On 20 June 2019, there was published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJ), Decision (EU) 2019/1006 of the European Central Bank (ECB) of June 7, 2019 amending Decision ECB/2011/20 establishing detailed rules and procedures for implementing the eligibility criteria for central securities depositories to access TARGET2-Securities services.

On the same date there was also published in the OJ, Guideline (EU) 2019/1007 of the ECB of June 7, 2019 amending Guideline ECB/2012/13 on TARGET2-Securities.

The Decision and the Guideline both come into force on the twentieth day following their publication in the OJ.