What is PayNow and how do I link my NRIC to PayNow?
PayNow is a secure funds transfer service that allows customers to receive money into their bank account via NRIC/FIN and/or mobile number.
With PayNow, the recipient’s bank information will be kept private. The recipient will need to provide their mobile number or NRIC/FIN to the sender to send money. Other PayNow users will not have access to your personal details unless it is provided by you.
To receive government benefits via PayNow, you will need to link your NRIC to PayNow. PayNow-Mobile number is not accepted. You can register for PayNow-NRIC if you have a bank account with the following participating banks in Singapore:
You may refer to your respective bank's website for specific details on how to link your NRIC to PayNow. If you do not have internet or mobile banking, you can contact your bank directly to register for PayNow-NRIC.
If you do not have a PayNow NRIC-linked account, and wish to receive your payment via bank crediting, you may provide your bank account details to us by logging in to our e-services with your Singpass.