Contactless payments The easier way to pay Your contactless card is the simple way to pay in seconds for purchases of £30 and under, without entering your PIN. For security we will, from time to time, ask you to perform a CHIP and PIN transaction. Look Look for the contactless symbol when paying for purchases of £30 and under. Touch Touch your contactless card against the reader. Confirm A beep or a green light shows your payment is approved.