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Extra information - Bank Details Guide - Bank Details Guide - C

Cahoot

Account type Description Enter details
     
All account numbers should have eight digits Ten-digit account number beginning 00 Enter last eight digits of account number and six-digit sort code provided by the customer. (If all other details provided are correct overtype Cahoot with Abbey National)

Cambridge Building Society

Sort code 201722, Account number 40338346, (Sponsor Bank Barclays Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Ten-digit account number Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Catholic Building Society

Sort code 400713, Account number 80218316, (Sponsor Bank HSBC Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Twelve-digit account reference number  
For example, 12345-67891-00 Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Chelsea Building Society

Note: Chelsea and Yorkshire Building Societies merged in February/March 2011. Customers have been advised of their new account numbers. Payments to collection account sort code 086072 will be redirected to new accounts sort code 609595 until March 2012, after which sort code 086072 will be closed and payments rejected. Chelsea Building Society still exists as a trading name of Yorkshire Building Society. It’s only the sort code, account number format and reference number which have changed.

Sort code 086072, Account number 00000001, (Sponsor Bank Co-operative Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
Accounts with sort code 086072    
  Eight-digit reference number Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number  
  Accounts with new sort code 609595 Ten-digit reference number Enter sort code 609595, customer’s personal ten-digit reference number in the Building Society reference field. And enter the first eight digits of the customer’s personal ten digit reference number in the Account Number field

Cheltenham & Gloucester

Sort code 300000, Account number 00353019, (Sponsor Bank Lloyds TSB Banks plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Begin with a letter (variable) followed by six figures - a forward slash (‘/’) then X or 0 to 9. - (No Spaces)  

For example, T123456/X
D123456/1 | Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number |

Chesham Building Society

Sort code 401712, Account number 90232009, (Sponsor Bank HSBC Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Eleven-digit account reference number Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Cheshire Building Society

Sort code 205377, Account number 50244961, (Sponsor Bank Barclays Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Account numbers should have eleven digits  

For example, 12-3456789-11

(Disregard hyphens) Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number  
  Premium Access Account numbers should have nine digits
For example, 123456789 Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Chorley and District Building Society

Sort code 161622, Account number 11758805, (Sponsor Bank Nat West Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Ten-digit account reference number Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Clay Cross Building Society

Sort code 600110, Account number 04803183, (Sponsor Bank Nat West Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Reference numbers usually begin with a letter followed by four, five or six numbers Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

Clydesdale Bank

Account type Description Enter details
     
All account numbers should be eight digits Scottish Branches with six-digit account numbers  
Long card numbers beginning 491182… or 6759… Contact Bank Liaison to obtain the correct details Enter as eight-digit account number. Contact customer to obtain first two digits. Enter six-digit sort code provided by the customer

Co-op Bank

Account type Description Enter details
     
All account numbers should have eight digits Ten-digit account numbers ending 00, 56, 53, 80 Enter first eight digits of the account number only. Enter six-digit sort code provided by the customer

Coventry Building Society

Sort code 406301 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All All accounts should have nine digits Account number - Last eight digits of customer’s nine-digit roll number
Building Society reference number - All nine digits of customer’s roll number

Cumberland Building Society

Sort code 165221, (Sponsor Bank Nat West Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Eight-digit account number  

Eleven-digit numbers. Contact Bank Liaison, who will obtain account number from the Building Society

Eight digits / 1 (Disregard stroke 1) Enter the eight-digit account number and sponsor bank sort code