Redeem a gift card

Google Play gift cards are currently available in select countries.

You can redeem a Google Play gift card using your computer or the Google Play Store Google Play Store app.

To use a gift card, the home address in your Google Wallet account must match the country where the gift card is offered.

You can check your home address by visiting Google Wallet > Clicking the Settings icon > Home Address.

Using your computer

  1. Visit
  2. Scratch to reveal the redemption code on the back of your gift card.
  3. Enter your code.

When making a purchase on Google Play

  1. During the checkout process, select the payment option field.
  2. Select the Redeem option.
  3. Enter your code.

Using the Google Play Store Google Play Store app

  1. Open the Google Play Store Google Play Store app.
  2. Touch the Google Play Store Play Store icon > Redeem.
  3. Enter your code.

Google Play balance

Redeemed gift cards appear on your account as part of your Google Play balance.

Google Play gift cards

  • Can only be used to purchase or rent content sold in local currency.
    • If you purchase a Google Play gift card or redeem a promotional code in Australia and then travel to Germany, you won’t be able to redeem your Google Play balance since paid content is sold in Euros.
  • Cannot be used on other Google properties or third-party websites.
  • Are not valid for any purchases in the device section of Google Play (including phones, tablets and any related accessories).
  • Cannot be redeemed for subscription purchases on Google Play.
  • Promo codes may expire. Please contact the retailer for more information.
  • Are not refundable or redeemable for cash or other cards.