Our vision

Payments NZ will lead the world’s most progressive self-governing payments industry. We will enable innovative and interoperable payments systems so Kiwis can pay who they want, when they want and how they want.

Our mission

We strengthen the industry by being a recognised authority on payments systems, through effective governance, a team of capable experts and with input from stakeholders. We enable inclusion in the ecosystem and promote interoperable, innovative, safe, open and efficient payment systems for Kiwis.

Our values

We’re committed to seven core values: 

  • Cooperation:  Delivering results through cooperation and inclusion.
  • Future focused:  Pushing boundaries and thinking ahead.
  • Value adding:  Continual focus on improvement and innovation.
  • Authenticity:  Being objective, balanced and trusted.
  • Quality:  Pursuing the highest standard of excellence and quality.
  • Proactivity:  Working to maintain self-governance and market-led innovation.
  • Customer focused: Putting Kiwis at the heart of what we do.