Bacs is proud of its excellent track record and takes its business continuity
very seriously. We regularly test the electronic funds transfer service we
provide to the payments industry to safeguard all of our payment services.
Managed by our infrastructure supplier, Vocalink, the Bacs
business continuity processes include comprehensive and thoroughly tested
monitors and controls to ensure Bacs manages and reduces the impact of any risks
that might pose a threat to the smooth running of its service. Regularly tested
back-up systems are also in place which provide added security in the event that
we are unable to operate from our primary processing centre.
Bacs and Vocalink have an established team enabling Bacs to
react swiftly in an emergency and to ensure business continuity. The team is
responsible for co-ordinating activities in the event that there is a risk to
its operations and also protects staff and visitors, advises customers of any
impacts and co-ordinates support from external agencies.
committed to the provision of a secure, reliable and cost effective funds
transfer service. A comprehensive programme is in place to ensure that any
disruption to the live service is given the highest priority.
If you have any questions regarding Bacs' business continuity
procedures, please contact us.