At a Glance

Enjoy the ease of secure, on-the-go payments with your iPhone or Apple Watch and be rewarded with DBS/POSB Card privileges.

Add your DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Cards to Apple Pay, and get rewarded now!

 

How to set up

Here's how you can add your DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Cards to Apple Pay1.

For the iPhoneFor the Apple Watch
1. Open the Wallet app 1. Open the Apple Watch app on your iPhone and select 'Wallet & Apple Pay'
2. Tap the '+' sign 2. Tap 'Add Credit or Debit Card'
3. Follow the onscreen instructions 3. Follow the onscreen instructions

1 Apple Pay works with the following devices in stores or in apps: iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE or Apple Watch.

iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 4 and iPad mini 3 are enabled for purchases in apps.

For a list of compatible Apple Pay devices, view the official page at Apple here.

Click here for the latest DBS Terms and Conditions for Digital Wallet.

 

How it works

There’s no need to fumble around looking for your cards with Apple. Simply follow these steps for a fuss-free payment experience:

  1. Pay using your DBS/POSB Card in-store by placing your iPhone near a contactless reader with your finger on the Touch ID.
  2. A gentle tap and beep will confirm that your payment has been processed.
  3. Enjoy the convenience of shopping with an extra level of security.

On the Apple Watch, simply double-click the side button and hold the display up to the contactless reader. A gentle tap and beep will confirm that your payment has been processed.

For more information on Apple Pay, find out more at https://www.apple.com/support/apple-pay.

 

Where to Use

Shopping with your DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Cards is now a breeze with Apple. Just look out for the Apple Pay mark or contactless symbol at the checkout counter.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, you can. DBS/POSB Cardmembers ("Cardmembers") can now use an eligible DBS/POSB Card ("Card") with Apple Pay to pay at merchants who accept DBS contactless payments.

As a Cardmember, you can also get real-time notifications and details of your purchases when you use Apple Pay on iPhone or iPad. Notifications will be for your transactions made with Apple Pay or your Card.


All DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Cards are eligible for Apple Pay. You may add up to a maximum of 8 Cards per device.

Compatible devices include:

  • iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus (in stores and within apps)
  • iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, and iPad mini 4 (within apps)
  • Apple Watch paired with your iPhone (in stores)

Apple Pay allows a maximum of 8 cards to be loaded to the Wallet. To ensure you are receiving the many benefits of DBS/POSB Cards, make sure your DBS/POSB Card is set as your default Card.


Yes, you may add your DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Card to multiple devices, but you will need to set your Card up on each device separately.


You can do so by simply adding your DBS/POSB Visa & Mastercard® Credit and Debit Cards to Apple Pay. The first Card you load will automatically become your default Card.


Yes, you can. Payment via Apple Pay will always be made with your default Card. To change it, simply open Apple Wallet, tap and hold the Card you wish to set as the default and drag it to the front of the stack. You will then receive a notification confirming your new default Card setting.


No, there is no need to open an app or wake your iPhone to make a payment. Simply place your iPhone near the contactless reader with your finger on Touch ID. You will see “Done” on the display, along with a subtle vibration and beep, which lets you know your payment information has been sent.

For Apple Watch, double-click the side button and hold the display of your Apple Watch up to the contactless reader. A gentle tap and beep will confirm that your payment information has been sent.


Your Card in Apple Pay is protected by Touch ID and/or your device Passcode. For your security, when you make a purchase using Apple Pay, you must either use Touch ID or the Passcode for your device. All of your payment information will be encrypted in the Secure Element, a dedicated chip in your device.


Yes. You may use your eligible Card enrolled in Apple Pay to enjoy offers at participating merchants offering privileges to Cards. To learn more about eligibility and enrolling in offers, please visit the DBS Rewards site here.

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