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Extra information - Bank Details Guide - Bank Details Guide - H

Halifax PLC

Note: Sort codes are linked to accounts when opened, not the current branch used. Therefore, the Bank Sort Code Book shouldn’t be used to verify these.

Account type Description Enter details
     
  Eight-digit account number beginning 00, 01, 02, and so on, and sort code 11 Enter the eight-digit account number and use with sort code 11-—
  For example, D/1234567-1.  
This is a roll number. Contact the customer to obtain the eight-digit account number and the six-digit sort code Once the eight-digit account number is known use with sort code 11-—  
  For example, 2/1234567-2.  
This is a roll number. Contact the customer to obtain the eight-digit account number and the six-digit sort code Once the eight-digit account number is known use with sort code 11-—  
  Long account references starting with numbers 580149… These are card numbers. Contact the customer to obtain the eight-digit account number and the six-digit sort code Once the eight-digit account number is known use with sort code 11-—

Hanley Economic Building Society

Sort code 300120, Account number 09995102, (Sponsor Bank Lloyds TSB Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Account numbers may begin with a letter followed by six numbers  
For example, P774127 Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number, including letters

Harpenden Building Society

Sort code 402311, Account number 01246356, (Sponsor Bank HSBC Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All All account numbers should be ten digits Enter sponsor bank account number and sort code followed by customer’s ten-digit personal reference number

H.F.C. Bank

Account type Description Enter details
     
All All account numbers should be eight digits Enter the eight-digit account number followed by the six-digit sort code provided by the customer

Hinckley and Rugby Building Society

Sort code 402419, Account number 81228218, (Sponsor Bank HSBC Bank plc) 

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

Holmesdale Building Society

Sort code 601727, Account number 27584798, (Sponsor Bank Nat West Bank plc) 

Account type Description Enter details
     
All Eleven-digit account numbers  

For example, five numbers that determine the type of account and then a six-digit personal reference account number

For example, 14010-123456 Enter sponsor bank account number, sort code and customer’s personal reference number

HSBC / First Direct

Account type Description Enter details
     
All account numbers should have eight-digits Nine-digit account number - This is a card number, not an account number. Contact the customer for the correct eight-digit account number  
Card numbers beginning 6759… Contact Bank Liaison to obtain the correct account number Enter the eight-digit account number and six-digit sort code
First Direct: If all other details are correct overtype ‘First Direct’ with ‘HSBC Bank’