Forum consultation now open

The Forum has published its Blueprint for the Future of UK Payments for public consultation on 28th July until 22nd September 2017.

The Consultation is an opportunity for everyone to have their say on the detailed design for the NPA and the future of payments in the UK.

The Forum is hosting a Consultation Briefing Session on 5 September 2017 click here for further details.

The consultation documents and supporting pages are available below.  

NB: Please be advised that responders should use Adobe to both edit and save the questionnaire response.



If you have any questions please contact the Forum Secretariat on

Supporting Papers

Alongside our Consultation Document we are publishing a number of Supporting Papers that contain more background information. Please follow the links below to access them.

  1. NPA Design and Transition download

  2. Collaborative Requirements and Rules for the End-User Needs Solutions download

  3. NPA Implementation Plan download

  4. Cost Benefit Analysis of the NPA download

  5. NPA Commercial Approach and Economic Models download

  6. Payments Transaction Data Sharing and Data Analytics – Tactical Solution download

  7. Trusted KYC Data Sharing - Framework Implementation download

  8. Trusted KYC Data Sharing - Standards Scope and Governance Oversight download

  9. Guidelines for Identity Verification, Authentication and Risk Assessment – Executive Summary download

  10. Guidelines for Identity Verification, Authentication and Risk Assessment – Guidelines Scope download

  11. Financial Crime Data and Information Sharing download

  12. Enhancement of Sanctions Data Quality download