The Home Office have issued a notification advising that the ASPEN card system will be unavailable from 17:00 Friday 21st May – 09:00 Monday 24th May.
The shutdown is taking place in order to complete the transition from the current green ASPEN card to the new PFS ASPEN card.
ASPEN card holders currently using their green card should make sure that any cash withdrawals or purchases are made before 17:00 on Friday 21st May, when the card will be deactivated.
Users will receive the new PFS ASPEN card in the coming days, which will be available to use from 09:00 Monday 24th May.
A poster containing all the information, along with translations, is available to download below.