What needs to be turned on for Beacons to work? brick&mobile Support Updated December 12, 2015 01:36 Follow In order for Beacons to notify Punch Card Holders they need to have their Bluetooth turned on. Related articles Can multiple beacons have a different message for an available reward? Does a Punch Card need to be installed to get GPS and Beacon Notifications? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.