Regulations and Guidance

MAS is governed by the MAS Act, which confers on it powers to issue legal instruments for regulation and supervision of financial institutions.

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The Payment Services Act 2019 (“PS Act”), which commenced on 28 January 2020, provides for the licensing and regulation of payment service providers and the oversight of payment systems in Singapore.

For frequently asked questions on the PS Act, please refer to FAQs on the Payment Services Act - Access the FAQs on the Payment Services Act.

Payment Service Providers
Designated Payment Systems

Payment Services Act 2019

Payment Services Regulations 2019




Forms and Templates under the Payment Services Act 2019

Forms for Payment Service Providers
Forms for Payment Systems

Ongoing requirements for Payment Service Providers

Payment and Settlement Systems External Publications - Access publications from external providers, including the BIS and EMEAP.