Payments UK produces a multitude of publications offering valuable insight, expert commentary and thought leadership on subjects across the payments world. Published throughout the year, they are all available as part of Payments UK’s free resources for members or can be purchased by non-members.

How to order a publication

To order a publication please call our Communication and Education Team on 020 3217 8200, or send an email to press@paymentsuk.org.uk.

They include:

UK Consumer Payments

Date: August 2016
Price: £3,000 (free to members)

This report presents detailed information from the Payments Council’s Consumer Payments Survey on the holding and use of different payment methods by individuals. It includes information on regular and spontaneous payments and how and where individuals acquire their cash.

UK Cheques

Date: August 2016
Price: £1,500 (free to members)

Detailed commentary on cheque use and a look at how many cheques are written and received by consumers and businesses and for what purpose. Projections are also made about cheque use over the next 10 years. A section on international comparisons is also included.

UK Automated Payments

Date: August 2016
Price: £1,500 (Free to members)

Statistical tables and commentary showing trends and forecasts in the use of automated credits, Direct Debits, standing orders and CHAPS. Data is given on how many of these payments are made and commentary is provided to explain the drivers behind the trends.

UK Cash & Cash Machines

Date: July 2016
Price: £1,500 (Free to members)

Detailed commentary on how and where we obtain and spend cash. It includes details of the number of cash machines and where these are located. It also includes forecasts for how cash use will change over the next decade.

UK Payments Statistics

Date: June 2016
Price: £3,000 (free to members)

Key statistics on UK payment clearings, cash, card payments and payment markets showing historical data and market trends, with many tables displaying figures over the decade to 2014, as well as additional forecast data up to and including 2024.

UK Payment Markets 2016

Date: May 2016
Price: £3,000 (free to members)

Provides a detailed commentary on the use of payments in the UK over the last 12 months and forecasts the next 10 years. The report includes statistics on which payment methods are used and for what purposes, as well as a forecast of development of those methods over the next 10 years.

UK Payment Markets 2016 - summary

Date: May 2016
Price: Free

This high-level summary of UK Payment Markets 2016, sets out the way consumers and businesses chose to pay in 2015 and forecasts how things will change up until 2025.