Last week on July 14th Apple finally launched Apple Pay in the UK, You will need, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Watch, iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3.
You can of course use this within apps with a touch, and also at Apple stores.
Here is our quick guide on How to setup Apple Pay in the UK and where you can use it.
The following banks currently support Apple Pay
The following are in the process of implementing (possibly later this month / autumn)
The following have made no decision to support Apple Pay yet?
Apple Pay is accepted at more than 250,000 locations — including Boots, Marks & Spencer, Pret A Manger, Waitrose, and most other places that support contactless payments. While checking out, simply hold the top of your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus near the contactless reader with your finger on Touch ID — there’s no need to open Passbook or even wake your display. A subtle vibration and beep let you know your payment information was successfully transmitted. If you’re using your Apple Watch to pay, just double-click the side button and hold the display up to the reader until you feel a gentle tap and hear a beep.
Look for one of the following symbols at the checkout
Here is a list of all the current participating shops.