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2019 SEPA Direct Debit Business-to-Business rulebook version 1.0

In November 2018, the European Payments Council () published updated and enhanced versions of the Credit Transfer () and Direct Debit () rulebooks. To ensure planning security for all market participants, the publication of the new rulebook versions follows a predictable release management cycle. 

In accordance with industry best practice, payment service providers and their suppliers have enough time to address the rulebook updates ahead of November 2019, when these updates come into effect.

Here you find the 2019 Business-to-Business (B2B) rulebook version 1.0 which takes effect on 17 November 2019. 

Annex III of the 2019 B2B rulebook version 1.0 lists all changes compared to the version 1.2 of the 2017 B2B rulebook.
 

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