Field 4: Transaction Amount

Format: n12

Description: The transaction amount in the currency specified in Field 49 (Transaction Currency Code). The location of the decimal point will be determined by the Elavon Host based on the currency provided in Field 49. The amount with or without decimals must be populated according to the ISO 4217 currency definition.


Zero decimal currency

  • Japanese Yen: 100 Yen is populated as 100.

2 decimal currencies

  • Euro: 100 Euro is populated as 10000.

3 decimal currencies

  • Kuwaiti Dinar: 100 Dinar is populated as 100000.
Note: A zero amount authorisation request will result in an Account Status Check.