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.

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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.

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Direct Debit Training

Bacs Accredited Training delivered online

Online Direct Debit Training
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Bacs Consultancy

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.

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Direct Debit In-Depth: Online Training

Join our next Group Course on February 16th 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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Secure

Secure file upload / report retrieval via SFTP / API.

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Reliable

In-built contingency & Disaster Recovery with full expert support.

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Cost-effective

Low set-up costs and no expensive software to upgrade or maintain.

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Latest News & Articles

What is a Modulus Check?

January 15 2021

When you operate a Paperless Direct Debit (PDD) system, a modulus check is mandatory at the point of customer sign-up. For users of both AUDDIS (Automated Direct Debit Instruction Service) and paper-based Direct Debit systems, it is highly recommended at the point...

Advance Notice for Direct Debits

January 14 2021

Over the years, the Direct Debit Advance Notice rules have been clarified and updated to reflect current preferences and practices. Increased use of email, a preference for paperless systems, and a rise in the use of online banking have all influenced how the system...

ADDACS Reports explained

January 14 2021

It’s no secret that the Bacs scheme is underpinned by a complex set of rules. These rules are there to maintain the integrity of the system. They keep the system running smoothly, benefiting both Service Users and their customers – so staying compliant has to be...

Successful Direct Debits Over Christmas 2020

November 17 2020

It's never too early to think about Bacs Christmas processing! If Direct Debits are not collected on the expected date, your organisations income can be disrupted. This is particularly an issue over Christmas and New Year when there are extra bank holidays. These...

Smart Cards & Security

November 13 2020

Blog by Sarah Cottee, Training Manager Recent Direct Debit Training courses have highlighted an increase in Service Users experiencing issues with their smart cards when working remotely due to Covid restrictions. Here, we look at what can cause an issue, how to...

The Importance of Bacs Training – now more than ever!

October 29 2020

Blog by Sarah Cottee, Training Manager Bacs training isn’t always at the top of the priority list. It’s often the first casualty of stressed or busy times in an organisation, but NOW more than ever you should be considering Bacs training for your team – and...