Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)
Your eligible deposits with us are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), the UK's deposit guarantee scheme.
The link below will take you to the FSCS information sheet – please read this to find out what is and isn't covered in the scheme. You can also print or save a copy for future reference.
Read the FSCS information sheet [PDF, 118.3KB]
Barclays Business account charges
Free digital banking for 12 months. No monthly account fees for the first 12 months, then £8.50 a month after that.
Please select 'Barclays Business Account charges' at the bottom of this section to read your tariff document, which contains a full list of fees and charges.
You'll find your tariff details below. You can also search ‘Barclays business rates and charges’ online at any time to see all our business account tariffs.
Simple electronic payments including Faster Payments, Direct Debits and standing orders: Free
Debit card and ATM withdrawals: Free
Cash deposits: From 60p per £100
Cheques in/out: From 60p each
Monthly fee: £8.50 after the first 12 months
Visit our ways to bank hub to discover the different ways you can handle cash and cheques, plus more information on managing your account.
Additional fees apply for cash and cheque deposits made over branch counters, see your tariff for more information.
For your own protection and benefit, please read the terms and conditions relating to your account charges carefully before you accept and continue.
Business account charges
Statements and Communications
By opening this account, you’re agreeing to receive your statements, documents and any other correspondence electronically.
You can view and download these whenever you like in the Barclays app and Online Banking, or Barclaycard app and online servicing. You’ll be able to print, save or send them by email as needed.
This applies to all your accounts, products and services related to this business – including overdrafts, credit cards, Barclays loans, business loans, instalment accounts, mortgages, investments and any other services you open in the future where this option is available.
This also includes anything we need to send you for legal or regulatory reasons, such as anything required by the Consumer Credit Act, changes to your terms and conditions and interest rates, and arrears and default sum notices.
However, we might still need to send you some things by post.
Once your account is open, you can change your preferences in your app or Online Banking at any time.