Direct Debit & Direct Credit Resource Centre

If you have questions about Bacs Direct Debits or about Bacs Direct Credits, please see the following pages for advice and guidance. If you require further information, please feel free to contact us at any time – we are here to help!

Essential Knowledge & Resources

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Direct Debit

Information about setting up and collecting Direct Debit payments to help you run a smooth and efficient system.

Direct Debit Resources
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Direct Credit

Information about making payments by electronic transfer directly into a bank or building society account.

Direct Credit Resources
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Latest News & Articles

Christmas and New Year 2022 – Bacs Processing Dates

December 13 2022

Christmas is once again nearly upon us, and as we approach the busy festive season now is a great time to think ahead so you can relax and enjoy the festivities knowing that business is all in order.With banks closed on December 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, and...

September Bank Holiday Bacs Processing Dates

September 12 2022

With the announcement of the Bank Holiday on Monday 19th September, we want to update you on how this impacts the Bacs processing dates. As you have informed the payer, and you cannot collect earlier within scheme rules, any payments due to be collected on...

Easter 2022 Bacs Processing Dates

March 24 2022

Ensure you're prepared for the Easter Bank Holiday by planning ahead with your Bacs submissions to allow for Bacs Bank Holiday processing dates. Bacs processing works on a 3-day cycle: Day 1: Input Day          →         Day 2: Processing...

Christmas and New Year Bank Holidays- Bacs Processing Dates.

November 22 2021

With the Christmas period approaching, ensure you have peace of mind going into the Bank Holiday's by planning ahead with your Bacs submissions to allow for Bacs Bank Holiday processing dates. Bacs processing works on a 3-day cycle: Day 1: Input...

Clear Direct Debit and Mosaic Software become ClearDebit

September 29 2021

Clear Direct Debit and Mosaic Software were both acquired by ClearCourse in the last few years to establish their Direct Debit offering. As part of a ClearCourse led initiative I am pleased to announce that from the 28th of September, Clear Direct Debit and...

Choosing a Direct Debit Bureau

June 11 2021

Direct Debit is your preferred method of payment for your organisation – but you are unsure of the process involved, or don’t have the resources available to put the required Direct Debit systems in place and to manage it effectively. In this situation, a Direct...