Merchant Category Codes definition

Merchant Category Codes or “MCC” means the four digit codes assigned to a supplier by their merchant bank. The MCC identifies the type of business conducted by the supplier and are categorized into groups of commodities and services. P-cards are assigned MCC codes by the p-card administrator based on an institution’s purchasing needs.
Merchant Category Codes means the four digit Mastercard number assigned to a merchant that describes the types of goods and/or services it provides.

Examples of Merchant Category Codes in a sentence

  • Each campus may set restrictions by assigning a group of permitted Merchant Category Codes (MCC) to each cardholder.

  • Cardholder Profile - The description of the cardholder’s single and monthly transaction limits, blocked Merchant Category Codes (MCCs), default G/L Account Strip, reporting hierarchy, physical address, and associated P-Card Site Admin.

  • These merchant types may be classified with Merchant Category Codes 4814, 5912, 5962, 5966, 5968, and 5969, and are ineligible for Sponsored Merchant status.

  • The main business activity of a merchant and any card transaction performed at these merchants are classified under Merchant Category Codes (“MCCs”) assigned by Visa/Mastercard, which are determined by the merchant and the merchant’s acquiring bank.

  • Merchant Category Codes (MCCs) are codes assigned by a supplier’s merchant bank based on the types of goods and/or services provided.

  • The accelerated categories defined from time to time shall have the same meaning as ascribed to the categories by Visa & Master Card under their respective Merchant Category Codes.

  • On occasion, temporary overrides of Merchant Category Codes or spending limits may be necessary.

  • You will earn two (2) Points per $1 for Net New Supermarket Purchases you make with the card (based on Visa Merchant Category Codes 5411 and 9751).

  • Establish a maximum Transaction amount as a condition for honoring a Visa Card or Visa Electron Card, except for a Transaction conducted with a Visa credit Card issued in the U.S. or a U.S. Territory if the Merchant is either (A) an agency of the U.S. federal government; or (B) properly assigned one of the following Merchant Category Codes: 8220, “Colleges, Universities, Professional Schools, and Junior Colleges”, 8244, “Business and Secretarial Schools” or 8249, “Trade and Vocational Schools”.

  • Merchant Category Codes (MCCs) – numbers that classify businesses by what they sell or the service they provide.


More Definitions of Merchant Category Codes

Merchant Category Codes or “MCC” mean a four-digit number that Mastercard International Incorporated (“Mastercard”) assigns to merchants who accept credit card payments through Mastercard’s card association network. Typically, the MCC number corresponds to the type of business or service the merchant (or group of merchants in similar lines of business) provides. From time to time, Mastercard may change or amend the MCC number applicable to merchants.

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