• Benjamin Elliott

UK Bank Payment Capabilities

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.


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AIB GB Business

AIB GB Personal

AIB NI (First Trust) Business

AIB NI (First Trust) Personal

B Bank

Barclaycard

Barclaycard Commercial Payments

Barclays Business

Barclays Corporate

Barclays Personal

Barclays Wealth

Clydesdale Bank

Coutts & Company

Danske Bank

First Direct

HSBC Personal

HSBC UK Business

ING

Lloyds (Business)

Lloyds (Personal)

Lloyds Commercial UK

Monzo

Natwest

Natwest Bankline

Revolut

Royal Bank of Scotland

Royal Bank of Scotland Bankline

Santander

Silicon Valley Bank

Starling Bank

TBS Bank

Ulster Bank (UK)

Virgin Money

Virgin Money (Essential)



AIB GB Business


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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 If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.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


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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 If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.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


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 If you know or encounter any case where our above notes are out of date, please let us know.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


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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


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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


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


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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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.


First Direct


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.


HSBC Personal


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.


HSBC UK Business


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 scheduled domestic payments are supported

  • Does not support FPS but uses BACS

  • As a result, all payments must have a payment execution date that is 2-45 days in the future

  • 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.


ING


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.


Lloyds (Business)


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 and scheduled domestic payments are supported

  • Maximum 25 payments per request

  • Minimum total payments amount is £0.01 (1p)

  • Maximum total payments amount would be determined by the account limits on the specific accounts being used.

  • The property requestedExecutionDateTime is not supported for this bank

  • A reference for every payment is required

  • Only one Payer object should be specified in the bulk payment

  • 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.


Lloyds (Personal)


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