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16 February 2024

Proposed changes to liquidity and capital requirements for authorised deposit-taking institutions

This page contains information regarding APRA's consultation on targeted changes to liquidity and capital requirements aimed at strengthening the banking sector’s resilience to future stress.

November 2023

 

On 15 November 2023, APRA released for consultation its proposed changes to liquidity and capital requirements aimed at strengthening the banking sector’s resilience to future stress.

The proposed changes seek to ensure that ADIs have strong crisis preparedness, prudently value their liquid assets and minimise potential contagion risks. 

The changes will be reflected in the following standards and guidance: 

  • Prudential Standard APS 210 Liquidity (APS 210);
     
  • Prudential Practice Guide APG 210 Liquidity (APG 210); and 
     
  • Prudential Standard APS 111 Capital Adequacy: Measurement of Capital (APS 111).

Written submissions should be sent to adipolicy@apra.gov.au by 16 February 2024. 

The consultation letter, draft standards and guidance, and the Exceptional Liquidity Assistance data request template referenced in Attachment A of the consultation letter can be found below.

Media release: APRA proposes targeted changes on liquidity and capital in response to global banking turmoil.

Letter

Targeted changes to ADI liquidity and capital standards
 

Draft standards


Draft guidance


Data request template

Note on submissions

It is APRA's policy to publish all submissions on the APRA website unless the respondent specifically tells APRA in writing that all or part of the submission is to remain confidential. An automatically generated confidentiality statement in an email does not satisfy this purpose. If you would like only part of your submission to be confidential, you should provide this information marked as 'confidential' in a separate attachment.