Greek lawyers are obliged to implement POS systems by 27.07.2017. Offenders assessed a fine of 1.500€.
According to Joint Decision No. 45231/20.04.2017 of the Ministry of Economy, Development, and Tourism and the Ministry of Finance (Government Gazette B 1445 / 27.04.2017), all professionals mentioned therein, including lawyers, are obliged to implement the necessary technical equipment in order to accept payments by credit and debit cards by 27.07.2017. Those who fail to do so will be subject to an administrative fine of one thousand five hundred euros (1500.00 €). As indicated in the Gazette, the businesses that should accept cards from 28.07.2017 include accountants, veterinarians, gyms, private schools, hospitals, doctors, electricians, bread shops, liquor stores and bookstores.