Taken together, the Bacs, Faster Payments and Cheque & Credit Clearing Company payment schemes process more than £6.4 trillion of payments every year. Access to information about the UK's payment system is vital for many organisations to be able to provide the payment services their customers need. The information hosted here, which has been developed by the NPSO’s Design and Delivery team, in co-operation with the UK's main payment schemes, is a focal point for any organisation that needs more information about accessing and using our payment systems.
The New Payment System Operator has a number of guidance and best practice documents available for the payments industry to assist the interpretation of and compliance with certain rules and legislation.
- Sort Code Validation Accreditation Scheme
- SEPA IBAN-Only Directory
- Additional Bank Reference Data - Contact Information
- Access to payment systems