Here’s a list of the new functionality we’re planning to offer through GOV.UK Pay.

This roadmap is a only a guide and may change from month to month.

July to September 2017

  • Improved onboarding experience
  • Self service account creation and team management
  • Support for Barclays ePDQ payment gateway
  • Improved refund-related reporting
  • Test and increase performance (transactions per second)
  • Improved deployment of applications in our infrastructure
  • Finalised contract for non-Crown bodies

October to December 2017

  • Improved settlement reporting for bank reconciliation
  • Direct Debit - Part 1
  • Enable offline services to take ad hoc payments online
  • Further operational improvements
  • Run a pilot with local authorities

January to March 2018

  • Reporting across multiple services
  • Direct Debit - Part 2
  • Enable offline services to have invoices paid online
  • 3DSecure for Barclays Smartpay and ePDQ


  • Foreign currency and language support
  • Telephone card payments
  • Support for eWallets
  • Support for Pay via Bank Account (PSD2)
  • Enable services to publish and sell from a product catalogue

Queries and suggestions

If you want to find out more about these features, or have some needs that GOV.UK Pay isn’t yet meeting, please get in touch with us by emailing or chat with us in our cross-government Slack channel.