The Co-operative Bank

Count on us for free banking* with Community Directplus

Every single penny counts when you’re running a community organisation, so the last thing you want to see is your funds being swallowed up by banking charges. The Co-operative Bank’s Community Directplus Current Account could give you a way to bank for free.

No monthly charges and:
• FREE – to write and deposit up to 5,000 cheques per annum.
• FREE – for standing orders and Direct Debits.
• FREE – to pay in £100,000 in cash per annum.
• FREE – Online Banking; up to 10 accounts and 5 signatories.

• The chance to apply for extra funding through our Customer Donation Fund.
• The freedom to manage your account in-branch, online, by phone, by post and through the Post Office.
• Earn interest on balances over £25,000.

We reserve the right to review the account tariff for customers whose credit turnover exceeds £1m per annum, who deposit more than £100,000 cash per annum, or who deposit more than 5,000 cheques per annum.

*Charges may apply for exceeding the limits outlined above and for any special services such as stopped cheque, copy items and CHAPS. Please refer to the tariff for full details.

Find out more
For more information on the Community Directplus Current Account call: 0800 783 4741^ or visit

^Lines are open Monday to Thursday 8.30am – 6.00pm, Fridays 8.30am to 5.00pm and Saturday 9.00am to midday. Calls may be monitored or recorded for security and training purposes. Calls to 0800 numbers are free from landlines and mobiles.

The Co-operative Bank p.l.c. is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (No. 121885). The Co-operative Bank, smile and Britannia are trading names of The Co-operative Bank p.l.c., P.O. Box 101, 1 Balloon Street, Manchester M60 4EP. Registered in England and Wales No. 990937.

The Co-operative Bank p.l.c. subscribes to the Lending Code which is monitored by the Lending Standards Board. The Co-operative Bank reserves the right to decline any application and/or accept any deposit. Information correct as at 07/2015.