EMV CPS 1.1

The EMV Card Personalisation Specification standardizes EMV card personalisation leading to faster, more efficient and more economical solutions. It offers benefits which include: lower set up costs, faster time to market, greater choice of supplier (card and personalisation bureau) and an enhanced ability to switch suppliers.

This new version incorporates Specification Bulletins No. 23 and No. 40. This release also introduces a new feature presented as personalisation direct method. It also brings several clarifications as well as other new optional features.

The EMV Card Personalisation Specification consists of one book, available below for view or download.


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July 20071.1EMV Card Personalization Specification Download