Tasks DNB

DNB actively promotes an efficient, secure and reliable payment system, both in the Netherlands and in the European context.


DNB promotes an efficient, secure and reliable payment system

We aim to ensure properly operating payment and securities systems [TARGET2, T2S and Collateral management] and are responsible for monitoring systemic risks (Oversight) and collective payment products.

We also take care of issuing and checking euro banknotes, and work to improve the accessibility and user-friendliness of financial products and services: Financial Inclusion. We monitor crisis management and business continuity management (BCM) in the financial core infrastructure. We function as the chair and secretary of the National Forum on the Payment System (NFPS) and contribute to the development of a Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA).