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UK Bank Clearings data designed to be easily embedded into your own systems

Comprehensive reliable information for successful straight-through processing (STP).

Whether you work in HR, Payroll, Procurement or Finance, with Sorting Codes Electronic you receive everything you need to verify payment information.


Sorting Codes Electronic EISCD is a comprehensive data file containing information on all the bank/building society branches, sub-branches and bank offices that participate in UK clearings systems:

  • Head office & clearing address details
  • Branch & contact information
  • Sort Codes
  • BIC codes
  • Participating UK clearing systems:
    • Bacs
    • Faster Payments
    • CHAPS Sterling
    • Cheque and Credit Clearing

Simply embed into your in-house systems to effectively streamline your payments.

Sorting Codes Electronic Premium is a simplified file resulting in limited processing to ensure quick integration, carefully tailored to be compatible with leading ERP systems such as SAP and Oracle. This hassle free sort code file is a must for corporate organisations, especially pensions, payroll and accounts departments.

  • Head office & clearing address details
  • Branch & contact information
  • Sort Codes

The full data file layouts and Readme.txt files are available on request. Please contact uksortcodeshelpdesk@accuity.com or call +44(0) 1342 335553

Weekly/monthly updates for peace of mind

The Payments Council advises regular users of sort code data to get their information from a product that's updated at least once every month and, preferably, each week. Sorting Codes Electronic delivers both weekly and monthly updates - you choose - using industry standard data provided directly by the issuing banks themselves. Download your weekly or monthly updates and avoid costly payments errors giving you peace of mind - contact us today.

Instant download for immediate delivery.

You will be notified by email when the files have been updated. Simply download the files you require via our secure HTTPS website. Choose from a zipped or uncompressed version to suit your needs and the files will download to your computer. The process is user friendly and intuitive and our Helpdesk team are on hand for support. See file formats in our FAQ.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Sorting Codes Electronic is supplied by Reed Business Information a leading Business to Business publisher. On purchasing you will be allocated Account Manager and Helpdesk Support, delivering you a first class service.


If you need to incorporate UK payments information (Bank/Branch Name, Sort Code, BIC, Address, Telephone) into your in-house systems contact Sorting Codes Electronic. For more information on any of our services contact us today:

Tel: +44 (0)1342 335553

Email: uksortcodeshelpdesk@accuity.com