Clear & Simple Direct Debit Services
Clear Direct Debit is a Bacs Accredited Training provider, an independent Bacs Consultancy and a Bacs Approved Bureau. Our expertise has been developed working with Bacs, banks & software / CRM suppliers.
We focus on delivering an unrivalled level of service and the quality of support that we provide is second-to-none. We know the Direct Debit Scheme better than most – we are the only Direct Debit collection solution that started as a Bacs Accredited training provider. By focussing on the best outcome for our customers we get most of our business by word of mouth and recommendation.
Clear Direct Debit is definitely an organisation that has saved us a lot of money and has provided us with support in moments of need. Direct Debits are our main source of income and for most charities automated processes are not always so reliable, so it’s good that we have Clear Direct Debit as a back-up support.
We have been working with Clear Direct Debit for a few years now and they are very efficient and responsive. They have been a great support to our organisation!
Family for Everychild
We selected Clear Direct Debit in late 2017. The Direct Debit process is managed efficiently and their team of knowledgeable specialists also keep us updated on new developments. They have taken time to understand the needs of HIOWAA and are proactive in giving us relevant advice on BACS scheme rules. We look forward to a long lasting partnership with them.”
Director of Finance, Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance
The British Horse Society is the UK’s largest equestrian charity. Clear Direct Debit help us deal with all our Direct Debits for our 100,000+ members, smoothly and efficiently. We feel we are in a really safe pair of hands giving peace of mind. They give great advice and training and whenever we have wanted to action changes they have been able to guide us through the processes smoothly. They have really gone the extra mile for us, are always available for a call in a crisis or just for a chat when we want to think something over. I would highly recommend using Clear Direct Debit to all my Membership counterparts.”
Director of Membership, The British Horse Society
Clear Direct Debit have made our DD collections hassle free, would highly recommend”
Our Bacs approved bureau is the simplest and most cost-effective way to process Bacs files. Whether you are collecting Direct Debits or making payments we have simple tailored solutions to suit.
Direct Debit Training
Bacs Accredited Training delivered online
From specialist advice through to full project management to help you implement AUDDIS or Paperless Direct Debit; introduce new systems or refine / audit your Bacs processes.
Direct Debit In-Depth: Online Training
Join our next Group Course on June 15th 2021 for a complete online learning experience
Bacs Bureau Services - Secure and Reliable Processing
Over half of all organisations within the UK that are using Bacs services make their Direct Debit and/or Direct Credit submissions via a Bacs Approved Bureau such as Clear Direct Debit. We are subject to regular inspection and review by Bacs to ensure the highest standards and offer a cloud-based, robust solution to support your business needs.
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Choosing a Direct Debit Bureau
June 11 2021
Direct Debit is your preferred method of payment for your organisation – but you are unsure of the process involved, or don’t have the resources available to put the required Direct Debit systems in place and to manage it effectively. In this situation, a Direct...
May Bank Holidays- Bacs Processing Dates.
April 23 2021
To ensure you have peace of mind going into the Bank Holiday weekend, be sure to have planned ahead with your Bacs submissions to allow for Bacs Bank Holiday processing dates. Bacs processing works on a 3-day cycle. This is known as the Bacs cycle, and goes as...
Using Electronic Signatures, but don’t have Paperless approval? … If so, you are not compliant.
April 12 2021
The use of electronic signatures on Direct Debit Instructions (DDI) has taken off recently. This is due to lock-down issues; difficulty accessing the office to collect and send off paper instructions and a desire to be seen as a modern, up-to-date...
Bacs Easter Processing Dates 2021
March 24 2021
Easter is fast approaching and this year we are still dealing with the added complication of "Covid Lockdown" with many people working remotely. This has meant that many are unable to access their usual systems and processes. Now more than ever therefore, it is...
What You Need to Know about BACS Direct Debit Reports
February 25 2021
Bacs produces a series of reports that highlight errors and anomalies and that help Service Users manage their Direct Debit collections. As a Service User you have a responsibility to take action to correct the faults these Bacs reports bring to light – but more...
Updated Direct Debit Scheme Rules for 2021.
February 02 2021
There are new Direct Debit Scheme Rule Updates which will take effect from January 2021. As a Direct Debit Service user, you have a responsibility to comply with the Direct Debit Scheme Rules. Are you? Version 5.4. January 2021 Article by Sarah Cottee. Training...