New rules come into force today on the application of surcharges for processing payments made by a card. The RBA website has background to the creation of rules relating to surcharge here. It’s worth newsagents checking out the Visa press release here. Visa’s new rules apply from today.
It’s also worth reading what change.org is saying and doing about this in terms of Jetstar.
Newsagents who apply a surcharge to any card payment transaction need to look carefully at how they calculate and apply the surcharge.