CHAPS Vision: "To make CHAPS one of the world's leading financial market infrastructure providers; proactively and innovatively safeguarding the UK's High Value Payment System - anticipating and meeting the service needs of its current and future users"


CHAPS is the only UK payment system that guarantees real-time finality, on any value, in 'Central bank money' as each payment instruction settles. 

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CHAPS has a number of publications available to view and purchase; including our Annual Report and, most recently, our Market Report which provides up-to-date market information.

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How to join

CHAPS encourages new participation applications.  Its participation criteria are open and transparent and a fair pricing strategy is operated.

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