About Us

Faster Payments is owned and operated by leading retail payments authority Pay.UK, the company also responsible for Bacs payments and cheques, as well as related services such as mobile app Paym, the Current Account Switch Service, and many others. 

Faster Payments enables mobile, internet, telephone, and standing order payments to move quickly and securely between UK bank accounts, 24 hours a day.  

This site provides technical and service information for our participants and service facilitators. Please see our parent site www.wearepay.uk for more general information on the UK’s retail payment services.