Merchant Category Codes Restrictions

Merchant Category Codes

Contracted Services

MCC Meaning

0742 Veterinary Services

0763 Agricultural Cooperatives



Automobile Rentals


Hotels and Motels



4011 Railroads

4112 Passenger Railways

4119 Ambulance Services

4121 Limousines and Taxicabs

4411 Cruise Lines/Steamships

4457 Boat Leases and Boat Rentals

4511 Air Carriers, Airlines

4582 Airports, Airport Terminals, Flying Fields

4722 Travel Agencies

4784 Bridge and Road Fees, Tolls

4789 Transportation Services - Not Elsewhere Classified


4829 Money Orders, Wire Transfer

4899 Cable Services and other Pay TV Services

4900 Utilities - Electric, Gas, Sanitary, Water

Automobiles and Vehicles

5541 Service Stations (with or without Ancillary Services)

5542 Fuel Dispenser, Automated

Clothing Stores

5681 Furriers and Fur Shops

Miscellaneous Stores

5718 Fireplace, Fireplace Screens and Accessories Stores

5813 Bars, Cocktail Lounges, Discotheques, Night Clubs and Taverns - Drinking Places

(Alcoholic Beverages)

5921 Package Stores, Beer, Wine, Liquor

5960 Direct Marketing Insurance Services

5962 Telemarketing, Travel Related Arrangement Services (excluding Travel Agencies)

5963 Direct Selling Establishments, Door-to-Door Sales

5966 Telemarketing Merchants Outbound

5967 Inbound Teleservices Merchants

5993 Cigar Stores and Stands

Service Providers

6010 Financial Institutions - Manual Cash Disbursements (Deposit Account, Travelers Cheques,

Foreign Currency, Money Orders, Precious Metals, Savings Bonds)

6011 Financial Institutions - Automated Cash Disbursement

6012 Financial Institutions - Merchandise and Services

6051 Non-Financial Institutions - Foreign Currency, Money Orders (Not Wire Transfer), Travelers

Cheques, and Quasi Cash

6211 Securities - Brokers/Dealers

6300 Insurance - Sales and Underwriting

6381 Insurance Premiums

6399 Insurance - Carriers Not Elsewhere Classified

7011 Lodging - Hotels, Motels, Resorts

7012 Timeshares

Personal Service Providers

7261 Funeral Service and Crematories

7273 Dating and Escort Services

7277 Debt, Marriage, Personal - Counseling Service

7297 Massage Parlors

7298 Health and Beauty Spas

Business Services

7321 Consumer Credit Reporting Agencies

7512 Automobile Rental Agency

Amusement and Entertainment

7995 Betting (including Lottery Tickets, Chips at Gaming Casinos, Off-Track Betting and Wagers at Race Tracks)

Professional Services and Membership Organizations

8011 Doctors, Physicians

8021 Dentists, Orthodontists

8031 Osteopathic Physicians

8041 Chiropractors

8042 Optometrists, Ophthalmologists

8043 Opticians

8049 Chiropodists, Podiatrists

8050 Nursing and Personal Care Facilities

8062 Hospitals

8071 Dental and Medical Laboratories

8099 Health Practitioners, Medical Services - Not Elsewhere Classified

8111 Attorneys, Legal Services

8351 Child Care Services

8398 Organization, Charitable and Social Service

8641 Associations - Civic, Social, and Fraternal

8651 Organizations, Political

8661 Organizations, Religious

8675 Associations, Automobile

8911 Architectural, Engineering, and Surveying Services

8931 Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping Services

8999 Professional Services - Not Elsewhere Classified

Government Services

ALL except US Post Office(9402)

United Kingdom