Comprehensive Guide to New Payments Architecture (NPA)

Big change is coming

Bringing the UK’s payments architecture into the modern world is an undeniable necessity. Fortunately, the project to modernise and future-proof the UK’s payments infrastructure is well underway. The New Payments Architecture, known simply as NPA, is intended to provide the country with a resilient, robust, and scalable payments platform. 

However, with testing planned to begin in 2024, banks need to act now in order to be ready for what will undoubtedly be a wide reaching change across all areas of their financial systems.

Supporting your NPA journey

Our Form3 guide ‘Meeting the challenges of the UK’s New Payment Architecture’ is a comprehensive guide providing key insights into the various NPA options and considerations banks must consider. As well as an NPA playbook to ensure your preparations are a success.

We look at what you need to do to ensure you're ahead of the changes.

NPA and beyond

The NPA provides a catalyst for change and there is no better time to rethink your instant payments strategy than now.