Anyone interested in the evolution of the Direct Debit Core () scheme can participate in the public consultation on the 2018 change requests from 13 March to 10 June 2018.
The SDD Core Rulebook 2018 Change Request Public Consultation Document webpage provides more details about how each stakeholder can take part in this public consultation.
The payment schemes are updated every two years to reflect market needs and the evolution of technical standards.
Direct Debit Core scheme evolution calendar
- Until 31 December 2017
Call for change requests
- Between 13 March and 10 June 2018
Three-month public consultation
- November 2018
Publication of the next rulebook (entering into effect one year later)
The previous three-month public consultation took place between April and July 2016 and resulted in the publication of the 2017 rulebook and version 1.0 in November 2016.
In line with its commitment to transparency, the publishes all comments received during the public consultation, as well as the position of the stakeholder forums on these comments.