Tender for international payment service providers awarded to CM Payments
The Dutch State Treasury Agency has a series of tenders for central government payments in progress.
The tender for international payment service providers has recently been finalized. The contract for international payment service providers has been awarded to CM Payments for four years and can be extended up to a maximum of 8 years by exercising variable extension option(s). CM will handle both the online payment services to the government (mainly iDEAL) and payments via POS systems to the government. In the coming months, the relevant divisions of the government will be connected to the CM network. The online and POS services are expected to be handled via CM Payments from 1 November 2021.