Community Bank Accounts

Posted: Mon, 07 Dec 2020 10:40

Community Bank Accounts

If you are part of a community group looking to open a new bank account Links CVS have done some useful research. They advise:

"It's become clear to us that new groups are finding it very difficult to open a bank account due to the Covid-19 pandemic. We have put together a list of banks and their current status for opening a new community or business account with them. We will regularly update this list when more information is available.

Unity Trust Bank - Open

Barclays - Open but delays

Co-op - Delays of 12 weeks

Starling Bank - Open but delays (mobile & internet banking only - cheques can be scanned via a mobile phone camera)

CAF - Open for registered charities

Lloyds - Closed to new applications

Natwest - Closed to new applications

RBS - Closed to new applications

Santander - Closed to new applications

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