UK BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER

Format/length: 8 characters
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
A reference number that uniquely identifies this bank account within this branch of a UK bank.

References:
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue (GDSC), Version 2.0, Agreed 01.01.02. GDSC:
http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/gdsc/html/default.htm

UK BANK ACCOUNT NUMBER is the same as attribute FINANCIAL ACCOUNT NUMBER where FINANCIAL ACCOUNT TYPE equals 'a. UK Bank Account'.

UK Government Data Standards Catalogue

Data Element UK Bank Account Number
Is Part Of
Financial Identifiers
Identifiers
Has Parts  
Version 2.0
Status Release
Previous Versions  
Later Versions  
Date Agreed 1 January 2002

Meta Data Value
Name UK Bank Account Number
Description A reference number that uniquely identifies this bank account within this branch of a UK bank.
Business Format 8 characters
Element Type Data Item
Validation
Must be 8 numeric characters right justified with leading zeros added if necessary.
Value
Default Value
Owner BACS
Based On BACS
Verification
Comment
This item is always associated with UK Bank Branch Sort Code.
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural UK BANK ACCOUNT NUMBERS