About PayPal

Link your NAB card to your PayPal account and make fast, easy and secure payments at millions of online stores.

Easy to use

You can check out with PayPal at millions of websites globally in just a few taps.


Your card details are securely encrypted and never shared with merchants, so you can shop online safely. Plus NAB has you covered with 24/7 fraud monitoring.

You’re in control

You’ll have control of how you manage your cards with PayPal. See which NAB cards are linked to your PayPal account and change them if needed.

Eligible cards

All NAB personal credit and debit cards are eligible for enrolment in PayPal via the NAB app.
You can enrol more than one eligible card. However, only one card can be set to be your preferred card for online purchases.
You’ll continue to receive the same loyalty rewards your eligible card offers when you checkout online with PayPal.

Protecting your purchases

In addition to NAB’s fraud protection, in the unlikely event that something goes wrong, such as your purchase doesn’t arrive or differs from the description, let us know straight away and we’ll investigate it for you.

For more detailed instructions see how to dispute a transaction.

PayPal also protects your eligible purchases with their Buyer Protection cover. Terms and conditions apply, opens in new window.

How to link your card to PayPal

It’s simple to link your NAB card to your PayPal account to buy items online.

Add your preferred NAB card to PayPal in just a few short steps.

  1. Select Cards in the NAB app.

  2. Select a card to add to PayPal.

  3. Review the important information before continuing to PayPal.

  4. Log in to an existing PayPal account if you have one, or Sign Up for a new account.

  5. Review the important information before tapping Connect.

  6. Select your NAB card as the preferred way to pay when you shop online using PayPal.

  7. Card successfully added. You’ll now be able to make online purchases using your NAB card in PayPal.

If you already have an existing card linked with PayPal, you can follow the above prompts to add additional cards if you like. You can select it as your preferred payment method.

Help and support

We can help you if you have issues enrolling an eligible NAB card into PayPal, have transaction queries, or would like to remove an additional cardholder.

Call us:

  • For personal customers, 13 22 65 from Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 7:00pm (AEST/AEDT) or Saturday to Sunday, 9:00am to 6:00pm (AEST/AEDT) or +61 3 8641 9083 if you're overseas or;
  • For business customers, 13 10 12 from Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 8:00pm (AEST/AEDT) or Saturday to Sunday, 9:00am to 6:00pm (AEST/AEDT) or +61 3 8641 9937 if you're overseas.

Removing or re-adding your NAB Visa card

If you’d like to remove your NAB Visa card from PayPal, follow PayPal’s instructions on how to remove a credit or debit card from your PayPal account, opens in new window.

If your card’s been lost or stolen and you want to re-add a card to PayPal, you need to remove your old card and add your new card using the PayPal app or website.

Security tips

Some helpful tips to ensure the physical security of your device lock screen secure:

  • Never store your device passcode on, or with, the device.

  • Don’t let anyone else register their biometric identifier (eg. fingerprint) to your device.

  • Don’t share your device screen lock passcode with anyone.

  • Choose a passcode that’s easy for you to remember and hard for others to guess.

  • Don’t use the same passcode as you do for your other banking devices or anything obvious like your date of birth.

Get more security tips.

Other ways to pay

Looking for other digital payments to make purchases on the go?

Important information

The PayPal service is provided by PayPal Australia Pty Limited AFSL 304962. Consider the CFSGPDS (PayPal.com.au, opens in new window) before using PayPal. See www.paypal.com.au, opens in new window for more information. PayPal Australia Pty Ltd is the issuer of the PayPal product; please contact PayPal directly in relation to any queries you may have with your PayPal account. 

See our terms and conditions for more important information on linking your NAB card to your PayPal account.