Scottish Building Society

Business Focus
housing financing

Founded in 1874, Scottish 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 Scottish 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 Scottish Building Society
Market Share of Scottish Building Society
Total Assets (2018)
420.18 mln GBP  (+2.68%)
Total Members (2018)
33,095  (-1.06%)

Scottish Building Society is the 134th largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 420,18 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.00%. Scottish Building Society is the 25th largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 0.11% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 33 095 members in Scottish 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

Scottish 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. Scottish Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.


SBS House, 193 Dalry Road, EH3 7XE, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
44 01313137700
44 01313137711

Scottish Building Society is headquartered in Edinburgh.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Financial Conduct Authority
Reference Number

Scottish Building Society is authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 206034).

Bank History

Start Date
November 1874