Who can use the Payconiq by Bancontact app?

Anyone who has a smartphone or tablet which is connected to the internet (via 3G, 4G or Wi-Fi - except for contactless payments) and who has at least one Bancontact card from one of the 20 participating banks:

  • ABK Bank
  • Argenta
  • AXA Bank
  • Bank J. Van Breda
  • Belfius
  • Beobank
  • BNP Paribas Fortis
  • bpost bank
  • CBC Banque
  • CPH Banque
  • Crelan
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Fintro
  • Hello Bank
  • ING België
  • KBC Bank
  • KBC Brussels
  • Keytrade Bank
  • Nagelmackers
  • VDK Spaarbank

In order to make remote payments to your friends or work colleagues (using the 'Contacts' button) or pay in shops (using the 'Shops' button), you will need to link a bank account number (IBAN) to the app. For the time being, this function is only available for customers of the following banks:

  • AXA
  • Belfius
  • BNP Paribas Fortis
  • CBC Banque
  • Fintro
  • Hello Bank!
  • ING
  • KBC Bank
  • KBC Brussels
  • vdk bank

Other banks will follow very soon.

Exception: if you were already a Payconiq user prior to the launch of the Payconiq by Bancontact app and you have transferred your existing Payconiq account to the new app, you will be able to use this function even if you are not a customer of one of the banks listed above.