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Restrictions on the Volume of Payments (Limits)

All users of the Yandex.Money service are subject to a limit on their balance. The amount that may be held on your account is dictated by the law On the National Payment System.
Balance limit amounts 15,000 rubles for anonymous users, 60,000 rubles for reviewed users, and 500,000 rubles for identified users.
For identified users, the limit for monthly turnover (all debit operations) amounts 3,000,000 rubles.
 

On Depositing Funds

Yandex.Money’s partners (banks, payment kiosks, etc.) may set their own limits. Keep track of such information in the ‘Add Money’ section.
Additionally, the following limits are set for some methods of adding money:
For identified usersFor unidentified users
Using a Visa or MasterCard (on the Yandex.Money website) 15,000 rubles at a time
    100,000 rubles per day
      200,000 rubles per calendar month
        Using an OTKRITIE bank card if you've activated the ‘Bank Connection’ service 15,000 rubles at a time
          100,000 rubles per day
            200,000 rubles per calendar month
              Via the online bank Alfa-Click 15,000 rubles at a time
                30,000 rubles a day
                  15,000 rubles at a time
                    30,000 rubles a day
                      From a linked WebMoney Purse 15,000 rubles per day
                        300,000 rubles per calendar month
                          This service is only available for identified users
                             

                            On Withdrawing Your E-money Balance

                            Yandex.Money’s partners (banks, transfer and payment systems) can set their own limits. Pay attention to information on funds withdrawal forms.
                            In addition, the following limits are set for some methods of withdrawal:
                            For identified usersFor unidentified users
                            To an OTKRITIE bank card if you’ve activated the ‘Bank Connection’ service 75,000 rubles at a time
                              150,000 rubles per day
                                600,000 rubles per calendar month
                                  The service is not available for anonymous users. Only reviewed Wallet owners can transfer money:
                                    15,000 rubles at a time
                                      150,000 rubles a day
                                        600,000 rubles a calendar month
                                          To your Alfa-Click account if you've activated the ‘Bank Connection’ service 3,000,000 rubles per calendar month
                                            The service is not available to anonymous users. Reviewed users can transfer:
                                              15,000 rubles at a time
                                                60,000 rubles per day
                                                  100,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                    Through the transfer system CONTACT 100,000 rubles at a time
                                                      3,000,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                        This service is only available for identified users
                                                          Transfer to a linked WebMoney Purse 15,000 rubles per day
                                                            300,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                              This service is only available for identified users
                                                                Payment for mobile operator services 15,000 rubles at a time
                                                                  15,000 rubles per day
                                                                    100,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                                      5,000 rubles at a time
                                                                        5,000 rubles per day
                                                                          15,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                                            You can make a maximum of 15 payments per day using a linked bank card. On top of that, there are restrictions on the sum of such payments:
                                                                            • For anonymous users—15,000 rubles at a time, 20,000 rubles per day, and 100,000 rubles per month;
                                                                            • For identified users—40,000 rubles per day and 100,000 rubles per month.
                                                                            For certain goods and services additional limits apply. You can find more information on the Yandex.Money website.
                                                                             

                                                                            On transferring funds between accounts

                                                                            Including transfers with a security code and hold-for-pickup transfers.
                                                                            For identified usersFor reviewed account owners
                                                                            400,000 rubles at a time 60,000 rubles at a time
                                                                            600,000 rubles a day 200,000 rubles per calendar month
                                                                            Anonymous users can't accept or send transfers.
                                                                             

                                                                            Operations with Yandex.Money bank cards

                                                                             Unidentified usersFor reviewed usersIdentified users
                                                                            Operations in non-Russian storesprohibitedallowedallowed
                                                                            Purchase, one-time operation, rub.15,000
                                                                            For Virtual Yandex.Money Gift-card
                                                                            60 000250 000
                                                                            MasterCard MoneySend transfer, one-time operation, rub.15 000250 000
                                                                            Monthly transaction volume, rub.40,000
                                                                            For Virtual Yandex.Money Gift-card payment limit cannot exceed 5,000
                                                                            200 0003 000 000
                                                                            Withdrawing cash (*) / at a time, rub.50005000100 000
                                                                            Withdrawing cash (*) / a day, rub.50005000500 000
                                                                            Withdrawing cash (*) / a month, rub.40 00040 0001 300 000
                                                                            Operations equivalent to cash withdrawals (**) / a month, rub.prohibitedprohibitedallowed
                                                                            (**) Virtual cards (cards without material carrier) do not apply this type of operations, excluding mobile contactless MasterCard.
                                                                            (**) The limit is the same as the limit on cash withdrawals. When you pay with your bank card, the bank assigns the transaction a number called an MCC. For example, all purchases at supermarkets carry the code 5411, and at electronics stores the code is always 5732. Some operations correspond to the MCC code for withdrawing money from an ATM. For instance, the following operations will be automatically treated as a cash withdrawal:
                                                                            —funds transfers to any bank card (in particular, to Svyaznoy Bank's cards and Kukuruza MasterCards);
                                                                            —transfers to a LiqPay account;
                                                                            —adding money to a QIWI account;
                                                                            —issuing a Russian Standard bank card or adding money to it.
                                                                            МСС codes are assigned by third parties and do not depend on Yandex.Money.
                                                                             
                                                                            Please note:
                                                                            • Users are obligated to observe the set limits regardless of the existence of corresponding technical restrictions in the service’s software;
                                                                            • Merchants have the right to set additional restrictions on the sum of a payment;
                                                                            • This page features Yandex.Money’s general limits. Information about specific restrictions set on different methods of adding and withdrawing money, as well as limits on individual goods and services, can be found in the descriptions of corresponding services and on payment and withdrawal forms;
                                                                            • you can set your own limits for your Wallet—for instance, you can forbid certain operations. Learn more