NETS Prepaid Card

The stored value card for shopping, dining and traveling on public transport


Introducing the new NETS Prepaid Card for your everyday needs

The NETS Prepaid Card is accepted at over 120,000 retail points, and in all public buses and trains. Simply tap to pay with your card and be on your way.

Use NETS App to manage your expenses by loading the card easily with the amount you wish to spend, and prevent overspending by setting daily transaction limits.

A modern alternative to cash, NETS Prepaid Card can be used for various purposes – from traveling to shopping, dining and managing expenses with teens or foreign domestic workers.

Need to spread some joy? NETS Prepaid Card is also a perfect gift to present to your loved ones for any occasion.

Make the most of your NETS Prepaid Card with NETS App

Download the NETS App (available via Google Play Store or Apple App Store) to manage your NETS Prepaid Card transactions seamlessly while on the go.

Perform top-up, set transaction limits, view card balance, transaction history and lock the card to unauthorised use right from the app.

No more time wasted queuing for physical top-ups.

Benefits of NETS Prepaid Card

A payment card for all

Everyone can own a NETS Prepaid Card as no credit approval or bank account is needed.

Manage your transactions on-the-go

View your card balance, transaction history and perform top-ups easily via the NETS App. For ultimate convenience, sign up for the Auto Top-Up service and never worry about insufficient card value again!

Enjoy wide acceptance

With over 120,000 retail points island-wide, you can use your NETS Prepaid Card practically everywhere in Singapore*. Simply tap to pay at the cashier, as well as for your rides on buses, the MRT and LRT.

*At all NETS accepting stores and merchants

Safeguard funds from fraud and misuse

Misplace or lost your NETS Prepaid Card? Use the lock card function on NETS App to prevent fraud and misuse. Card balance from the lost card can also be refunded directly to your bank account easily.

Top up anytime, anywhere

Set up shortcuts to top up your card quickly with the NETS App. For a one-off top-up without registration, you may top up the card anonymously on the NETS App or at

Link multiple cards in one account

You can link up to ten (10) cards to a single NETS account in NETS App.
Start sharing the benefits and convenience of the NETS Prepaid Card with your family and friends today.

Keep track of your budget

Use NETS App to manage expenses by setting daily spending limits and spending alerts for your card, making this exceptionally useful for your dependents and domestic workers.

Get a NETS Prepaid Card

You can purchase the NETS Prepaid Card for $12 (including $7 stored value) from these vendors, and get free drink(s) with every card purchase! While stocks last.


Bober Tea at Bishan MRT Gong Cha at Tampines MRT KOI at Bishan & Tampines MRT
1 Free Chizu Coconut (M) & 1 Free Matcha Milk Tea (M) 2 Free Brown Sugar Fresh Milk with Pearls (L) 1 Free Eco Cup & 1 drink of your choice (M)
Promotion from 20 Dec’21 – 15 Feb’22 Promotion from 20 Dec’21 – 15 Feb’22 Promotion from 20 Dec’21 – 15 Feb’22

Where to top up?

Please only use the NETS App to top up your NETS Prepaid Card

NETS App is available for both Android and iOS devices.

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If you would like to make a one-off top up anonymously, please top up from

Top-ups are not available at NETS top-up machines, local ATMs and convenience stores.

Commonly Asked Questions

Your card has a validity period of five years. The validity date is indicated on the back of the card. You may seek a full refund up to 12 months after the validity period. Please use the NETS App to assist in the refund process. It takes up to seven business days for the refunds to be credited to your bank account. No refunds are allowed 12 months after the validity period.

You can top up $100 each time using your credit/debit card. You can perform a maximum of 3 top-ups per card per day.


Top-up convenience fees are waived for the following funding sources:

  • DBS/POSB issued Visa and Mastercard credit/debit cards
  • UOB issued Visa and Mastercard credit/debit cards


Top-up convenience fee of $0.50 per top-up is applicable for the following funding sources:

  • All other bank issued Visa and Mastercard credit/debit cards
  • Amex credit/debit cards

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