The National Bank’s competence in the issues of implementing Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus No. 69 “On Using Bills of Exchange” dated February 17, 2015

In accordance with Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus No. 69 “On Using Bills of Exchange” dated February 17, 2015 (hereinafter - the “Edict”), the National Bank shall be authorized to:

  • create and maintain a register of legal persons carrying out the bill discounting;
  • establish criteria for non-resident banks issuing and avalizing promissory notes;
  • determine the form of the notification sent by the legal person to the National Bank to consider the issue of including a legal person in the register of legal persons carrying out the bill discounting;
  • specify the form of notification on the inclusion of a legal person in the register of legal persons carrying out the bill discounting;
  • establish, with respect to legal persons included in the register of legal persons carrying out the bill discounting, the form of information submitted to the National Bank on discounting bills of exchange.

Contact details:

Non-bank Transactions Methodology Department, Non-credit Financial Organizations Regulation Directorate of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus

  • Olga Voitova, tel.: +375 17 218 38 35
  • Veronika Shumak, tel.: +375 17 218 38 17