Get started with a Spot Code

A Spot Code is a Google-branded visual code that works similar to a QR code but is unique to Google Pay India. You can share and scan a Spot Code to find a peer or a Spot. To use a Spot Code, you must have the latest version of Google Pay installed on your device.

Share your Spot Code

Important: Spot Codes can only be scanned with the Google Pay code scanner.

  1. Open Google Pay Google Pay.
  2. In the top right, tap your avatar.
  3. Tap your Spot Code.
  4. Get people to scan the code with their Google Pay scanner.

Tip: You can also send people a screenshot of your Spot Code.

Find a peer or Spot by scanning a Spot Code

Important: Spot Codes can only be scanned with the Google Pay code scanner.

  1. Open Google Pay Google Pay.
  2. In the top right, tap your avatar.
  3. Tap your Spot Code and then Open code scanner.
  4. Scan a Spot Code and follow the on-screen instructions for completing a transaction.

Tip: The Google Pay scanner can scan both Spot Codes and QR codes. Find out more about sending money with a QR code.

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