The Nordic Payments Council (NPC) manage Nordic payment schemes in the future 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 the Nordic bankers’ associations, banks and payment institutions covered by the PSD2 directive.

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

Stakeholder forum

Due to the COVID-19 situation the NPC stakeholder forum will not be formed until September 2020. However, if you are interested in participating in this forum please send an e-mail to    

Information meetings on the NPC and the NPC Schemes

Information meetings regarding NPC and the NPC Schemes was held for the Danish stakeholders, on March 17, and for the Swedish stakeholders on March 18.

Please find the presentation that was shown in connection to the meetings here.

Please send an e-mail to if you have any questions regarding the meetings.

Information in Finland and Norway will be given through the ordinary forums handling payments and payments infrastructure.