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Payments Management

Secure, round-the-clock payments from your CBD accounts

CBD provides a complete solution to meet your payments requirements. Through iBusiness, our corporate online banking platform, and iConnect, our API banking, host-to-host solution you can:

  • Transfer funds between CBD accounts
  • Make local (UAEFTS) and international (Swift) payments
  • Initiate payments to government entities such as the Dubai Naturalisation and Residency Department (DNRD), and the Department of Economic Development (DED)
  • Make bill payments for various utilities and merchants
  • Print cheques via iPrint, electronic cheque printing solution
  • Pay WPS and non-WPS salaries as well as pension payments to the General
  • Pension and Social Security Authority (GPSSA) and Abu Dhabi Retirement Pensions & Benefits Fund (ADRPBF)
  • Issue a host of trade transactions such as Letters of Credit (LCs) and Guarantees

Account Transfers, Local and International Payments

You can make account transfers within CBD and payments to local and international beneficiaries using our electronic channels.

With iBusiness, you can:

  • Create and maintain beneficiaries
  • Design an authorisation workflow that matches your account mandate
  • Create individual transactions on-screen or bulk transactions using file upload
  • View the status and history of payments

Bill Payments and Government Payments

Make payments to various utility companies and merchants using CBD’s bill payments facility. Our merchants include:

  • Abu Dhabi Distribution Company (ADDC)
  • Al Ain Distribution Company (AADC)
  • American Express
  • Department of Economic Development (DED)
  • Du Pay As You Go and Monthly Plans
  • Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA)
  • Dubai Naturalisation and Residency Department (DNRD)
  • Etisalat Post Paid and Wasel Pre-Paid Plans
  • Federal Electricity and Water Authority (FEWA)
  • Salik
  • Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA)

Corporate Cards

As part of the global Visa Card network, our corporate cards can be used at more than 550,000 banks, 1.2 million ATMs, and 33 million merchants worldwide, saving you money by minimising surcharges, cash-out fees, and expense processing costs. We can also help improve efficiency by simplifying your procurement practices and removing manual handling from traditional payment processes. You can streamline supplier management by conditioning purchases with preferred suppliers.


iPrint is an efficient and secure electronic cheque printing solution which enables you to manage your critical cheque payments from the comfort of your office. With iPrint, you can:

  • Create bulk cheques online via file upload
  • Authorise cheques according to your company’s account mandate and print signature electronically
  • Print cheques using your pre-defined advise template
  • Print at a centralized or multiple printer locations

  • Click here to view and download the iPrint forms and brochures.

Payroll and Pension

We provide a complete suite of payroll and pension payment services including:

  • Wage Protection System (WPS)
  • Non-WPS internal and external salary
  • Rateb - Payroll Card
  • General Pension and Social Security Authority (GPSSA) payments
  • Abu Dhabi Retirement Pensions & Benefits Fund (ADRPBF) payments

How can we help?

To discuss switching to CBD, call us on:


Monday to Saturday : 9 am to 5 pm.
Emergency Services will continue to be provided 24x7

04 211 2848