Questions and Answers

We think we’ve made buying and using gift cards as easy as possible, however if you do have a question we’ve provided these frequently asked ones.

These are our most frequently asked questions, but if this doesn't cover what you are looking for, please ask a member of staff next time you are in store.

Tesco Gift Cards

Where can I buy Tesco Gift Cards?

Tesco Gift cards can be purchased in store. Please see our Store locator for details of your nearest store. At present gift cards cannot be purchased online.

What value do Tesco Gift Cards come in?

You can add any amount from €5 to €200 per card.

Do you have to spend it all at once?

No, you can spend some or all of the money on the card. Any balance left on the card gets saved until your next shop and lasts five years from its last use as payment.

How can I buy a Tesco Gift Card?

Just choose your favourite design from a range of Tesco Gift Cards in store, then load your card with money at the till. You can find your nearest store with our Store locator.

How do I order a big amount?

We have a special sales service for orders of 20 or more Tesco Gift Cards. You can choose values from €5, €10, €20, €25, €30, €40, €50, €60, €80, €100, €125, €150, €200, €250, €300, €400, €500. Please phone our order line on 01 215 2324 or 01 215 2526. Lines are open 9am - 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am - 5pm Saturday.

Do I get Clubcard points when I buy a Tesco Gift Card?

Unfortunately you cannot earn Clubcard points when you buy a Tesco Gift Card.

Does the recipient earn Clubcard points when they use their Tesco Gift Card?

If they are a Clubcard customer and use their Clubcard at time of purchase then points are awarded as normal when they use their Tesco Gift Card to buy goods at the till.

What can I buy with a Tesco Gift Card?

It can be spent in our stores nationwide. Sorry, you cannot use your Tesco Gift Card to buy groceries online yet, but we are working on it.

Can I buy petrol with my Tesco Gift Card?

Yes you can use your Tesco Gift Card to buy petrol or any other item on sale in the shop or kiosk. At present you can't pay at a pump with a Tesco Gift Card.

Can I get my money back if my Tesco Gift Card is lost or stolen?

Treat the card like you would any form of cash because you lose the money stored on it if it is lost or stolen.

Does the design of the Tesco Gift Card affect where it can be used?

No, you can use any design of Tesco Gift Card to buy all products in any of the locations described under our Terms & Conditions at the end of the page.

Can I use my Tesco Gift Card at a self-scan checkout?

Yes, you can select Tesco Gift Card as a payment option. But if you want to buy a gift card please ask a cashier to load it for you.

Branded Gift Cards

Where can I buy Branded Gift Cards?

Branded Gift cards can be purchased in store. Please see our Store locator for details of your nearest store. At present gift cards cannot be purchased online.

What value do Branded Gift Cards come in?

They come in set values from €10 to €50.

Do I have to spend it all at once?

See reverse of individual Branded Gift Cards for details and terms and conditions of use.

How can I buy a Branded Gift Card?

Choose a card from our range of Branded Gift Cards in store and take to the cashier at the till. You can find your nearest Gift Card Store with our Store Locator.

What can I buy with a Branded Gift Card?

See reverse of individual Branded Gift Cards for details and terms and conditions of use.

Can I get my money back if my Branded Gift Card is lost or stolen?

See reverse of individual Branded Gift Cards for details and terms and conditions of use.