Test Center

The Test Center of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank – the OeNB Test Center – tests whether banknote processing machines and banknote authentication devices meet the uniform standards of the ECB. Moreover, it cooperates with the Coins National Analysis Centre (CNAC) of Münze Österreich AG in testing coin processing machines. The OeNB Test Center cooperates closely with the machine manufacturers to steadily improve processing and authentication devices.

What the OeNB Test Center does

You will find an overview of the Test Center’s tasks on this page. Please contact the Test Center’s team if you have any questions related to testing issues.

The Test Center’s team

Please contact us if you have any questions. Click on the above link for the e-mail addresses and phone numbers of the OeNB Test Center staff.