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Quick and seamless collection solution for merchants

At a Glance
Designed with your business in mind, DBS MAX lets you collect payments in real-time and facilitates easy reconciliation with real-time notifications and end-of-day reports.


Access a large base of customers and collect from any of the 9 PayNow participating banks


Cater to any business model, such as multiple outlets or users, collection upon delivery


Reduce processing and handling costs of cash and cheques

Features & Benefits

Generate merchant PayNow QR code for your customers to scan to pay

Receive and track collections in real time with an immediate credit confirmation

Consolidate funds into your bank account for easy reconciliation

DBS MAX Assist Portal provides a single view of all your outlets' collections

How it Works
Client Testimonials
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Foreword Coffee

"DBS MAX helps us focus less on daily operations and more on strategic expansion, and makes setting up at pop-up events easy."

Lim Wei Jie, Director

Happy Fish Swim School Pte Ltd

"By allowing payments to be collected instantly, DBS MAX lets us focus on giving better service and more smiles to our customers.”

Jay Tan

How to Apply

For existing DBS account and IDEAL users:

Step 1: Log in to DBS IDEAL using your company’s Organization ID, User ID, and PIN.

Step 2: Register for MAX via MAX Assist Portal.

Under Admin tab, select Register/Manage SG MAX App (SG).

Note: You will need to be an IDEAL authoriser to register for MAX features. MAX Assist Portal is available on Google Chrome and Internet Explorer desktop browsers.

New to DBS?

Open a Corporate Account and request for IDEAL access. Only an IDEAL authoriser can register for DBS MAX.

I don’t have a DBS Corporate Account. Can I still sign up?

You will need to open a DBS Corporate Account and sign up for IDEAL access to register for DBS MAX.

Who in my organization can sign up for DBS MAX?

All IDEAL authorisers within your organization can sign up for DBS MAX on your behalf.

Can I link my existing corporate account to DBS MAX?

Yes, your existing corporate account will be available for you to link to DBS MAX using the MAX Assist Portal.

How long does DBS MAX keep my transaction history for?

We keep your transaction history up to 90 days.

What are the charges for using DBS MAX?

There will be a monthly fee equivalent to 0.25% of the total funds collected through DBS MAX.

How will my earnings be credited to my bank account?

We will credit your earnings to your linked bank account. Or, you may manually transfer funds up to 4 times during the day.

What is the difference between DBS MAX QR and PayNow Corporate QR?

DBS MAX is a mobile application-based collection solution that provides:

  • real-time in-app transaction notification
  • same day consolidated crediting
  • reconciliation reporting

PayNow Corporate QR provides itemised crediting. You will need IDEAL access to view transactions in the account statement.

Do I need to subscribe to PayNow Corporate to use DBS MAX?

No, you don't have to. But when you signed up for DBS MAX, you would have agreed to the PayNow Terms and Conditions under the Electronic Banking Terms and Conditions.