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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

Credit Cards

Consultation Documents and Other Publications

December 2013

Proposed Variations to the MasterCard and Visa Access Regimes

A Consultation Document

Gazettal Notice [PDF 374K]

Media Release issued on 6 December 2013

[See also: Submissions]

May 2013

Review of Card System Access Regimes

A Consultation Document

Media Release issued on 28 May 2013

[See also: Submissions]

November 2012

Guidance Note: Interpretation of the Surcharging Standards

Guidance Note

Media Release issued on 22 November 2012

August 2012

Revised Draft Guidance Note: Interpretation of the Surcharging Standards

Revised Draft Guidance Note

Media Release issued on 23 August 2012

[See also: Submissions]

June 2012

A Variation to the Surcharging Standards: Final Reforms and Regulation Impact Statement

Draft Guidance Note

Media Release issued on 12 June 2012

[See also: Submissions]

March 2012

The Personal Credit Card Market in Australia: Pricing over the Past Decade

December 2011

A Variation to the Surcharging Standards

A Consultation Document

Media Release issued on 16 December 2011

[See also: Submissions]

June 2011

Review of Card Surcharging

A Consultation Document

Media Release issued on 8 June 2011

[See also: Submissions]

December 2006

Impact of Interchange Standard on Competition between Card Schemes

Media Release issued 11 December 2006

[See also: Submissions]

July 2005

Proposed Changes to the Credit Card Interchange Standard – Common Benchmark

A Consultation Document

Gazettal Notice [PDF 124K]

Media Release issued on 20 July 2005

Media Release issued on 24 February 2005

December 2002

Standard on Merchant Pricing (No Surcharge Rules)

Information Statement on Introduction of New Regulations

December 2001

Reform of Credit Card Schemes in Australia

I A Consultation Document

Media Release issued on 14 December 2001

[See also: Responses]

II Commissioned Report

October 2000

The Joint Study

Debit and Credit Card Schemes in Australia: A Study of Interchange Fees and Access [PDF 554K]