Consultation procedure for the Swiss Payment Standards

According to the information on, the public consultation procedure will run from 19 October to 27 November 2020 and pertain to the currently planned changes for SPS 2021 in the following documents:

  • Swiss Implementation Guidelines for Credit Transfers, Version 1.10
  • Swiss Implementation Guidelines for Cash Management, Version 1.7.1
  • Swiss Implementation Guidelines for Status Report, Version 1.1.1

The consultation procedure is primarily aimed at banks, core banking and ERP software providers. Any feedback is to be submitted using the forms provided for this purpose (one for each SPS document). Upon conclusion of the consultation period, the feedback received will be reviewed and a consultation report compiled, which will be published at The new versions of the SPS documents will be published in February 2021.