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Open more doors by reducing your credit and performance risk with the appropriate bond or guarantee from us.

Some of the benefits

Confidence


Give new suppliers or cross-border partners the confidence to do business with you

Reassurance

Protect sellers from non-payment, or buyers from non-performance

Credibility

Leverage our reputation and faith in your business during tenders or negotiations

What you can get
  • Bid bonds, showing that you have the finances and capabilities for a contract
  • Performance guarantees, valid for 5 years
  • Advance payment guarantees for progress payment refunds
  • Fuel guarantees, so you can pay fuel companies by debit rather than pre-payment*
  • Customs bonds, to defer liability for payment to Customs and Excise
  • Property, lending and rental guarantees

*You can replace bank guarantees with fuel guarantees, releasing capital to reinvest in your business

Other guarantees available
  • Property
  • Lending
  • Rental
How to get it

If you already have a Business Current Account

  • Speak to your business banker for help with the 06321 form on our CMS

If you don’t

  • What you can get
  • Other guarantees available
  • How to get it
  • Bid bonds, showing that you have the finances and capabilities for a contract
  • Performance guarantees, valid for 5 years
  • Advance payment guarantees for progress payment refunds
  • Fuel guarantees, so you can pay fuel companies by debit rather than pre-payment*
  • Customs bonds, to defer liability for payment to Customs and Excise
  • Property, lending and rental guarantees

*You can replace bank guarantees with fuel guarantees, releasing capital to reinvest in your business

  • Property
  • Lending
  • Rental

If you already have a Business Current Account

  • Speak to your business banker for help with the 06321 form on our CMS

If you don’t

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