Zeller EFTPOS terminal

Zeller payment terminals accept a large range of payment types including EFTPOS, debit, credit and contactless transactions and can be countertop based or used as a portable terminal.

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Quick verdict

Suited for businesses that
  • Need a fast, mobile or countertop EFTPOS machine
  • Want an all-in-one business payment solution with linked bank account and Mastercard
  • Want both Wi-Fi and roaming coverage with a SIM card
  • Want to offer customer tipping, easy refunds, and the ability to add surcharges
Not suited for businesses that
  • Want to accept AliPay and ZipPay payments (this is coming soon, but not yet available)

What types of payment machines does Zeller have?

Zeller offers one type of EFTPOS terminal that's available in White or Black. The terminal can be used on your countertop or as a roaming terminal with a battery life of around one day. It can connect to your Wi-Fi, or you can choose to use a SIM card for connectivity when you're on the move (for example if you're setting up a pop up market stall). The terminals have touchscreen display, and allow customers to use contactless payments as well as swipe their card or insert their card to pay.

Features of Zeller

Here are the main features of a Zeller terminal and linked business account.

Range of payment options.

Zeller terminals accept a range of payment options including Visa, Mastercard, EFTPOS, American Express, JCB, Apple Pay and Google Pay.

No lock-in contract.

There is no lock-in contract for Zeller's terminal.

Linked business account.

You can choose to add the Zeller business account for free, and have access to your money the same day a transaction is made. You can transfer money from your Zeller account to your third-party bank account too.

Business Mastercards.

You can choose to add a linked Mastercard to your Zeller account to spend the money easily and quickly. You can also link multiple Mastercards to your Zeller account for your employees.

Option to use your current bank account.

You're able to settle into your current business bank account if you prefer, instead of the Zeller account.

Customised solutions for transactions.

You can add a tipping option into the payment process, process refunds and add in surcharges. You can also print receipts or send digital receipts to customers via email or SMS.

Unlimited data.

The Zeller SIM card is powered by Optus and includes unlimited data.

How much does Zeller EFTPOS cost?

  • Zeller terminal: $299 per terminal with no monthly contract
  • Processing fees: Card transactions that are tapped, inserted or swiped have a processing fee of 1.4%. Transactions where you need to manually enter the card details attract a fee of 1.7%.
  • Zeller SIM card: First month free, then $15 per month for unlimited data and no lock-in contract

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