Here are some questions you may have about Paycentre big POS: 

  • Do I need an activation code to use the big POS?  

Yes, you need an Activation code.  

  • Can I change or swap my mPOS with the BIG POS?  

No, you can’t change or swap your mPOS for the BIG POS. You can register for the BIG POS if you are opening a new location with PayCentre.  

  • Must I connect my phone to the BIG POS to transact?  

No, you don’t need to connect the BIG POS to your phone for transactions. But you must set up your PayCentre account on the application before transacting.  

  • Which transactions can I do on the big POS without the PayCentre application?  

At the moment, you can only carry out cash-out/withdrawals on the BIG POS and then carry out all the other transactions such as funds transfer, card-less withdrawals and bill payments on your PayCentre Application.  

  • Is there a maintenance charge on the big POS?  

Yes, the monthly maintenance charge for the BIG POS is N1,000 while the mPOS is N500.  

  • Can I use 2 PayCentre POS devices in one location?  

Yes, but you would need to have two agent accounts.   

  • How do I connect the big POS to the PayCentre application?  

You don’t need to connect your POS to the PayCentre application.  

  • Is the big POS still free and can it be collected back by E-SL?  

The BIG POS is still free and can be collected back by E-SL if the agent becomes inactive. Registration fee is N25,000 Naira.  

How do I connect my Paycenter POS to my phone?

To connect your Paycentre POS to your phone you follow a similar process as you will do in pairing two phones over Bluetooth. The first step is to turn on your phone Bluetooth

The second step is to turn on your Paycetre pinpad

Next step is to search for the pinpad Bluetooth under your phone Bluetooth settings

Pair the two Bluetooth together

After pairing, login into your Paycentre app and follow the prompt. it’ that simple

How do I activate my Paycentre POS?

After getting your brand new paycentre POS, the next step is to activate the POS to start using it. Make sure you have filled and submitted all necessary KYC forms to Paycentre or your ambassador. When you receive an activation email, follow the instructions as stated in this video


Can Paycentre POS print a receipt?

Yes, Paycentre POS can print receipts with the help of an external printer like the one below. You can buy the external printer at any store close to you or order it on Jumia (CLICK ON THE IMAGE BELOW AND SEARCH FOR BLUETOOTH PRINTER) or <<<Click HERE to order the Bluetooth printer on Jumia now>>>

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Bluetooth printer for Paycentre POS (click on the image to buy on JUMIA now search for BLUETOOTH PRINTER)

How much commission does Paycentre give on services

Here are the commissions Paycentre will pay you as an agent when you buy airtime, or pay for Tv subscription for a customer or pay electricity bill for customers

Paycentre commisson for airtime

MTN 2% commission

Glo  2% commission

Etisalat  2% commission

Airtel 2% commission

Paycentre commission for TV Subscription.

DStv 1% commission.

GOtv 1% commission.

Startimes 1% commission.

Paycentre commission on electricity payment

EKEDC agent receives a commission of 0.4%

PHEDC agent receives a commission of 0.6%

KANO POSTPAID agent receives a commission of 0.8%

IBEDC agent receives a commission of 0.3%

KADUNA POSTPAID agent receives a commission of 0.6%

IKEDC agent receives a commission of 0.75%

ABUJA POSTPAID agent receives commission of 0.5%

JOS POSTPAID agent receives a commission of 0.45%

WAEC commission on paycentre

Agent receives N100 commission on every WAEC card sold via paycentre

How do i upgrade my KYC level on Paycentre

There’s no level on Paycentre POS for now as all agents can enjoy the full package on the platform 

How secure is Paycentre and where is Paycentre head office

Paycentre is licensed by the central bank of Nigeria (CBN), which authorizes them to carry out agency banking services and they have been in the agency banking business for long

Why do so many people like Paycentre POS

People like Paycentre POS because they are

  1. Reliable
  2. fair pricing and fair commission
  3. Excellent network reliability
  4. instant settlement
  5. Great customer support 

Does Paycentre have a mobile app

Yes you can download the app by visiting play store or apple store on iphone just search for Paycentre

How do I fund my Paycentre account

At the moment, the only way to fund your Paycentre wallet is to use your ATM card to withdraw on your Paycentre POS and have the money credited just the way you will do for any withdrawal. The other way is to do a wallet-to-wallet transfer, this will only be possible if you have two or more Paycentre POS and you want to transfer from one pos to another.

How do i change my email address or phone number on paycentre

In case you lost your email address or your phone number that is connected to your paycentre account, all you have to do is to print and fill out the form below then send it to paycentre email and your changes will be effected withing 24hours

Paycentre kyc update form
Paycentre kyc update form


What bank cards can i use on paycentre?

The Paycentre application accepts all Nigeria Debit and Credit cards

Does paycentre have a physical office 

Paycentre address in lagos

Lagos address is 13, Hughes Avenue, Alagomeji- Yaba, Opposite Law, Union and Rock

Other Paycentre addresses

Abeokuta – South-West Regional Office 1

PROHUB, First Floor, 38, Salawu Olabode Avenue, Ewang Road, Idi-Aba, Abeokuta. Ogun State

Ibadan – South-West Regional office 2

45, Soun Ajagungbade Street, Off Aare Avenue, Bodija, Ibadan

Port Harcourt – South-South Regional Office

Office No 1, 2nd Floor Samkem Building, No 38 Old Refinery Road Akpajo, Eleme River State

Imo – South – East Regional Office

Angelina House, 31 Wetheral Road, Owerri, Imo State

Abuja – North Central Regional Office

EFAB Plaza Extension, No 70A, Area 11 Garki, Abuja.

Kano – North West Regional Office

No. 26A, Post Office Road, Near Bureit Road, Fagge LGA, Kano

Delta – South- South Regional Office

No. 2 Waico Layout (First Floor) Behind Airtel Office, Effurun-Sapele Road Water Resources Warri, Delta state.

Kwara- North Central Regional Office

243 Forgo Plaza Taiwo Oke, Ilorin, Kwara State.

What’s paycentre office hours 

Monday-Friday 9:00AM – 5:00PM | Saturday-Sunday CLOSED


Getting Paycentre POS is very easy,and it is one the POS you easily get fast If you are just starting your POS business.

In case you need any help, you can always contact me on WhatsApp on 08101409501 <<<Click here to chat me on Whatsapp>>>> i am always available to help you get the POS

Here are some other alternative POS to Paycentre POS

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