Data8 Bank Account Validation (UK and Europe)

by Data8

Validate bank account numbers and sort codes on entry

Our Bank Validation service allows you to check that sort code and account numbers are valid providing a number benefits to both your users and clients:

  • Avoid Failed payments – validation at the point of capture ensures the correct details are entered ensuring payments can be processed first time
  • Improved user experience – prompts the user if the details are invalid and pre populates valuable information to save time 
  • Improved customer experience – eliminating failed payments means your customers will receive their goods and services without unnecessary delays
  • Reduces unnecessary costs  - Save time and resource by removing any unnecessary administration fees, bank charges and other operational costs incurred by re-processing failed payments

Key features

  • Easy installation and configuration with support provided from our team when required 
  • Validates that sort code and account number are correct
  • Automatically populates additional information – BICCode, IBAN, Short bank name, Full Bank name and postal address of the branch
  • Quickly identifies the payment types accepted by a validated account, such as:
      • BACS Payments
      • Direct Debit Transactions
      • Direct Debit payments
      • Direct Credit Transactions
      • Unpaid Cheque Claim Transactions
      • Building Society Credit Transactions
      • Direct Debit Instruction Transactions
      • Dividend Interest Payment Transactions
      • Cheques, CHAPS Payments, Faster Payments 

Flexible, Competitive Pricing - available on a competitive per-lookup basis, annual licences are also available providing a fixed annual cost for all your Bank Validation requirements

To experience all the benefits for yourself, we provide a free 14 day trial, with full support and no obligation. 

We provide a number of other integrated solutions to help improve your Data Quality, so please review our other listings on AppSource or visit

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