Payment Methods

What are my payment methods/choices?
  • American Express
  • American Express
  • Diners Club
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal Express and credit cards
  • Visa
  • Visa
  • Bank Deposit

We accept a wide range of payment options. We accept PayPal, BPay, Direct deposit, AfterPay, ZipPay, ZipMoney and Cash on pickup. We also accept payments via phone calls for orders under $1000.

All Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover payment should be paid using PayPal.

No orders will be dispatched until the payment is cleared.

We value all our customers and all the orders placed will be automatically canceled if payment is not processed within three business days.

PayPal accepts all major credit and debit cards. PAYPAL is a secure and reliable payment method to transfer the money between accounts. The best part is you don’t have to share your financial details with others. Please visit www.paypal.com/au/webapps/mpp/paypal-buyer-protection to find more about PayPal buyer protection.

To make the payment using PayPal, please select it in the Payment Detail at your checkout page. The website will be redirected to the PayPal page as shown below when you click “submit”.

Please note that purchasing your items as a registered PayPal member makes you eligible for buyer’s protection right. So, either use your existing PayPal account or all you need to do for a free new account in PayPal is complete the form that appears next when you click the “Create an Account” button.

The diagram below shows the overall PayPal working process.

Please note that your order will be processed once the total amount of your order is successfully deposited into our PayPal account. This process completes instantly. For the eCheque users, it may take approximately 3-4 working days to clear the payment.

What is Afterpay

Short of cash but you need your products now? Don’t worry, simply choose Afterpay at the checkout page of our online store. Afterpay is the easiest way to shop up to $1000 now and pay it back over a longer period without paying interest.

Hydro Centre, our online hydroponics store, is integrated with Afterpay and makes your purchases manageable by breaking them down into 4 smaller fortnightly payments. It's like lay-by, but better. Get the supplies you need immediately from us with Afterpay instead of waiting to pay them off.

Why Afterpay?
  • Afterpay allows you to pay for your order fortnightly
  • Your order will be shipped immediately, just like a normal order
  • You can use it for all order up to $1000.00
What Do I Need?
  • A debit or credit card
  • To be over 18 years of age
  • To live in Australia
How Do I Use Afterpay at Checkout?

Afterpay is fully integrated with Hydro Centre checkout. All you need to do is choose Afterpay as your payment option and click "Confirm and Process" when you’re ready to buy.

No hassle, no wait time, simply provide few of your personal details and mobile number and get instant approval to pay later. Or simply login to your existing Afterpay account and pay in installments.

Complete the purchase as normal and make your payment every fortnight.

What is ZIPPAY?

Do you want to buy quality goods without paying all the money upfront? If yes, simply select zipPay at the checkout. zipPay is a safe, simple and 100% interest-free payment solution powered by zipMoney Payments.

Hydro Centre is integrated with zipPay to give you the ability to buy up to $1000 now, and pay later for purchases. Once approved, you get access to a new shopping account that allows you to pay back over time with total flexibility. It’s simple to use and specifically designed to help you manage your spending. You can also use Zippay while shopping at our physical store in Lidcombe. Once you register at https://zippay.com.au/login/, all you need to provide us is the Customer Store Code.

zipPay works like an account. For all purchases, you make during a month you receive a statement with your closing balance on the 1st day of the following month. You have until the end of the month to pay off your balance for the account to remain fee free. Or, simply pay a small $5 account fee to extend for one more month.

Why zipPay?
  • Up to $1000 account to shop anytime
  • Easy monthly payments
  • Pay no interest ever
What Do I Need?
  • A debit or credit card
  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Living in Australia
How Do I Use zipPay at Checkout?

Available at Hydro Centre online.

Quickly create an account with your social network account or email and you’ll get a decision straight away after verifying your mobile number.Or simply login to your existing Zippay account and pay in installments.

Zippay pays on your behalf, so you have nothing to pay today. It’s that easy! You pay Zippay overtime weekly, fortnightly or monthly, whichever suits you best.

Gists of zipPay:
  • payments start the month after the first purchases
  • payments are taken automatically by us via direct debit either on the last day of the month or however you set up your schedule in the wallet
  • minimum monthly repayment is $40 (or less if your balance is less)
  • one off payments (outside of your schedule) do NOT replace the schedule.
  • if you miss a payment, just put some money on your card and ZipPay try again next day.

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What is ZIPMONEY?

Looking for a better and secure way to pay? Enjoy interest-free payments and the flexibility of shopping online with zipMoney. zipMoney is a simple, convenient and flexible payment option that allows you to buy now and pay later with no credit card required.

Hydro Centre is integrated with ZipMoney, so simply create an account with zipMoney. Signing up usually takes few minutes and involves a credit check on the customer. Credit limits vary from $1,000 to $5000 depending on the customer’s credit history. You can only use ZipMoney while you are shopping at our physical store in Lidcombe. Once you register at https://zipmoney.com.au/login/, all you need to provide us is the Customer Store Code.

Why zipMoney?
  • Up to $20,000 account to shop anytime
  • Easy payments
What Do I Need?
  • A debit or credit card
  • Be over 18 years of age
  • Living in Australia
  • A job
How Do I Use zipMoney?
  • Step 1: Quickly create an account using your existing debit or credit card. No hassle, no long wait time, simply provide few of your personal details and mobile number.
  • Step 2: Verify your mobile number and confirm your social network account and get instant decision to pay later.
  • Step 3: Once approved, shop more than $1000 at our store.
  • Step 4: Simply log in to zipMoney using your smartphone and select "Shop In-store" from the menu in your digital wallet.
  • Step 5: Share the 6-digit code with Hydro Centre team.
  • Step 6: Complete the purchase as normal and schedule your payment over time weekly, fortnightly or monthly, whichever suits you best

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