Which deposit options does Skrill support?

1. Bank deposits
Skrill customers can fund their Skrill account with bank transfers from a  bank account. This deposit option is available for all countries and our banking network enables you to make local bank transfers without incurring cross border charges. Bank transfers must originate from a bank account held in your name.

Local and international bank transfers take 2 to 5 business days (excluding weekends and national holidays).


2. Credit/debit card deposits
Credit and debit card deposits are available worldwide. Card deposits are instant but please note that charges apply and that your first deposit may require identity verification.

Skrill supports popular international and local card types: AMEX, VISA, Mastercard®, JCB, Diners, Maestro*, Laser*, Carte Bleue*, CartaSi*, Postepay*, though some have limited availability, depending on your country of residence. 

Card deposits should originate from a credit or debit card that is not a virtual or prepaid type, and  the Skrill account holder must be the cardholder. You can also deposit with paysafecard in some countries.

Other country specific local deposit options are also available. For more information, please consult our Consumer Fees page or visit 'Deposit' in your Skrill account.

Please note that Skrill is not able to accept personal checks or money orders. We also cannot accept payments in cash.

*Limited availability based on country of residence.