• Term deposit and notice account products

    Use the comparison table below to help you to compare the different term and notice products that we can provide for your business.

    Account Withdrawals Minimum Deposit Term Lengths Important Information Management

    Fixed Term Deposit

    No withdrawals until maturity date


    Bespoke fixed term.
    Any term from overnight to 3 years.

    • Get a fixed rate of interest
    • No withdrawals can be made or additional funds paid in during the term of the deposit.
    • By phone

    32 Day Notice Account

    Withdraw £10,000 or more at 32 days notice, provided the remaining balance is over £10,000.


    No set term.
    32 days notice required to close the account.

    Interest rate is subject to variation in line with the Bank of England Bank Rate.

    • By phone
  • Rates and charges
  • Important information
  • How to apply

Rates and charges

  • Account Term length Indicative interest rate
    Fixed Term Deposit 3 months 0.50% (fixed)
    Fixed Term Deposit 6 months 0.60% (fixed)
    Fixed Term Deposit 9 months 0.70% (fixed)
    Fixed Term Deposit 12 months 0.85% (fixed)
    Fixed Term Deposit Maturity date 27/06/2018 0.60% (fixed)
    Fixed Term Deposit Maturity date 13/11/2018 0.80% (fixed)
    Fixed Rate Term Deposit Bespoke – from overnight to 3 years Call us on 0345 604 5539 1
    32 Day Notice Account No set term
    32 days notice to make a withdrawal or close the account
    Bank of England Bank Rate 0.50% (variable) plus 0.07% (fixed) 1

    Please note: The interest rates stated above are available as at 15/12/2017 and expire on 08/02/2018 but may be subject to change. Should you need to discuss rates for alternative dates or terms, please call us on 0345 604 5539.

    * The AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once each year. As every advertisement for a savings product, which quotes an interest rate, will contain an AER you will be able to compare more easily what return you can expect from your savings over time.

    ** Gross rate is the contractual rate of interest payable before the deduction of income tax at the rate specified by law.

    1 We only offer standard terms online for Fixed Rate Term Deposit accounts. If you would like to apply for bespoke term lengths or you need to select specific start and end dates for your deposit, call us on 0345 606 0286.

    2 Product is linked to the current Bank of England Bank Rate.

    These interest rates apply to deposits with a minimum balance of £10,000 and a maximum balance of £5m, and apply to deposits in sterling only. For deposits over £5m or for more information about interest rates in other major currencies, please call us on 0345 604 5539.

    Terms and conditions

    Our Terms and Conditions section contains full details of our terms and conditions, charges and associated information.

Important information

  • Terms and conditions

    Commercial Banking Markets Deposit Terms and Conditions

    Fixed Term Deposit product information factsheet

    32 Day Notice Account product information factsheet

    Calls may be monitored and recorded in case we need to check we have carried out your instructions correctly and to help improve our quality of service.

    Bank of Scotland plc Registered office: The Mound, Edinburgh, EH1 1YZ. Registered in Scotland no. SC327000.

    Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority under registration number 169628.

    Eligible deposits with us are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). We are covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). Please note that due to FSCS and FOS eligibility criteria not all Business customers will be covered.

How to apply

  • Apply online

    Step 1: Simply log in to Business Internet Banking

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    Step 2: Once you’ve logged in, you will arrive at your account overview page. Look at the menu on the left hand side, and you will see the ‘Our products and services’ section as shown below.


    Step 3: Click on the ‘Business savings account’ link, then click ‘Fixed term deposits’.

    Step 4: Ensure you have viewed the current interest rates on the application form. Select the product you wish to apply for and complete all the information . Click ‘Submit’.

    Step 5: We will send you a confirmation email or be in touch to progress your application. If you need any more information on these steps, please contact us by phone.

    For more information

    Call to speak to one of our specially trained advisers. We’re open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday. We’re closed on all UK public holidays.

    0345 604 5539

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