Country of Residence and Available Services

Last Update: Jun 20, 2013

This PayPal User Agreement applies to you if you reside in one of the countries listed below. You are required to register your PayPal account in the country in which you reside.

PayPal service availability varies by country. Please see below to determine which services are available in your country of residence.

Countries with the ability to send and receive payments:

If you reside in one of these countries, you have the ability to send and receive payments.

Andorra Hong Kong Peru
Argentina Iceland Philippines
Bahamas India Qatar
Bahrain Indonesia Russia
Bermuda Israel Saudi Arabia
Botswana Jamaica Singapore
Cayman Islands Japan South Africa
Chile Jordan South Korea
China Kenya Taiwan
Colombia Kuwait Thailand
Costa Rica Malaysia Turkey
Dominican Republic Mexico United Arab Emirates
Ecuador Mozambique Uruguay
El Salvador Oman Venezuela
Faroe Islands New Zealand Vietnam
Greenland Norway  
Guatemala Panama  

Countries with the ability to send and receive payments and have Automatic Transfer:

If you reside in one of these countries, you have the ability to send and receive payments. In addition, PayPal will automatically transfer your PayPal balance to your US bank account or credit card on a regular basis.

Albania Fiji Palau
Algeria French Polynesia
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Antigua and Barbuda Grenada Saint Lucia
Barbados Honduras Seychelles
Belize Lesotho Trinidad and Tobago
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Malawi Turks and Caicos Islands
Croatia Morocco
 
Dominica New Caledonia

Countries with the ability to send payments:

If you reside in one of these countries, you have the ability to link a credit card to your PayPal account and send payments. You do not have the ability to receive payments.

Angola Guyana Samoa
Anguilla Kazakhstan Sao Tome and Principe
Armenia Kiribati  Senegal
Aruba Kyrgyzstan Serbia
Azerbaijan Republic Laos Sierra Leone
Benin Madagascar Solomon Islands
Bhutan Maldives Somalia
Bolivia
Mali Sri Lanka
British Virgin Islands
Marshall Islands
Suriname
Brunei
Mauritania
Svalbard and Jan Mayen
Burkina Faso
Mauritus Swaziland
Burundi
Mayotte Tajikistan
Cambodia
Micronesia, Federated States of Tanzania
Cape Verde
Mongolia Togo
Chad
Montserrat Tonga
Comoros Nambia Tunisia
Congo, Democratic Republic of
Nauru Turkmenistan
Congo, Republic of
Nepal Tuvalu
Cook Islands
Netherlands Antilles Uganda
Djibouti Nicaragua Ukraine
Egypt
Niger Vanuatu
Eritrea Niue Wallis and Futuna Islands 
Ethiopia
Norfolk Island
Yemen
Falkland Islands
Papua New Guinea
Zambia
Gabon Republic
Pitcairn Islands
 
Gambia
Rwanda
 
Georgia
Saint Helena
 
Guinea Saint Pierre and Miquelon
 
Guinea-Bissau Saint Vincent and the Grenadines