UK/Ireland merchants

The Clover platform provides the following features to support merchants and developers for the UK and Ireland market.

Merchant configurations for the EU

Merchants are configured to process payments either in Euros (EUR) or British Pounds (GBP).



The transaction gateway supports a wide range of payment functions, but a specific merchant may be limited to a subset of functions.

ICloverConnector Method Support

Some of the the SDK's ICloverConnector methods operate differently in this region to conform with EU laws and regulations.

Auths and pre-auths

The auth() and preAuth() transaction methods are not supported for EU merchants. Tip adjustments using tipAdjustAuth() are also not supported.

Vaulted cards

Cards cannot be stored for future transactions using the vaultCard() method.

Offline payments

Payments will not be processed if the Clover device is offline.

Manual closeouts

The closeout() method is not supported. All merchants are automatically closed out.

Payment integrations


The following Clover Flex and Clover Mini integrations are supported in the UK/Ireland market.

  • Cloud Pay Display on Clover Flex and Clover Mini (2nd gen) (JavaScript 3.0+)
  • Secure Network Pay Display on Clover Flex and Clover Mini (2nd gen) (Android v3.0+, iOS v3.0+, JavaScript 3.0+, and .NET v3.0+)
  • USB Pay Display on Clover Mini (2nd gen) (Android v3.0+ and .NET v3.0+)
  • Payment Connector