The European Payments Council () welcomes the islands of Jersey, Guernsey, and the Isle of Man (known as the ‘British Crown Dependencies’) into the geographical scope of the Single Euro Payments Area () schemes.
Their inclusion among the scheme countries and territories was announced in February and will take effect on 1 May 2016. Payment service providers of these territories, as well as existing scheme participants and other technical players, therefore benefit from a three-month period to adapt their systems and be ready to send or receive direct debits and credits transfers as of 1 May 2016.
Click here to read the list of countries and territories using the schemes.
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