The following tables list key device lifecycle dates for New Zealand including dates for:

  • no new registrations,
  • no new connections, and
  • sunset (i.e. disconnection date due to the expiring standard). 

Point of Interaction (POI)/Pin Entry Device (PED) 

PTS standard Payments NZ
No new registrations
Payments NZ
No new connections
Payments NZ
Sunset
Scheme PED security requirements (before PCI) N/A N/A N/A
(disconnection was required on and from 1/7/2014)
PCI v1.3 N/A
(registration stopped on 1/4/2010)
N/A
(new connections stopped on 30/4/2014)
N/A
(disconnection was required on and from 30/4/2018)
PCI v2.x N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2014)
N/A
(new connections stopped on 30/4/2017)
30/4/2020
PCI v3.x N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2017)
30/4/2020 30/4/2023
PCI v4.x 30/4/2020 30/4/2023 30/4/2026
PCI v5.x 30/4/2023 30/4/2026 30/4/2029

Unattended Payment Terminal

PTS standard Payments NZ
No new Registration
Payments NZ
No new connections
Payments NZ
Sunset
PCI UPT v1.x N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2014)
N/A
(new connections stopped on 30/4/2014)
N/A
(disconnection was required from 30/4/2018)
PCI UPT v3.x N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2017)
30/4/2020 30/4/2023

For further information refer to the standards below.

Related documents
  • Device Lifecycle Standards

    This is an extract from Appendix 13: CECS: terminal standards which describes how Payments NZ regulates the device lifecycle.

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