Managing your PIX payment method in Brazil - AWS Billing

Managing your PIX payment method in Brazil

If you meet the requirements, you can use your preferred mobile banking app with the PIX feature turned on. You can use this feature to scan the AWS generated QR code and make a payment for your AWS account.

To use PIX, you must be an Amazon Web Services Brazil customer and your AWS account must meet the following requirements:

  • Your invoices are generated in Brazilian real (BRL), with BRL set as the preferred currency.

  • You have a credit card set as the default payment.

Registering a credit card is a requirement. However, if your credit card is a valid payment option, PIX isn't an available payment option. If your credit card payment fails, you can choose PIX as a payment method.

To complete a transaction using PIX
  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the AWS Billing and Cost Management console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Payments.

  3. In the Payments due section, choose an invoice with a Past due status.

  4. Choose Complete payment.

  5. Choose Change payment method, or Use PIX.

  6. Choose Generate QR code.


    The PIX QR code is active for 30 minutes. If the transaction time exceeds 30 minutes, complete these steps again to generate a new QR code.

  7. In your mobile banking app, open the PIX option and scan the AWS generated QR code to see the details of your transaction. You can also choose Copy PIX code on the AWS Complete a payment page to paste the code into your banking page.

  8. Complete any additional steps that are required through your banking app.

  9. Confirm your completed transaction in the Payments page.


    It takes up to two minutes to receive the payment confirmation from your bank. Your Payments page to reflect the changes as soon as the information is received.

For any questions about your PIX payment, contact AWS Support.