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- Payment processing fees incurred when your earnings are withdrawn to your bank or PayPal account ("Withdrawal fees") may be passed on to you, depending on the withdrawal method you use.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