Country of Residence and Available Services

Last Update: Dec 22, 2011

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
Bermuda India Qatar
Cayman Islands Indonesia Russia
Chile Israel Singapore
China Jamaica South Africa
Colombia Japan South Korea
Costa Rica Kenya Taiwan
Dominican Republic Kuwait Thailand
Ecuador Malaysia Turkey
El Salvador Mexico United Arab Emirates
Faroe Islands New Zealand Uruguay
Greenland Norway Venezuela
Guatemala Panama Vietnam

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 Dominica New Caledonia
Algeria Fiji Oman
Antigua and Barbuda French Polynesia Palau
Bahamas Grenada Saint Kitts and Nevis
Bahrain Honduras Saint Lucia
Barbados Jordan Saudi Arabia
Belize Lesotho Seychelles
Bosnia and Herzegovina Malawi Trinidad and Tobago
Botswana Morocco Turks and Caicos Islands
Croatia Mozambique  

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