To find out the country-specific e-commerce payment methods we support in addition to those accepted globally (Visa, Mastercard, Amex, Maestro), please see Local payment methods on the Viva Wallet Developer Portal.

There are some merchant categories that are not allowed for certain local payment methods. Please see table below for further details.

Merchant Category Code (MCC)

Description

Local payment method not allowed

5094

Precious Stones and Metals, Watches and Jewelry

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

5122

Drugs, Drug Proprietors, and Druggists Sundries

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

5499

Miscellaneous Food Stores—Convenience Stores, Markets, Specialty
Stores

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

5912

Drug Stores and Pharmacies

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

5993

Cigar Stores and Stands

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

5967

Direct Marketing – Inbound Teleservices Merchant

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

6051

Non-Financial Institutions – Foreign Currency, Money Orders (not wire transfer) and Travelers Cheques

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

6211

Security Brokers/Dealers

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

7841

Video Tape Rental Stores

BitPay, EPS, giropay, iDEAL, MULTIBANCO, BLIK & PayByLink (via P24), PayU, Sofort, WeChat Pay

7994

Video Game Arcades/Establishments

WeChat Pay

7995*

Betting (including Lottery Tickets, Casino Gaming Chips, Off-track Betting and Wagers at Race Tracks)

giropay, WeChat Pay

* if MCC 7995 is not prohibited, please refer to additional acceptance criteria and contact your Viva Wallet sales representative. Alternatively, you can contact us directly via our live chat facility. Simply click on the live chat icon in the bottom right-hand corner of this page.

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