For Merchants

Introduced in 2010, the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada requires transparency of information relating to fees, thereby helping merchants reasonably forecast their costs related to accepting credit and debit card payments. The Code also allows merchants to choose which payment options they will accept.

FCAC is responsible for monitoring payment card network operators’ compliance with the Code.

 

In this section, merchants can expect to find information about: