Brno regional office

Out-of-Prague offices of CNB departments, specifically the Brno Branch of the Cash Department and the Distribution Monitoring and Analysis Unit of the Retail Distribution Supervision Division and the Brno Inspection Unit of the Consumer Credit Supervision Division, which carry on selected supervisory activities of the Financial Market Supervision Department II, are located at the Brno regional office.

The Brno Branch and both units are located in the CNB building in Brno at the following address:

Rooseveltova 18
601 10 Brno

Tel.: 542 137 111
Fax: 542 137 114

Postal address
Na Příkopě 28
115 03 Praha 1
tel.: 224 411 111
fax.: 224 412 404

Brno Branch of the Cash Department

Office hours

Teller service (for CNB clients and the public):
Monday – Friday: 7.30 a.m. – 11.30 a.m. and 12.30 p.m. – 2.00 p.m.

Opening hours for CNB clients:

Monday – Thursday: 7.30 a.m. – 3.15 p.m.
Friday: 7.30 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.

Responsible for

  • managing money reserves
  • performing cash services
  • selling commemorative coins and numismatic material to the CNB’s contractual partners
  • providing compensation for damaged banknotes and coins and exchanging invalid and worn out banknotes and coins
  • executing payments
  • maintaining accounts of the state budget and other clients, including state financial assets and liabilities accounts, including cash operations on those accounts
  • receiving submissions from natural persons

Distribution Monitoring and Analysis Unit of the Retail Distribution Supervision Division

Responsible for

  • performing off-site supervision of investment intermediaries and their tied agents, insurance intermediaries, independent loss adjusters, independent consumer credit intermediaries and their tied agents and foreign intermediaries of consumer credit for house purchase
  • receiving, examining and dealing with submissions from the public in defined areas of competence
  • conducting statistical surveys in the non-financial sector of the economy
  • assessing, on an ongoing basis, compliance with the rules of conduct and professional care and the riskiness of supervised entities, using complex analyses based on aggregate data obtained from broad-based surveys and individual information about individual supervised entities from off-site supervision

Brno Inspection Unit of the Consumer Credit Supervision Division

Responsible – in the area of compliance with the obligations arising from the Consumer Credit Act and the Consumer Protection Act – for

  • performing on-site examinations in the division’s defined areas of competence
  • assisting in the preparation of inspection reports and decisions on objections
  • drafting proposals to open administrative proceedings at the Licensing and Enforcement Department based on the results of examinations
  • imposing obligations in ex-officio proceedings in the form of on-site orders
  • consulting and legally assessing findings
  • informing the other divisions of the department and the CNB’s competent organisational units performing supervision in the given financial market sector of the conclusions of on-site examinations which may be used in the activities of those units
  • conducting thematic supervisory examinations in the form of monitoring of supervised entities in defined areas of competence
  • drafting methodological procedures in writing regarding on-site supervision in defined areas of competence, issued by the Consumer Credit Provision Supervision and Control Division