Try it yourself
Simply enter a sort code and an account number in the boxes provided and click "validate" to perform the validation.
Bank details validated at the point of entry saves admin costs, and avoids bank charges incurred by re-processing failed payments.
Eliminate failed direct debit payments and avoid delays and disruptions in the service you provide to your customers.
Validate employee details, avoid delays in salary payments and keep your employees happy.
Enter 6-digit sort codes and 8-digit bank account numbers and get instant notification that details are correct, and that the account is direct debit capable, and CHAPs supported.
Instantly returns the Bank Identifier Code (BIC), branch title, address for BACS processing enquiries and telephone number from the sort code entered.
Checks the country code, verifies the correct number of characters are present, looks for the correct BBAN country format and checks for substitution, transposition and shift errors.
Loqate delivers a fast, accurate bank data verification service.
Jayne Pall – Project Analyst, arvato
Validate payment details simply and quickly. Our sort code checker can work with both online and over the phone transactions. This is ideal for magazine subscriptions, charity donations or entertainment memberships. Banks recommend that organisations verify customer details when using Paperless Direct Debit.
Check bank details, or use our IBAN checker to confirm the details of new staff members when they join or update their account information. Ideal for large organisations where chasing salary payment issues is time-consuming.