Account NI

Account NI is continuing to prioritise activities associated with the issue of payments or the funding of bank accounts. All other activities are being delivered on a best endeavours basis. All essential queries should continue to be sent to



National fraud initiative – data matching

Government departments are required by law to protect the public funds they administer. They may share information with other bodies responsible for auditing or administering public funds in order to prevent and detect fraud.

NICS prompt payment tables

A target is in place for all NICS departments to pay valid invoices within 10 working days. Payment processing performance tables show each department's performance against this target.

Related to Account NI

Access to information

How to request information from the Department of Finance including Freedom of Information (FOI) and the use of our Publication Scheme.

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