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). 

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 SSC POS PED security requirements 1.3 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 SSC encrypting PIN pad devices v2.1, and
PCI SSC point of sale devices v2.1
N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2014)
N/A
(new connections stopped on 30/4/2017)
30/4/2020
PCI SSC POI modular security requirements v3.0 N/A
(registration stopped on 30/4/2017)
30/4/2020 30/4/2023
PCI SSC POI modular security requirements v4.0 30/4/2020 30/4/2023 30/4/2026

Unattended Payment Terminal

PTS standard Payments NZ
No new Registration
Payments NZ
No new connections
Payments NZ
Sunset
PCI SSC unattended payment terminals v1.0 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 SSC POI modular security requirements v3.0 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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