Century Building Society

Business Focus
housing financing

Founded in 1899, Century Building Society provides a wide range of mortgage and savings products at competitive rates to its customers (residents of the United Kingdom only). Savings accounts made with Century Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies


retail banking


natural persons

Area Served

GBUnited Kingdom


savings accounts
mortgage loans


Total Assets of Century Building Society
Market Share of Century Building Society
Total Assets (2012)
25.48 mln GBP  (+3.18%)
Total Members (2012)
2,940  (-7.69%)

In 2012 total assets of Century Building Society were 25,48 mln GBP. Century Building Society was the 47th largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 47 building societies) having market share of 0.01% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2012 there were 2 940 members in Century Building Society.

Deposit Guarantee

Protected Amount
up to 85,000 GBP
Guarantee Fund
Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)
Covered Depositors
private individuals
Covered Accounts
current accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts

Century Building Society participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, savings accounts, time deposit accounts made by private individuals, companies and covers up to up to 85,000 GBP per bank per depositor. Century Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.


21-23 Albany Street, EH1 3QW, London, United Kingdom
44 01315561711
44 01315562463

Century Building Society was located in London.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Financial Conduct Authority
Reference Number

Century Building Society was authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 206036).

Bank History

Start Date
April 1899
Close Date
April 2013