- Australia's New Payment Platform
Faster, Simpler and Smarter Payments
The New Payment Platform (NPP) will provide you with a fast, simple and secure way to send and receive payments within Australia, typically in less than a minute1. Faster payments, including the New Payments Platform, forms part of Citi's global strategy, and roll out will commence in the coming months.
To find out more visit New Payments Platform Australia.
- Instant: Payments will typically be processed in less than a minute, with near real-time funds available to the recipient1
- 24/7 Access: Available 24/7, 365 days of the year, enabling you to make and receive payments in real time and outside of standard banking hours1
- Data-rich: You will be able to send and receive more information with your payment, allowing up to 280 characters to be included as a description, which will assist you in identifying payments
- Simple: PayID will allow you to use an easy to remember identifier, such as a mobile number, an email address or company ABN, simplifying payments1
- Secure: Faster Payments will continue to be supported by Citi’s fraud monitoring and detection services
What is PayID?
A PayID is an easy to remember identifier, such as telephone number, email address or company identifier, securely linked to your bank account. Using the NPP you will be able to send and receive payments by providing your PayID instead of your BSB and account number.
To find out more visit PayID FAQs.
What is Osko?
Osko by BPAY2 is the first overlay service on the New Payments Platform that will enable you to send and receive near real-time payments in Australia with funds available typically in less than a minute.
To find out more visit Osko FAQs.
Frequently asked questions
Sending fast payments using Osko from your Citi account is scheduled to commence in 2020.
We will provide more details on timing and service availability as we get closer to this date.
1 Available using Osko by BPAY when the recipient’s account is capable of processing faster payments.
2 BPAY is registered to BPAY Pty Limited ABN 69 079 137 518.