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Press releases

Our latest press releases can be found below. View them all from the last 18 months, or search for a specific topic using our search tool below.

Participant Advisory Council annual report published by Pay.UK
30 June 2020
Outlining the work the Participant Advisory Council carried out in 2019
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End User Advisory Council annual report published by Pay.UK
30 June 2020
Highlights the work the End User Advisory Council carried out in 2019
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Recruitment begins for new Chair of Pay.UK Board
12 June 2020
Pay.UK announces the launch of its search to recruit a new Chair for the Pay.UK Board as well as a new Independent Non-Executive Director
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Confirmation of Payee service launches in UK to help reduce fraud and misdirected payments
8 June 2020
Latest research reveals that 34 per cent of consumers have in the past made a bank or building society payment to a person using a nickname
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UK retail payments industry acts to ensure Covid-19 support payments are made safely and at scale
19 May 2020
The UK retail payments industry put processes in place to ensure all payments methods remain fully operational during Covid-19
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Changes to the Pay.UK Board
18 May 2020
Pay.UK announces the latest changes to the board
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Increased current account switching in March
30 April 2020
The Current Account Switch Service publishes the Q1 2020 Dashboard reporting the latest switching figures and trends
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Plan ahead to avoid delays to Easter payments
1 April 2020
Businesses reminded they can take advantage of advance payment submission process
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Current Account Switch Service annual report: a successful 2019
30 March 2020
Review of significant steps since the launch in 2013 and outline plans for taking it forward in 2020 and beyond​​​
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Call for interest - Industry Standards Coordination Committee
9 March 2020
Pay.UK is welcoming new Fintech and Vendor/Solution Provider applicants for its Industry Standards Coordination Committee
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