With your Yorkshire Bank debit card, you can pay for a wide range of goods and services at millions of locations worldwide†. Use your card anywhere you see the MasterCard or Maestro acceptance mark – depending upon your own card type.
Just to keep us right and explain activity on your account, if you’re going abroad, it’s advisable to let us know where you will be using your card at least 24 hours in advance. Please contact Direct Banking on 0800 456 1 247.
† Purchase spending limits and transaction fees apply when you use your debit card abroad.
Most Yorkshire Bank debit cards are contactless. If your debit MasterCard is contactless, you can pay for items up to £30* without having to enter your PIN. Just touch your card against the contactless card reader when you’re ready to pay. You’ll hear a beep and see a green light on the reader. You’ve paid.
* From 1st September 2015 the limit increased from £20 to £30. However, it may take some time for the limit increase to be available at every point of sale.
You can withdraw up to £500 a day from an ATM using your debit MasterCard contactless card. The daily limit for all other debit cards is £350. If you are unsure of this, your card carrier will reflect the withdrawal limit.*^
* Transaction fees apply when you use your debit card abroad. Details of the limits and charges which apply are provided in the tariff guide for the account on which your card is issued.
^ Cash element of purchase with cashback transactions count against the ATM limits.
Online shopping is straightforward with your debit card, and we provide you with a SecureCode™ to make security that bit more robust.
Many shops offer free ‘Purchase with CashBack’ so that you can include up to £100 CashBack^ each time you shop.
^Cash element of purchase with cashback transactions count against the ATM limits.