Ulster Bank's Transfer Notification

Ulster Bank Limited has transferred to NatWest

What you need to know about the transfer to NatWest

We’re pleased to announce that on 3 May 2021, we successfully transferred the Ulster Bank Limited business to NatWest, using the Court approved Banking Business Transfer Scheme (“Scheme”). 

What the transfer means for you

There’s no change to your everyday banking services. The Ulster Bank brand remains.

Your sort codes and account numbers stay the same and you still have access to the same products and services, through the same channels as you did before the transfer.

NatWest is your data controller and your personal data will be looked after in the same way and for the same purpose as before. 

Our Ulster Bank business will continue to provide services for our customers who live, invest and do business in Northern Ireland.

Changes you'll see an any new correspondence

Our registered company address:

250 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4AA

Our Financial Services Register number:


Our VAT Registration number:

GB 243 8527 52

Accounts held at Ulster Bank and NatWest are within the same regulated legal entity, that is NatWest.

If you have deposits with both Ulster Bank and NatWest, you are covered by FSCS protection in respect of NatWest only.

Your FSCS cover will only be for one allowance of £85,000 (or £170,000 for a joint account).

Important documents

Frequently Asked Questions

For more answers to questions you may have visit our FAQs page here.