epay’s exclusive deal to offer Central London Congestion Charge

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epay’s exclusive five-year deal to offer the Central London Congestion Charge through its retail network

London, England — 30th October 2009
LONDON, United Kingdom — 30th October, 2009 — epay Ltd. (“epay”), a market leader in electronic payment solutions in the UK, announces the start of a five-year exclusive contract to accept cash payments for the Central London Congestion Charge at participating epay retailers throughout the UK.


From 31st October, motorists will be able to pay the Central London Congestion Charge at a wide range of epay retailers nationwide including newsagents, convenience stores and petrol stations, either in advance or on the day of driving within the charging zone. Consumers are able to identify the epay logo as the signpost to a broad range of easy and secure payment services.


Nick Kennett, Managing Director, epay Ltd added, “This exclusive partnership with Transport for London is an exciting addition to our electronic payments portfolio that will enable our retailers to offer a wide range of products and services. Participating retailers have now been installed with in-store and external signage displaying the eye catching epay and Congestion Charge logos – to maximise brand awareness and drive footfall into stores.’


Consumers will be able to pay the Central London Congestion Charge using epay’s simple and convenient electronic payment system located in over 8,400 retail outlets nationwide, including 360 independent retailers in Central London. 

 
Retailers wishing to join epay can contact the Sales Support Team via sst@uk.epayworldwide.com or calling 0844 880 6186, where a dedicated team has been set up to handle new installations.


To find the nearest Congestion Charge epay retailer and for more information, please visit www.epayworldwide.com/uk

For further information please contact:

Hetal on 07798 754159 or hpatel@epayworldwide.com

About epay Ltd.

epay, a Euronet Worldwide, Inc. subsidiary (NASDAQ: EEFT), is the largest electronic payments processor of prepaid mobile airtime top-up services in the U.K. epay provides E Top-up, E Voucher, payment services and lottery products for both independent retailers and multiple retailers focusing on the supermarket, convenience, CTN, petrol forecourt and mobile specialist channels.  Services are provided via stand-alone terminals or integration into the retailer’s EPOS system – currently at more than 140,000 points of sale in the U.K. Major retailers include Sainsbury’s, Tesco, the Post Office®, The Carphone Warehouse, ASDA, Morrisons, Boots, WH Smith, Phones 4U, Esso, Shell and Jet.  For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.epayworldwide.com