Infrastructure

Infrastructure

Published: 1/2/2015

The tables on infrastructure include data on the number of operating units, automatic teller machines (ATMs), electronic funds transfer at point of sale (EFTPOS) terminals, day/night deposit boxes, coin deposit machines, payment order accepting machines and cash withdrawal terminals.

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Published: 19/1/2016 Modified: 17/8/2016
TABLE PI1 Total operating units and accepting devices in the territory of the Republic of Croatia
 
Data presented in this report have been collected on the basis of the Decision on the obligation to submit data on the payment system and electronic money (OG 147/2013) and the accompanying Instructions. 
 
This report presents data on the total number of operating units of institutions having their head office in the Republic of Croatia, which are:
o credit institutions,
o payment institutions,
o electronic money institutions,
o a branch of third-country credit institutions,
o branches of a third-country electronic money institution,
o branches of a credit institution from a Member State,
o branches of an electronic money institution from a Member State,
o branches of payment institutions from a Member State,
 
and data on the total number of accepting devices.
 
The total number of accepting devices in the territory of the Republic of Croatia on the last calendar day of the reporting month is shown through the total number of ATMs, EFTPOS terminals, day/night deposit boxes, cash deposit terminals, payment order accepting machines and cash withdrawal terminals.
The number of ATMs and EFTPOS terminals is shown as the total number of devices at which reporting entities, in accordance with the Decision, carry out the payment services of acquiring payment instruments in terms of Article 3 sub-paragraph 5 of the Payment System Act (OG 133/2009 and 136/2012).
 
Definitions and descriptions
 
1. Operating unit
The operating unit is any organisational segment of a credit institution, payment institution and an electronic money institution that offers payment services to payment service users (branch, branch office, sub-branch, office, etc.). The head office is counted in an operating unit if it is offering payment services to payment service users. The operating unit of an electronic money institution that also carries out the activity of telecommunication services is every organisational segment that provides the users with the execution of payment services.
Data are presented as the total number of operating units in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
2. ATM 
The ATM is an electronic terminal that enables cash withdrawal and/or deposit, transfer of funds, the use of the service of providing information on the balance on the transaction account and other services to the users of payment instruments. 
Data are presented as the total number of active ATMs at which reporting entities, who submit data pursuant to the Decision, carry out the payment services of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3 sub-paragraph 5 of the Payment System Act (OG 133/2009 and 136/2012) in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
3. EFTPOS terminal 
The EFTPOS terminal is the terminal that enables the use of payment instruments at a point of sale, so that information on payments are taken over and recorded manually on paper slips or electronically.
Data are presented as the total number of active EFTPOS terminals at which reporting entities, who submit data pursuant to the Decision, carry out the payment services of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3 sub-paragraph 5 of the Payment System Act (OG 133/2009 and 136/2012) in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
4. Day/night deposit box 
The day/night deposit box is a self-service device used for cash deposits for further processing and depositing to the payment account.
Data are presented as the total number of active day/night deposit boxes in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
5. Coin deposit machine 
The coin deposit machine is a self-service device that enables the payment service user to deposit coins to his/her payment account and other "accounts".
Data are presented as the total number of active coin deposit machines in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
6. Payment order accepting machine 
The payment order accepting machine is a self-service device that enables the payment service user to submit a paper-based payment order that the payment service provider will execute according to the terms of the contract. 
Data are presented as the total number of payment order accepting machines in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
7. Cash withdrawal terminal 
The cash withdrawal terminal is the EFTPOS terminal that permits the user of payment services to use only the service of cash withdrawal and deposit. The payment transaction of cash withdrawal and deposit is most frequently authorised by a PIN/signature.  
Data are presented as the total number of active cash withdrawal terminals in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
 
TABLE PI2 Total operating units and accepting devices by county 
 
Data presented in this report are collected on the basis of the Decision on the obligation to submit data on the payment system and electronic money (OG 147/2013) and the accompanying Instructions. 
This report presents the data in the reporting month about the number of operating units and the number of accepting devices in the territory of the Republic of Croatia, by territorial distribution and by counties in the Republic of Croatia. 
 
The number of operating units refers to the institutions having their head office in the Republic of Croatia, which are:
o credit institutions,
o payment institutions,
o electronic money institutions,
o a branch of third-country credit institutions,
o branches of a third-country electronic money institution,
o branches of a credit institution from a Member State,
o branches of an electronic money institution from a Member State,
o branches of payment institutions from a Member State.
 
The number of accepting devices is presented through the number of day/night deposit boxes, payment order accepting machines, coin deposit machines and ATMs.
 
The number of ATMs is shown as the total number of ATMs at which the above institutions carry out the payment services of acquiring payment instruments in terms of Art. 3 sub-paragraph 5 of the Payment System Act (OG 133/2009 and 136/2012).
 
This report gives insight into the total number of active devices in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month classified by county and the total number of operating units classified by county.
 
Counties in the Republic of Croatia:
o County of Zagreb
o County of Krapina-Zagorje
o County of Sisak-Moslavina
o County of Karlovac
o County of Varaždin
o County of Koprivnica-Križevci
o County of Bjelovar-Bilogora
o County of Primorje-Gorski kotar
o County of Lika-Senj
o County of Virovitica-Podravina
o County of Požega-Slavonia
o County of Slavonski Brod-Posavina
o County of Zadar
o County of Osijek-Baranja
o County of Šibenik-Knin
o County of Vukovar-Sirmium
o County of Split-Dalmatia
o County of Istria
o County of Dubrovnik-Neretva
o County of Međimurje
o City of Zagreb
 
 
Definitions and descriptions
 
1. Operating unit 
The operating unit is any organisational segment of a credit institution, payment institution and electronic money institution that offers payment services to payment service users (branch, branch office, sub-branch, office, etc.). The head office is counted in an operating unit if it is offering payment services to payment service users. The operating unit of an electronic money institution that also carries out the activity of telecommunication services is every organisational segment that provides the users with the execution of payment services.
The data overview is given as the total number of operating units in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month classified by county.
 
2. Day/night deposit box 
The day/night deposit box is a self-service device used for cash deposits for further processing and depositing to the payment account.
Data are presented as the total number of active day/night deposit boxes in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month by county.
 
3. Payment order accepting machine 
The payment order accepting machine is a self-service device that enables the payment service user to submit a paper-based payment order that the payment service provider will execute according to the terms of the contract (including automatic payment machines).
Data are presented as the total number of active payment order accepting machines in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month by county.
 
4. Coin deposit machine
The coin deposit machine is a self-service device that enables the payment service user to deposit coins to his/her payment account and other "accounts".
Data are presented as the total number of active coin deposit machines in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month by county.
 
5. ATM 
The ATM is an electromechanical device that permits the users of payment instruments to withdraw and/or deposit cash, remit funds, use the service of providing information on the balance in the transaction account and other services.
Data are presented as the total number of active ATMs at which reporting entities, who submit data pursuant to the Decision, carry out the payment service of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3 sub-paragraph 5 of the Payment System Act (OG 133/2009 and 136/2012) in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month classified by county.
 

 

TABLE PI3 Number of atms and eftpos terminals in the Republic of Croatia by feature of the terminal

The data presented in this report have been collected on the basis of the Decision on the obligation to submit data on the payment system and electronic money (Official Gazette 147/2013) and the accompanying Instructions. 

This report shows data on the total number of ATMs and EFTPOS terminals in the Republic of Croatia according to the feature of the terminal. 

The number of ATMs and EFTPOS terminals is shown as the total number of terminals at which reporting entities, in accordance with the Decision, carry out the payment services of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3, item 5 of the Payment System Act (Official Gazette 133/2009 and 136/2012). 

Definitions and descriptions

1. ATM 

The ATM is an electromechanical device that allows the users of payment instruments to withdraw and/or deposit cash, transfer funds, to make balance enquiries regarding the balance in the transaction account and other services. 

Data are presented as the total number of active ATMs at which reporting entities submit data pursuant to the Decision on carrying out of the payment service of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3, item 5 of the Payment System Act (Official Gazette 133/2009 and 136/2012) in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.
An ATM can be recorded in several features.

2. EFTPOS terminal 
The EFTPOS terminal is the terminal that enables the use of payment instruments at a point of sale, so that information on payments is taken over and recorded manually on paper slips or electronically.

Data are presented as the total number of active EFTPOS terminals at which reporting entities submit data pursuant to the Decision on carrying out of the payment service of acquiring of payment instruments in terms of Article 3, item 5 of the Payment System Act (Official Gazette 133/2009 and 136/2012) in the territory of the Republic of Croatia in the reporting month.

3. Contactless
Terminals that support the acquiring of payment instruments that contain only the record based on the contactless chip are shown within the feature of the terminal 'Contactless'. When a terminal is a contactless-contact terminal, it is not shown in the category, i.e., line 'Contactless'.

4. Contact
Terminals that support the acquiring of payment instruments that contain only the record based on a magnetic stripe and/or chip are shown within the feature of the terminal 'Contact'.

When a terminal is a contactless-contact terminal, it is not shown in the category, i.e., line 'Contact'.

5. Contactless – contact 
Terminals that support the acquiring of payment instruments of a different recording (magnetic stripe, chip, contactless chip, etc.) are shown within the feature of the terminal 'Contactless-contact'.
When a terminal is contactless-contact, then the terminal is not shown in the category, i.e., line 'Contactless' and 'Contact'.

6. Drive-in
ATMs that can be accessed from a means of transport (e.g. car) and perform payment transactions are shown within the feature of the terminal 'Drive-in'.

7. With video surveillance 
ATMs that are in the video surveillance system are shown within the feature of the terminal 'With video surveillance'.

8. In secure location
ATMs that are located in a special, enclosed area for that purpose and physical access is ensured by applying the adequate measures of physical and/or technical protection (e.g. ATMs in operating units, ATMs in a special area which can be accessed using the payment card, etc.) are shown within the feature of the terminal 'In secure location'.

A single ATM/EFTPOS terminal may be included in only one category, i.e., it may be a contactless, contact or contactless-contact terminal.

Each of the ATMs may at the same time be a drive-in and/or with video surveillance and/or in a secure location.

The line 'Total ATM' represents the sum of data shown in lines according to feature, i.e. contactless, contact and contactless-contact.