Paying in

Money must be paid in from an account in your own name, with the exception of Junior ISAs and Child Trust Funds.

Debit card

Please pay in online or call our Customer Service team on 01296 41 41 41 to provide your debit card details.

Not accepted

  • Credit cards or postal orders.
  • Online debit card payments for investment clubs or Child Trust Funds.

Bank transfers

Please include your customer reference number and account number in the 'reference' field when paying in money by BACS, CHAPS or Faster Payments.

Our bank details

Bank Bank of Scotland
Branch Edinburgh
Account number 00100130
Sort code 12-21-37
Account name The Share Centre Limited Client Transfer A/C

Direct Debit

Setting up a monthly Direct Debit is a very convenient way to keep adding to your investments. Our regular investment plan usually works out cheaper in terms of dealing commission too.

Download a regular investing form


Please make cheques payable to ‘The Share Centre Limited’, quoting your customer reference number and account number on the reverse. If it’s a building society account, please ask them to print your name on the reverse to confirm the funds came from your account.

When can you start dealing?

Debit card & cheques

As long as your bank authorise the payment, you can start dealing immediately. Up to £25,000 is available straightaway, with any further money available once it has cleared (usually within three working days).

Bank transfers

You can start dealing once the funds have cleared and been allocated to your account:

  • Three working days for BACs
  • Usually the same day for CHAPs and Faster Payments.

Still need help?Green email envelope

Please get in touch with our customer service team.


Phone: 01296 41 41 41

Write: The Share Centre, PO Box 2000, Aylesbury, Bucks. HP21 8ZB

We're open between 8:00am and 6:00pm, Monday to Friday (except public holidays).