Cheques will no longer be used in the national payment system of Lesotho

Cheques will no longer be used in the national payment system of Lesotho

The Central Bank of Lesotho has provided that:

  • the issuing and the acceptance of cheques will cease, effective from 30 September 2021; and

 

  • banks will communicate extensively with their clients leading up to and beyond the discontinuation of cheques and will educate their clients on alternative electronic payment methods that may be used.