Maintenance of ISO 20022 message definitions
The latest version of ISO 20022 message definitions are updated on a yearly basis. New versions of message definitions, if any, are generally published in February, or by April/May at the latest. The SEG, which represents the message users, is responsible for approving both the change request and the timing of publication of the new message version.
In certain circumstances such as urgency or where required by the relevant business community, it is possible to request the maintenance of ISO 20022 message definitions outside of the yearly cycle, using either:
It is important to note that the publication of a new version in the Catalogue of messages does not mandate users to implement it.
Standard Maintenance Process @ a glance
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Fast Track Maintenance Process @ a glance
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Detailed registration procedures
Should you want to have more information, you can download the complete version of the ISO 20022 registration procedures
Maintenance Process Overview
Flow chart of the maintenance process
Where to find the status of a project ?
You can consult the progress of the maintenance process in the Status of submissions.