Bank with us at the Post Office®.

The Post Office® has a network of over 11,500 branches throughout the UK which provide Monday to Saturday opening hours with 25% also open on Sundays. 95% of UK Residents live within a mile of their local Post Office® and 99% live within a 3 mile radius.

As a AIB (NI) customer you can avail of the following services at the Post Office®:

  • Get a balance using your Visa debit card and PIN
  • Withdraw cash using your Visa debit card and PIN
  • Lodge cash using your Visa debit card and PIN
  • Lodge cash using a Post Office Cash Deposit card
  • Lodge cash using the Post Office TimeSaver service (business customers only)
  • Lodge cheques using a pre-printed lodgement slip
  • Exchange notes for coin (business customers only)
  • Cash cheques up to an agreed daily limit (business customers only)
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Personal Customers

Service Details When applied to account
Cash lodgements and withdrawals using a Debit Card and PIN
  • Withdraw a maximum of £500 per day in notes (includes any cash machine withdrawals)
  • Cash lodgements of up to £2,500 per day including £250 in coin at most Post Offices®. Note the maximum amount of cash that you can lodge at the Post Office in any 12 month period is £25,000*.
  • Obtain a printed account balance
Immediately
Cash lodgements using a Post Office®  Cash Deposit Card
  • Lodge up to £2,500 per day, including £250 in coin to your account at most Post Offices®. Note the maximum amount of cash that you can lodge at the Post Office in any 12 month period is £25,000*.
  • Secure – this card can only be used to lodge cash to the account shown on the card. It cannot be used to withdraw cash or to obtain the balance on the account.
  • Find out more information on the Post Office Cash Deposit Card and how to order one
Immediately
Sterling cheque lodgements using a pre-printed lodgement slip
  • Obtain a ‘AIB (NI) Cheque Deposit Envelope’ at any of our branches or at any Post Office® in Northern Ireland
  • Enter your Sort Code and Account Number on the front of the envelope and place the sterling cheque(s) and pre-printed lodgement slip inside.
  • Receive a receipt for the envelope from the Post Office® Teller
  • Your cheque lodgement is sent by Post Office® to AIB (NI) for processing
  • Retain details of cheques enclosed for your own records.
The clearing cycle will begin when we receive the cheque, usually the next banking day.

 

*Please call us on 0345 6005 925 if your anticipated cash lodgement activity, via the Post Office, is likely to exceed the above standard limits. We will be happy to discuss your cash lodgement requirements with you.

Business Customers

Service Details When applied to account
Cash lodgements and withdrawals using a Debit Card and PIN
  • Withdraw a maximum of £500 per day in notes (includes any cash machine withdrawals)
  • Cash lodgements of up to £10,000 per day including £250 in coin at most Post Offices®. 
    Note the maximum amount of cash that you can lodge at the Post Office in any 12-month period is £250,000*.
  • Obtain a printed account balance
Immediately
Cash lodgements using a Post Office®  Cash Deposit Card
  • Lodge up to £10,000 per day, including £250 in coin to your account at most Post Offices®.
    Note the maximum amount of cash that you can lodge at the Post Office in any 12-month period is £250,000*.
  • You can have multiple Post Office®  Cash Deposit Cards on your account, each with its own unique number, which will be shown on your statement. This card is ideal for businesses with multiple outlets lodging to the same account.
  • Secure – this card can only be used to lodge cash to the account shown on the card. It cannot be used to withdraw cash or to obtain the balance on the account.
  • Find out more information on the Post Office Cash Deposit Card and how to order one
Immediately
Sterling cheque lodgements using a pre-printed lodgement slip
  • Obtain a ‘AIB (NI) Cheque Deposit Envelope’ at any of our branches or at any Post Office® in Northern Ireland
  • Enter your Sort Code and Account Number on the front of the envelope and place the sterling cheque(s) and pre-printed lodgement slip inside.
  • Receive a receipt for the envelope from the Post Office® Teller
  • Your cheque lodgement is sent by Post Office® to AIB (NI) for processing
  • Retain details of cheques enclosed for your own records.
  • For information on ordering your Pre Printed Lodgement book, click here
The clearing cycle will begin when we receive the cheque, usually the next banking day.
Obtain change at a nominated Post Office® branch
  • Contact your branch, or Relationship Manager and they will make arrangements for you to obtain change at a nominated Post Office® branch convenient to you.
  • This is an exchange service i.e. you must bring the notes that you wish to exchange to the Post Office® , or alternatively withdraw notes at the Post Office®  using your Visa debit card, which you can then exchange for coin.
Not applicable
Lodge cash at a nominated Post Office® branch without having to queue using the Post Office® TimeSaver service Cash lodged using TimeSaver will be shown in your available balance the following day
Cash cheques at a nominated Post Office® branch up to an agreed daily cheque-encashment limit
(this is subject to a credit check).
 
Cheques will follow the normal clearing cycle

 

*Please contact your Relationship Manager or call us on 0345 6005 925 if your anticipated cash lodgement activity, via the Post Office, is likely to exceed the above standard limits. We will be happy to discuss your cash lodgement requirements with you.

What you need to know

Each Post Office® is subject to individual cut off times and the level of service may differ at each Post Office®. Please check with the Post Office® you intend to use to find out more.

No coin facilities available through the post office. If you need to obtain coin please contact us on 0345 6005 925, or order from your local branch here

How to find your nearest Post Office®.

Please visit the Post Office® website www.postoffice.co.uk click on the ‘Branch finder’ and type in your post code.

Talk to Us

If you need any guidance on the above or if you have any requirements that are not specifically covered please call us on 0345 6005 925† or call into one of our branches.

† Call charges may vary - refer to your service provider.

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Call  0345 6005 925

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