Extended Industry Sorting Code Directory

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The EISCD is the definitive sort code directory for the UK.

EISCD sort code data comes directly from the banks, and is maintained by Vocalink on behalf of the UK Payments Administration.

Avoid Payment Rejections

Use accurate sort code reference data to make sure your payments work first time

Reduce Costs

Avoid the cost of manually correcting and resubmitting failed payments

Improve Customer Perception

Maintain your reputation with customers, suppliers and your employees with trouble free frictionless payments

The EISCD sort code directory contains essential information for any business processing Direct Debits or Direct Credits, including:

  • Sorting code

  • Branch address and telephone

  • SWIFT BIC code

  • Participation in clearing systems, e.g. Direct Debit, Direct Credit, Faster Payments, CHAPS and more


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If you need any assistance, we have in house experts on hand to help you get the most from the EISCD

Multiple Formats

Wide range of formats suitable for any system

Text tab delimited, XML and CSV. (Click to download samples).

Easy Access

Automatically download sort code directory via an API or manually download from the customer Portal

SAP Ready

Pre-processed ready for direct import into your Master Data

Choice of frequency

Weekly or monthly

EISCD Sort Code Directory

Technical Specification

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