Yorkshire Building Society

Founded in 1885, Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies


Retail Banking


Total Assets (2018)
42,047.20 mln GBP  (+6.19%)
Total Members (2018)
2,852,000  (-3.32%)

Yorkshire Building Society is the 21st largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 42 047,20 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.47%. Yorkshire Building Society is the 3rd largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 10.58% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 2 852 000 members in Yorkshire Building Society.

Yorkshire Building Society is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is A- (high credit quality). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is A3 (upper medium grade).

Yorkshire Building Society participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This scheme covers accounts up to 85,000 GBP per bank per depositor.


Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, BD5 8LJ, Bradford, United Kingdom
44 01274740740

Yorkshire Building Society is headquartered in Bradford.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number
Start Date
February 1885