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What is the daily limit for standing orders?

The current limits for standing orders are as follows:

  • A minimum of £0.01 in any case
  • A maximum of £20,000.00 per transaction
  • A maximum of £20,000.00 per day for personal customers
  • A maximum of £20,000.00 per day for business customers

Please remember to make sure you have sufficient funds available in your account to cover the standing orders you set-up.

If you have already created or amended a standing order today using either telephone banking, Digital Banking or mobile banking then the combined amount my have reached our daily limit, in which case the following options are available:-

  • Wait until the next business day and resubmit your request.
  • Set-up/Amend your standing order using Telephone Banking.
  • Set-up a one-off payment, you can then set-up your standing order at a later date.

If you need to set up a standing order above the transaction limit, you may consider arranging this through Telephone Banking.

Telephone banking
Personal - 03457 242424 (overseas +44 131 5498888)

Business Customers in Scotland - 0345 6002230 (overseas +44 131 5498888)
Minicom: 0800 404 6160
Business Customers in England and Wales- 0345 3070900 (overseas +44 131 2420017)
Minicom: 0800 068 1289

Open 24 hours a day.
Calls may be recorded.
Call charge information.

Please have your Customer Number and security number ready as this will enable your call to be answered faster and more securely. These are the same details you use to log in to Digital Banking.