Exchange Settlement Account System
ESAS is the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's Exchange Settlement Account System and along with Real-Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) allows individual transactions between financial institutions to be settled electronically as the transactions happen.
ESAS Overview updated July 2012
Policy on Access to Exchange Settlement Accounts (August 2007)
The annual Audit Report for the ESAS system has been completed. This report is available to members and accountholders upon request made to:
The Chief Financial Officer
Reserve Bank of New Zealand
Who can be contacted by email - RTGSHelpdesk@rbnz.govt.nz