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The Nordic Payments Council (NPC) manage Nordic payment schemes to facilitate payments within the Nordic countries. The main objective for the NPC is to contribute to harmonised payments in the Nordics.

The NPC is a non-profit member association combining four Nordic bankers’ associations, banks and payment institutions covered by the PSD2 directive.

The membership requirements are objective, non-discriminatory and proportionate.

NPC invites all members to the 2021 General Assembly

The NPC General Assembly will take place on June 10 2021. Invitations has been sent out to all NPC Members. For more information, please contact Secretary General Jenny Winther,

Updated versions of the NPC Rulebooks has been published

Updated versions of the NPC Credit Transfer Scheme Rulebook and the NPC Instant Credit Transfer Scheme Rulebook has just now been published, taking immediate effect. The updated versions only include minor changes and will have no business impact or impact on operational rules.

Follow this link to learn more.

Information meetings on the NPC and the NPC Schemes

On March 18 or March 23, 2021, the Nordic Payments Council held information meetings about the NPC and the Nordic payment schemes.

Presentation from the March 2021 information meetings

The NPC will hold the next set of information meetings in October 2021.

2023 Change Management Cycle for NPC Payment Scheme now started

Any stakeholder interested are invited to submit their change requests to the NPC Payment Schemes until end of June 2021.

More information found here.


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