• Benjamin Elliott

UK Bank Payment Capabilities

Updated: Sep 23

If it were up to us, everything would be possible. But in an intrinsically complicated industry such as banking, there are often limitations that apply. Find out below what types of payments are supported by which banks.


Can't find your UK bank? Get in touch and we'll find the answer.


Jump to your bank:


LIVE BANKS:

Lloyds (Business)

Lloyds (Personal)

Lloyds Commercial UK

Natwest

Revolut ( Business)

Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland Bankline

Santander


BETA:


Barclays Business

Barclays Corporate

Barclays Personal

HSBC Personal

HSBC UK Business

Silicon Valley Bank


COMING SOON:

AIB GB Business

AIB GB Personal

AIB NI (First Trust) Business

AIB NI (First Trust) Personal

B Bank

Barclaycard

Barclaycard Commercial Payments

Barclays Wealth

Clydesdale Bank

Coutts & Company

Danske Bank

First Direct

ING

Monzo

Natwest Bankline

Starling Bank

TBS Bank

Ulster Bank (UK)

Virgin Money

Virgin Money (Essential)



AIB GB Business - COMING SOON


AIB BG Business bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. AIB GB Business bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

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Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


AIB GB Personal - COMING SOON


AIB BG Personal bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. AIB GB Personal bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


AIB NI (First Trust) Business - COMING SOON


AIB NI (First Trust) Business bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. AIB NI (First Trust) Business bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


AIB NI (First Trust) Personal - COMING SOON


AIB NI (First Trust) Personal bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. AIB NI (First Trust) Personal bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


B Bank - COMING SOON


B Bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. B Bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Some limitations may apply:

  • Once the bank is instructed to execute the bulk payment, the bank will decide whether or not they execute the bulk as a whole, meaning that if 1 payment fails, the entire bulk will fail.

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclaycard - COMING SOON


Barclaycard bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclaycard bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclaycard Commercial Payments - COMING SOON


Barclaycard Commercial Payments bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclaycard Commercial Payments bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Some limitations may apply:

  • Once the bank is instructed to execute the bulk payment, the bank will decide whether or not they execute the bulk as a whole, meaning that if 1 payment fails, the entire bulk will fail.

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclays Business - LATE BETA


Barclays Business bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclays Business bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Some limitations may apply:

  • Only immediate domestic payments are supported

  • Maximum 50 payments per request

  • Minimum 5 payments per request

  • Minimum total payments amount is £1.00

  • Maximum total payments amount is £50,000

  • A reference for every payment is required

  • Once the bank is instructed to execute the bulk payment, the bank will decide whether or not they execute the bulk as a whole, meaning that if 1 payment fails, the entire bulk will fail.

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclays Corporate - LATE BETA


Barclays Corporate bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclays Corporate bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Some limitations may apply:

  • Only immediate domestic payments are supported

  • Maximum 50 payments per request

  • Minimum 5 payments per request

  • Minimum total payments amount is £1.00

  • Maximum total payments amount is £50,000

  • A reference for every payment is required

  • Once the bank is instructed to execute the bulk payment, the bank will decide whether or not they execute the bulk as a whole, meaning that if 1 payment fails, the entire bulk will fail.

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclays Personal - LATE BETA


Barclays Personal bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclays Personal bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Barclays Wealth - COMING SOON


Barclays Wealth bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Barclays Wealth bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Clydesdale Bank - COMING SOON


Clydesdale bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Clydesdale bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Some limitations may apply:

  • The API endpoint lets you upload up to 150 file payment requests to Virgin

  • Support only JSON format for file upload

  • All the payments in the file should be of one payment type i.e. FPS, CHAPS or BACS

  • Virgin Money will upload the file payment consent resource for the given unique

  • Before calling the API, you must have an access token issued by Virgin Money using a 'Client Credentials' grant

  • POST /filepayments - This request instructs Virgin Money to begin the payment journey

  • Virgin Money will normally schedule the payment request immediately, but this may not always be possible, for example, during busy periods or if additional approvals are required

  • You must ensure the Initiation section of the payment matches corresponding sections of the payment consent resource. Any discrepancy will generate an error response and we will not process the request

  • Once the bank is instructed to execute the bulk payment, the bank will decide whether or not they execute the bulk as a whole, meaning that if 1 payment fails, the entire bulk will fail.

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Coutts & Company - COMING SOON


Coutts & Company bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Coutts & Company bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single International Scheduled

Bulk Domestic

Bulk Domestic Scheduled

Bulk International

Bulk International Scheduled

Note: bank restrictions are always changing. If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.


Danske Bank - COMING SOON


Danske bank is in Alpha Testing.


Alpha Testing is a type of software testing performed to identify bugs before releasing the software product to the real users. Danske bank is coming soon.


Need assistance or have a specific question that you can't find the answer to? Get in touch.

Payment type

Available?

Single Domestic

Single Domestic Scheduled

Single International

Single