how it works
Our Bulk Payment Service overlays a real-time payment infrastructure to process transactions in batches, helping to smooth the transition to accelerated payment systems
On time, every time
for 50 years
Vocalink processes automated payments — including Direct Debits and Direct Credits — on behalf of Pay.UK. On a peak day, 99.3 million transactions were securely made through our data centres.Read more
Frequently asked questions
What’s the difference between batch and bulk?
Bulk contains multiple instructions of different types, whereas batch contains multiple instructions of the same type. You can have multiple batches in a bulk but you can’t have multiple bulks in a batch.
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