Barclays Pingit

Barclays Pingit is the UK’s first instant mobile payments app for smartphones that lets you make quick, simple and secure donations. You don’t need to be a Barclays customer to use Barclays Pingit – you just need a UK mobile number and a UK bank account.

How do I get it?

To find out how to get started with Barclays Pingit, visit:

Or text ‘Pingit’ to 62555 to receive a link to download it from your app store*.

Existing Barclays Pingit users, scan the QR code

Step 1 – Enter your 5-digit passcode to login

Step 2 – Choose “QR code payment”

This will automatically load the BBC Children in Need details into your Barclays Pingit app.


Step 1 – Enter your 5-digit passcode to login

Step 2 – Select ‘Charity Payment’

Step 3 – Search for “BBC Children in Need”

Step 4 – Enter a reference and amount

Step 5 – ‘Send Donation’

Step 6 – Follow the steps to add Gift Aid

Step 7 – Confirm donation

Terms and conditions apply. You need a UK current account, a UK phone number and be 16 years of age or older to be eligible for Barclays Pingit.

*Charges do not apply to text 62555.

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