How do I put money on my Snapper card?

Topping up using the app

  1. Hold the Snapper card to the NFC sweet spot on the back of your phone flat and still. …
  2. Tap the + sign under your balance and then select the $ sign.
  3. Use the dial to select the amount you want to add to your Snapper balance, and tap TOP UP.

Can you top up Snapper with cash?

You can not top-up using cash at a Snapper kiosk.

How do you use a Snapper kiosk?

Take a look at the Snapper location finder to find your nearest kiosk. … Get on your way with a Snapper Kiosk

  1. top up.
  2. check your balance.
  3. collect a token or credit/refund.

Where do you get Snapper cards from?

You can purchase a Snapper card online or from one of the hundreds of Snapper retailers in Auckland and Wellington. Snapper cards are also available at some selected Wellington schools.

Can you top up a Snapper online?

You can buy a Snapper loaded up with credit online right now and we’ll mail it to you, or head to your nearest Snapper retailer to buy one in-store.

How do you top up Snapper on iPhone?

Topping up with the iOS app

  1. Please note Metlink travel passes are not currently available to purchase via the iOS app.
  2. Log in to your Snapper account using the iOS app.
  3. Follow the prompts to open the card scanner.
  4. Hold your Snapper card flat to the top, back of your iPhone.
  5. Reading the card may take a few seconds.

How much do Snapper cards cost?

What does it cost to buy a Snapper card? Card: Our Recommended Retail Price (RRP) of a Snapper card is $10. Some retailers set a different price. Bank/Merchant transaction fees: You may also incur additional fees when paying by credit or debit card, or by EFTPOS.

Do Snapper cards expire?

Expiry: The Card will expire if the Card is not used, and no Stored Value or Travel Passes are added to the Card; and for a continuous period of five (5) years and eleven (11) months. When a Card expires, any Stored Value remaining on the Card will be forfeited to Snapper on the date the Card expires.

Can I check my Snapper balance online?

Your online Snapper balance and transaction history are updated approximately every 4 hours (this can sometimes take up to 12 hours) with any transactions that the Snapper system has received. … Snapper Feeder with the MySnapper Desktop app. Snapper Mobile app with an NFC capable Android phone.

What does a snapper eat?

Red snapper feed on fish, shrimp, crab, worms, cephalopods (octopus or squid), and some plankton (tiny floating plants and animals). Young red snapper are food for the large carnivorous fish that share their habitat, such as jacks, groupers, sharks, barracudas, and morays.

How do snapper breed?

They spawn from October to February when the water temperature is right and usually come back to the same breeding grounds each year. They release over a hundred thousand eggs each time and the male releases the sperm to fertilize the eggs in the large spawning grounds in the Hauraki Gulf.

How do I block my snapper card?

To block your card, log into your account and click on the card you want to block. Select Get Help and then Transfer balance/block card from the drop-down menu. If you haven’t yet registered your Snapper card, you can do this online as long as you have your card number plus 3-digit CVV number handy.

Can Snapper card go into negative?

Please pay the driver A negative balance will display on the card reader. You’ll need to top up the amount shown before you can use your Snapper to board the bus. This could be the result of an IOU, forgetting to tag off the last time you travelled or your pass is not valid on the current bus route.

What does a Green Snapper card mean?

Snapper Green cards are the easiest way for children to use the bus and always pay the correct fare, as they are pre-loaded with the child concession. This means the child concession never expires and never needs to be renewed.

Can you use Snapper card on the train?

You will tag on before boarding the train, by holding your Snapper card to the card reader, fish to fish. At the end of your journey, you will tag off on the platform where you exit the train.

Why is my snapper card not working?

If the Snapper Mobile app isn’t reading your card, make sure your NFC is turned on (you’ll find this under Settings on your phone). If you have other cards nearby, or a thick case on your phone, the Snapper Mobile app may not be able to read your card.

Can I use my phone as a snapper card?

Snapper can create the connection between your contactless smartcard and a NFC smartphone (either iPhone 7 or later, or an Android smartphone supporting NFC), so that the customer can: view their card balance.

How do I change my Snapper card from adult to child?

Child concession application form

  1. A scanned copy of a valid School ID OR.
  2. A copy of a letter of enrolment including your name and date of birth for the relevant school year OR.
  3. A copy of your current timetable displaying your name and date of birth for the relevant school year.

Can I pay cash on Wellington buses?

Paying your bus fare Bus fares can be purchased with a Snapper card, cash, or a pass. … If you are visiting Wellington or will spend the day travelling around, we recommend a Metlink Explorer day pass, which can be purchased on board any bus or train.

Can you use Snapper card for two people?

Step 1: Before you tag on, tell the driver you want to Snapper another person. You can Snapper up to 5 people of each fare type on the same trip.

Can you take money off a Snapper card?

Once your refund is ready, you can collect it immediately in the following ways: Using the free Snapper Mobile app available from Google Play with an Android near-field communication (NFC) smartphone. … Visit a Snapper Service Centre or retailer with your Snapper card and mention that you would like to collect your …

How do I get a replacement Snapper card?

If you’re having trouble reading a Snapper card, it’s simple to check whether you’ve got a supported card. If you can’t see a ‘+’ sign in the top right-hand corner on the front of the card, get in touch via in app support and we’ll replace your old Snapper card for free.

How do you use a Snapper card?

Hold your Snapper card to the Snapper fish on the reader. You’ll hear a beep and see a green tick on the screen to let you know you’ve tagged on.As you leave the bus, tag off at the back the same way you tagged on and you’ll automatically be charged the right amount.

How do I contact snapper?

Contact Us

  1. Snapper Facebook Link.
  2. Snapper Twitter Link.
  3. Snapper Linkedin Link.
  4. Snapper Youtube Link.
  5. 0800 555 345.

What is Snapper NZ?

Pagrus auratus. A white-pink flesh fish with large flakes and a mild, sweet flavour. Snapper is one of the largest and most valuable coastal fisheries. It is the largest recreational fishery in New Zealand, with recreational harvests accounting for over 40% of the total catch allowance.