The CBB will impose penalty charges of BD 7 (seven Bahrain Dinars) on each returned cheque for the reasons of 'Insufficient Funds', 'Refer to Drawer', 'Not Arranged For', 'Present the cheque again', and 'Account Closed'. Individual banks will continue to be informed daily of any charges accruing to their accounts. The respective accounts will be debited on the same day.

Amended: July 2017
Amended: October 2013
Amended January 2011
October 2007