Northern Ireland Christmas & New Year processing arrangements 2019

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Northern Ireland Christmas & New Year processing arrangements 2019

Please see below the CUSOP payment processing arrangements for Christmas and the New Year:

 

Day Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Wed
Date Dec 23 Dec 24 Dec 25 Dec 26 Dec 27 Dec 28 Dec 29 Dec 30 Dec 31 Jan 1 Jan 2
BACS Payments in to Credit Union Open Open Closed Closed Open Closed Closed Open Open Closed Open
Faster Payments in to Credit Union Open Open Closed Closed Open Closed Closed Open Open Closed Open
Faster Payments out from Credit Union Open Open Open Open Open Open Closed Open Open Open Open
UK Banking Days Open Open Closed Closed Open* Closed Closed Open Open Closed Open
CUSOP Processing Open Open Open Open Open Open Closed Open Open Open Open

 

*Note 1:

  • 27th December is a UK Banking Day although it is a Northern Ireland Bank Holiday

Note 2:

  • Faster Payments credits coming in to Credit Union – Monday to Friday on UK Banking days (including 27th December)
  • BACS credits coming in to Credit Union – Monday to Friday on UK Banking days (including 27th December)
  • Faster Payments going out from Credit Union – Monday to Saturday (including all UK and NI Bank Holidays)

 

In summary:

  • Green: Full CUSOP operational services on 23rd December and from 2nd January
    • Incoming BACS and Faster Payments credits will be processed as normal
    • Outgoing Faster Payments credits will be processed as normal 
  • Amber: Credit Unions may receive incoming files and the CUSOP system will transmit outgoing files if received. There will be no operational support from CUSOP.
  • Red: No payment services for the respective payment type highlighted above

 

CUSOP will have limited operational support service on 24th, 30th & 31st December (phone: 00353 1 614 6980 or email: info@cusop.ie)

 

Credit Unions are only obliged to process payments on the days they are open for business.

2019-12-03T11:10:05+01:00 December 3rd, 2019|Latest News|Comments Off on Northern Ireland Christmas & New Year processing arrangements 2019

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