Square status - Australia

Card Payments Unavailable: Square Point of Sale app
Incident Report for Square AU
Resolved
Payments on all card brands are now being accepted, and all issues previously reported are now resolved. Again, thanks for your patience as we worked through this - and apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 11:18 AEST
Monitoring
We've seen payments return to a healthy state in the last five minutes, so we'd encourage you to attempt payments again if possible. Our team is monitoring the fix implemented to ensure ongoing stability. We'll be back with more updates when we're in the clear. Thanks again for sticking with us.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 11:09 AEST
Update
Our engineers are continuing to work on identifying a root cause - note that some payments may be authorised and processed as normal. We than you for your patience while we work to get you back up and running.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 11:00 AEST
Update
Our engineers are working diligently with our downstream payments partner to isolate the root cause of the payment processing issue we're facing. We will continue to provide updates, but at this stage we have no further news on the cause. We apologise again for this interruption.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 10:49 AEST
Update
Our engineering team is continuing to investigate this issue as a priority. Whilst we don't have any news to share at this time, we're hoping to be back up and running as soon as we can. We apologise again for any inconvenience caused.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 10:35 AEST
Update
We are continuing to investigate the issue, but at this stage it appears that most transactions are declining due to an issue at one of our downstream providers. We'll continue to provide updates as soon as we learn more.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 10:27 AEST
Investigating
We are currently investigating an increase in declines on Visa, MasterCard and eftpos branded cards. We sincerely apologise for any inconvenience caused, and we'll be back with update shortly.
Posted Jul 16, 2020 - 10:22 AEST
This incident affected: Payments.