Payments Association of South Africa

Our Vision & Mission

Our Purpose

PASA exists to facilitate payments in the interest of economic development of South Africa

Our Vision

PASA aspires to be acknowledged as world class, in assisting in the evolution and oversight of the payments industry.

Our Mission

To manage and develop the National Payment System (NPS) and facilitate integration with international payments.

Our Goals

To achieve the mission, our goals are to ensure improved or greater:

  • Financial stability;
  • Risk management;
  • Fairness and Transparency;
  • Innovation;
  • Access;
  • Inclusion;
  • Efficiency;
  • Competition;
  • Sustainability;
  • Interoperability and
  • Legal certainty

Our Values

At PASA we are “CLEAR” about the values that guide our attitudes and behaviours, without compromise. These are:

  • Co-operation and Collaboration – we are here to collaborate and co-operate towards making SA payments better
  • Leadership – we behave with integrity, respect (open to alternate views) and take accountability for our commitments and actions
  • Excellence – we give only our best every time and deliver
  • Adaptability  -  we search for alternatives and are flexible
  • Reliability – we are dependable and can be counted on