Membership on PPH is completely free! We want to make using PeoplePerHour as transparent as possible. Here is a summary of the fees you may encounter using PPH.
As a Buyer
PPH doesn't charge Buyers any fee for using the marketplace to find and use freelancing talent, however, there are a few types of fees you may encounter:
Buyer Service Fees are broken down as follows:
|Payment method||Service Fee|
|Paypal||£0.6 + 10%|
|Credit / Debit card||£0.6 + 10%|
|Skrill||£0.6 + 10%|
|Alipay||£0.6 + 10%|
|Qiwi Wallet||£0.6 + 10%|
|TrustPay||£0.6 + 10%|
|GiroPay||£0.6 + 10%|
|Paysafecard||£0.6 + 10%|
|Unionpay||£0.6 + 10%|
Note : Payment processing fees are passed on to you when you use a credit/debit card or PayPal to pay for services on PPH
There is an optional fee of £ 26 (or € 29 or $ 34), for non-disclosure agreements (NDA) between Freelancers and Buyers.
Featured project Fee
Posting a project on PPH is completely free, however, if you decide to feature your project, you will pay a £ £50 (or €55 or $60) fee.
If you choose to mark a project listing as ‘urgent', you will be charged a £ 10 (or € 14 or USD $ 15) fee.
Find out more about these fees in our Terms & Conditions.
As a Freelancer
It is completely free to register, promote your services and search for work on PPH. You only pay a Service Fee when successful earning through PeoplePerHour (i.e. when your invoices are paid by your Buyers).
|Lifetime billing per Buyer||Service Fee|
|Over £5000 | $7000 | €6000||3.5% (excl. VAT)|
|Between £500 | $700 | €600 and £5000 | $7000 | €6000||7.5% (excl. VAT)|
|Below £500 | $700 | €600||20% (excl. VAT)|
Important to know :
Payment processing fees incurred when your earnings are withdrawn to your bank or PayPal account ("Withdrawal fees") may be passed on to you, depending on the withdrawal method you use.
Optional fees will apply if you decide to purchase any of the extra features that are available to help you win more work:
- Extra proposal credits (on top of the free allocation of 15 proposal credits that you automatically receive each month)
- Featured proposals
- Featured Offers