Security around Cash 

The cash sector understands the reliance that people have on cash. Sound plans and a Code of Conduct are in place to sustain an adequately convenient cash system, for people and businesses, even during a serious pandemic. A serious pandemic could be difficult for everybody; the cash sector should be an asset, not a liability, at such a time.

Current Statistics 

In 2010, the Strategic Cash Group compiled a report to discuss the future prospects for the cash in the UK. Strategic Cash Group looked at a wide range of issues regarding banknotes and coins, and the arrangements that ensure they circulate. It has prepared the following report to explore where Payments UK can play a strategic role in note and coin developments in the UK. The report discusses the future prospects for cash in the UK and can be found here: