Why should you become a CardSmart Merchant?
Reach a new audience
Our national database of card holders are incentivised to choose your brand.
Increased sales
Thousands of card holders will be directed to seek out your brand. Meaning increased foot traffic and sales.
Simplified Statements
Easy to understand statements for streamlined reconciliation of transactions.
User-friendly online facilities
24 hour online support – help whenever you need.
Direct credit guarantee
CardSmart handles the payment process for no-fuss bank deposits.
No Joining Fees for MTA members
MTA Members are automatically accepted into the CardSmart Merchant Program free of charge.
How to join our Merchant Program?

Access thousands of card holders across New Zealand and enjoy increased brand recall, foot traffic, sales and supplier support.

Become a recognised CardSmart merchant to enjoy our national database of customers. Before applying, please review the Merchant checklist here.

Should you have any questions, please contact our Merchant Services Team – they are available to help you!
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For automotive merchants we offer the 1link Service Network which removes the need for manual vouchers, speeds the transaction process and allows for faster payments. Simply add the work you wish to complete online for faster approval. Less time chasing invoices means less time on the phone and more time doing what you do best. With a user-friendly dashboard, you will have visibility over past and current jobs for reduced manual overheads and greater control over your cash flow.

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