Payments Place orders electronically or on paper

Thanks to our services for payment transactions in Switzerland and abroad, you will always be in control of your finances. You can make international payments using standards such as SEPA, IBAN and BIC. Whether electronic or on paper – your payments will be executed quickly and reliably. 

Electronic payment transactions

Electronic payment transactions at UBS

Direct debits

With the direct debit system, you can make recurring payments to the same recipient in Swiss francs or euros. This means you can be sure that your payments are executed reliably and punctually. 

Find out more about the direct debit system.


The e-bill function allows you to receive your invoices directly in e-banking or mobile banking instead of by mail with a payment slip. It saves you work and is kind to the environment. 

Find out more about the e-bill system.

Paper-based payment transactions

Whether you are paying in Swiss francs or a foreign currency, in Switzerland or abroad, you can keep on top of your payments at all times with paper-based payments.

Paper-based payment transactions at UBS
  • UBS BESR Quick combines payment slips and debtor lists.
  • Our UBS bank check, check collection and bill of exchange collection services are available for checks and collection.

All about payment transactions

We provide you with comprehensive information about all products, services and topics relating to payment transactions. Please contact us if you have any questions. In the FAQs, you can find information about prices and cut-off times for payments. 

Help: FAQ

Answers to your questions, tips and valuable information in connection with your banking transactions. You can handle many of your banking transactions simply and conveniently online.

You can find our price list and conditions in our brochure Services and Prices (PDF, 1 MB).

You can choose from several charging options for international payments: If you opt for "OUR," you will bear all the costs as the principal. With "BEN," the payment recipient bears all the costs and with "SHA," you share the costs for order processing with the recipient.

Please note the cut-off times (PDF, 740 KB) in our information sheet. 

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