How to add your
Partnership Card to Samsung Pay

Make faster payments today

Now you can enjoy all the benefits of your Partnership Card, using Samsung Pay. It’s an easy, secure and private way to pay.

Make quick payments with Samsung Pay using numerous apps and at thousands of locations, including Waitrose.

Better still, when you add your Partnership Card you’ll continue to earn rewards on all your purchases.

Easy to set up

Download the Samsung Pay app.

Tap the plus sign to add your Partnership Card.

From there, follow the on-screen instructions.

Pay wherever contactless is accepted

From big department stores to corner coffee shops, Samsung Pay is designed to make mobile payments simple and secure.

You can spend above the contactless limit, though this isn’t the case in all shops. To be sure, check the retailer’s policy.

Samsung Pay is available with participating payment networks, banks and merchants and is only compatible with selected cards and Samsung devices.

Learn more at

Simply secure

None of your personal or card information is stored on the device, so your details are safe.

However, if your device goes missing you can use Samsung’s ‘Find My Mobile’ service to instantly lock or wipe the device from anywhere.

Please also call us on 0800 015 0914, day or night, to alert us. If you’re abroad, call +44 121 214 5732.

If you lose your actual Partnership Card, please notify us. You can continue to use Samsung Pay while we replace it.

Top FAQs

You can set your Partnership Card as your favourite card by going to ‘Settings’, ‘Manage Favourite Cards’, and selecting your Partnership Card as your favourite. Note that the last card you used will automatically appear the next time you use Samsung Pay, unless you change your favourite.

Yes. An additional cardholder can add their Partnership Card to Samsung Pay. Note that the security code for registration and the welcome email will be sent to the main cardholder’s email or phone.

Yes. You'll still earn loyalty points at the same rate as you do now, 5 points for each £4 spent within John Lewis and Waitrose, 1 point for each £4 spent outside of the Partnership. Please note that John Lewis cannot yet accept Samsung Pay.

Samsung Pay is available on all of Samsung's latest devices:

  • Galaxy S9
  • Galaxy S9+
  • Galaxy S8
  • Galaxy S8+
  • Galaxy S7
  • Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Galaxy S63
  • Galaxy S6 Edge3
  • Galaxy S6 Edge+3
  • Galaxy A3 2017
  • Galaxy A5 2017

Here is a full list of eligible devices.

Samsung and Samsung Pay are trademarks or registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Use only in accordance with the law.

John Lewis plc trading as John Lewis Finance acts as a credit broker for the purpose of introducing credit for the Partnership Card provided under exclusive arrangements with the lender John Lewis Financial Services Limited, a subsidiary of HSBC UK Bank plc.

John Lewis Finance is a trading name of John Lewis plc, registered in England with company number 233462, registered office: 171 Victoria Street, London SW1E 5NN. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 724309). John Lewis Financial Services Limited (a subsidiary of HSBC UK Bank plc) is registered in England with company number 4645530, registered office: 8 Canada Square, London E14 5HQ. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number 715060) including for the provision of payment services (Register number 542750). ‘Partnership Card’, ‘John Lewis Finance’ and other terms including ‘John Lewis’ are John Lewis Partnership brands and John Lewis Financial Services Limited uses them under licence from the John Lewis Partnership.


Copyright © John Lewis Partnership
Back to top