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RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA

Debit Cards

Regulatory Decisions

December 2014

Revocation of the Visa Debit Access Regime

Gazettal Notice: Revocation of Access Regime for the Visa Debit system [PDF 27K]

Media Release issued 18 December 2014

March 2014

Variations to the MasterCard and Visa Access Regimes

Payment Card Access Regimes: Conclusions

Media Release issued 7 March 2014

November 2012

The Regulatory Framework for the EFTPOS System

Gazettal Notice: Interchange Fees in the EFTPOS System [PDF 610K]

Gazettal Notice: Revocation of the Standard on Interchange Fees for the EFTPOS System Designated in Designation No 2 of 2004 [PDF 81K]

Final Reforms and Regulation Impact Statement

Media Release issued 29 November 2012

November 2012

Variation to Standards Relating to Merchant Surcharging

Gazettal Notice: Variation to Standards Relating to Merchant Surcharging [PDF 263K]

Media Release issued 22 November 2012

June 2012

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

Gazettal Notice: Variation to Standards Relating to Merchant Surcharging [PDF 381K]

Final Reforms and Regulatory Impact Statement

Media Release issued 12 June 2012

June 2012

New Designation of the EFTPOS System

Gazettal Notice: Designation of the EFTPOS System [PDF 36K]

Review of the Regulatory Framework for the EFTPOS System: Consultation on Options for Reform

Media Release issued 12 June 2012

November 2009

Variation of EFTPOS Interchange Fee Standard

Gazettal Notice: Variation of Interchange Fee Standard [PDF 732K]

A Revised Interchange Standard for the EFTPOS System

Media Release issued 27 November 2009

December 2008

Variation of Visa Debit and EFTPOS Interchange Fees Standards

Gazettal Notice: Variation of Interchange Fees Standards [PDF 205K]

Waiver of Requirement to Recalculate Interchange Fee Benchmark

Media Release issued 10 December 2008

September 2006

Interchange Fee Benchmark for Visa Debit

Visa Debit Benchmark Calculation [PDF 19K]

Media Release issued 29 September 2006

September 2006

Access Regime for the EFTPOS System

Gazettal Notice: Access Regime [PDF 49K]

Benchmark Calculation [PDF 11K]

Media Release issued 13 September 2006

[See also: Consultation]

July 2006

Interchange Fee, No Surcharge and Honour All Cards Standards for Visa Debit

Gazettal Notice: Visa Debit [PDF 77K]

Undertaking: MasterCard [PDF 222K]

Media Release issued 7 July 2006

[See also: Consultation]

April 2006

EFTPOS Interchange Fee Standard and Proposed Standards for the Visa Debit System

Final Reforms and Regulation Impact Statement

Gazettal Notice: The Setting of the Interchange Fees in the EFTPOS Payment System [PDF 659K]

Media Release issued 27 April 2006

[See also: Consultation]

August 2005

Visa Debit System – Access Regime

Gazettal Notice: Access Regime for the Visa Debit System [PDF 191K]

Media Release issued on 22 August 2005

[See also: Consultation, Submissions]

September 2004

Designation of the EFTPOS System

Gazettal Notice: Designation of EFTPOS System [PDF 49K]

Media Release issued on 9 September 2004

[See also: Consultation, Submissions]

February 2004

Designation of Visa Debit Card Scheme in Australia

Gazettal Notice [PDF 28K]

Media Release issued on 23 February 2004

[See also: Responses]