how to delete PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage account

How to Delete PayPal Completely

Published by PayPal Mobile | Updated: Sep 30, 2022

Learn how to delete your PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage account, your personal data and also delete the PayPal app if you have it installed on your Iphone, Ipad or Android. If you want to end your relationship with PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage completely, follow the guide.

Table of Contents:

  1. Delete account via Email
  2. Delete on iphone
  3. Delete on android
  4. Alternatives

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1. Delete PayPal Account through Email

There are 2 methods to get your data (and account) deleted by PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage. They are:

  1. Under GDPR - General Data Protection Regulation (for EU Residents): This gives you the right to ask an organization that holds data about you, to delete that data. This is known as the ‘right to erasure’. You can make your request verbally or in writing. We recommend writing via email, to serve as evidence. An organization has one calendar month to respond to your request.
  2. Under CCPA - California Consumer Privacy Act: This empowers California residents to request that a business delete the data/personal information it has on you. The business is legally required to delete the consumer's personal information from its records and direct any service providers to delete the data too. Failure of a business to comply with the CCPA can result in fines of up to $7,500 per violation.

Now we understand what the laws entail, You can delete your account by contacting PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage via email. Here is how to handle the account data deletion request:

  1. In your email, state the reasons why you want your data/account deleted - Note that under GDPR or CCPA you don't need to provide a reason for your request
  2. Provide all the relevant information regarding your account with PayPal.
  3. Mention the Law under which you make your request - GDPR or CCPA
  4. Notify PayPal of the penalty for non-compliance - A $7,500 fine under CCPA and 4% of annual turnover under GDPR.
  5. Send your email to [email protected] Login to see email.

Alternatively, you can Request your PayPal account data be deleted below.
Send them your request using the format we mentioned above.

Already have an account? Login here

2. Deleting PayPal's App from your Phone

There are many reasons you may want to get rid of PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage on your phone. It may be to clear storage or because you've grown tired of using the app.
Whatever your reason is, here's how to delete PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage from an iPhone or Android device:

a. How to Delete PayPal app from your Iphone

If you want to delete PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage from your iphone, here’s what you should do:

  1. From your home screen, tap the PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage icon and hold till all apps start shaking.
  2. An "X" sign will appear on the top right corner of the app.
  3. Click the "X" sign on PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage.
  4. Tap the red delete button and viola!


  1. From your Iphone settings, click on "General".
  2. Now click on "Iphone Storage" and scroll down to see all the apps installed on your phone.
  3. Click the PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage app you want to delete.
  4. Select "Delete PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage" on the next screen and confirm delete.

b. How to delete PayPal from your Android phone

To delete PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage from your android device, here's what you should do:

  1. Open Google Play
  2. From the hamburger menu icon, go to "My Apps & Games".
  3. From the list of available apps on your device, click on PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage.
  4. Next, tap "Uninstall".


  1. From your home screen or app drawer, tap and hold the PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage app you want to delete.
  2. Click the part of the screen that shows "Uninstall".


  1. Go to your Android phone settings.
  2. Click on 'Apps'.
  3. Select the PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage app you want to delete.
  4. Click "Uninstall".

PayPal - Send, Shop, Manage Software Details

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1. Our new PayPal app is a simple and secure way to get paid back for last night’s takeaway, send money to friends who have an account with PayPal , check PayPal activity, choose currencies to send around the world and more.

2. • When funded by a bank account or balance, it’s free and secure to send money or ask for it back from friends and family in the US.

3. *An account with PayPal is required to send and receive money.

4. • All you need is an email address, mobile number, bank account, cash pick up service point or mobile top up details.

5. • Easily transfer funds from your bank balance to your account with PayPal.

6. • You can be sure PayPal will help keep your financial information secure, with commercially available encryption, and fraud detection.

7. • PayPal Cash Plus account required to get the card.

8. • NEW FEATURE: just type a name, email or phone number and PayPal will find the right person for you.

9. If you don’t have an account with PayPal, you can sign up for free quickly and easily.

10. • If you’re buying, simply scan the QR code to pay securely with your PayPal app.

11. • Check out all your latest PayPal activity, by just logging in.

12. • Never miss a thing – keep on top of payments and sending or receiving money, with instant push notifications.

13. • Request money quickly and securely from friends or family with just a few taps.

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  • Hello. I am requesting to delete my account. Because I am not using it already. Thanks

    — by kmbrly_anne on Jan 27 2022

  • Hello. Since I am not using this app anymore. I am requesting to delete my account here. Thanks!

    — by kmbrly_anne on Jan 15 2022

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