Payments NZ Board

The Payments NZ Board of Directors is ultimately responsible and accountable for the corporate governance of the API Centre and the functions it undertakes. The Board’s roles include:

  • Approval of the annual business plan.
  • Delegating authority for day-to-day governance decision making to the API Council.
  • Appointments to the API Council, including the chair and independent members.

Chief Executive and management

The Payments NZ CE and management team are responsible for working with the API Council, and the daily operation and delivery of the API Centre. The CE also considers applications from API providers and third parties wanting to register as a Standards User. For more information about the appliction process, see Join the API Centre