Where can I activate my Visa Debit Card?

You can activate your debit card worldwide, wherever you see the VISA Debit logo

Simply complete a transaction using chip and pin, This could include:

  • Checking your balance or withdrawing your funds at a Bank of Ireland ATM
  • Withdrawing your funds from any Chip and PIN ATM worldwide
  • You making a purchase in a shop using Chip and PIN

Until you activate your card. any online transactions or Contactless transactions are not possible.

You should activate your card as soon as you receive it using the 4 digit PIN you received. Your 4 digit PIN will arrive separately from your debit card.

You can change your 4 digit PIN, and more, using a Bank of Ireland ATM

Last updated: April 30, 2020

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