American Express card support for India-based businesses

The Reserve Bank of India has directed American Express (Amex) to stop on-boarding new domestic merchants from India onto their card networks as they have been found to be non-compliant with the directions on Storage of Payment System Data. Learn here for more details.

If you are an existing Stripe India user who has processed Amex card payments prior to May 1, this directive does not impact any services we offer. You will be able to continue accepting Amex card transactions through your Stripe account with the following restrictions:

a. Indian issued AMEX cards (domestic & international):

b. non-Indian issued AMEX cards (international):