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e-Payments

Unity e-Payments is an online service which provides a range of time-saving, cost-effective Bacs payment options. It allows you to make and receive regular payments via a simple product delivering services direct to your desktop. There’s no need for complex software installations – and its available 24 hours a day, seven days a week – giving you total flexibility.

Unity e-Payment features:

  • Flexible access 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Submission by file or on-screen entry
  • Secure multi-user access
  • Dual authority
  • Easy to use
  • Saves time and money, all payment files are submitted online, no form filling
  • All reports are available electronically
  • Provides sort code and account number validation
  • Disaster Recovery option for your existing Bacstel-IP software, which can be used anywhere

You can choose from two options with Unity e-Payments depending on your needs and activity levels:

  • Tariff 1

    Tariff 1 (Formerly Manual Data Entry and Pay As You Go)

    Key your payment submissions online direct to Unity e-Payment without having to complete forms, it offers you the choice of a Single Payment or a Batch Payment option.

    • Single Payment allows you to input payee name, account details, payment details, reference details and make or collect the payment.
    • Batch Payment allows you to create small batches of payments and submit them through the service in one go.

    Tariff

    Set up** £300.00
    Template £125.00
    Monthly charge £12.00
    Transaction per item* 48p
    File submissions (per file) £2.75
    Exceeding agreed credit limit £100.00

    * This charge applies to all debit and credit payments and AUDDIS transactions. Please note that Unity e-Payment can be used for direct debit collection, however to do this, you would need to be set up as an AUDDIS originator.

    ** These charges are set by NatWest or other third party provider.

  • Tariff 2

    Tariff 2 (Formerly Monthly Subscription)

    Allows you to upload a Bacs file from a payroll or membership system through an established template on Unity e-Payment.

    Tariff

    Set up** £300.00
    Template £125.00
    Monthly charge £28.80
    Transaction per item* 25.2p
    File submission (per file) £2.75
    Exceeding agreed credit limit £100.00

    * This charge applies to all debit and credit payments and AUDDIS transactions. Please note that Unity e-Payment can be used for direct debit collection, however to do this, you would need to be set up as an AUDDIS originator.

    ** These charges are set by NatWest or other third party provider.

For more information on our Unity e-Payments service, or to apply, please complete this form, speak to a member of the team on 0345 140 1000 or email unityepayment@unity.co.uk

Switching made simple

By switching your bank account to Unity you’ll be helping to create a better society.  You’ll also benefit from 24/7 access to your account using our Internet Banking service.

Our free account switcher service makes the process as easy as possible:

  • We’ll close your existing account for you.
  • We contact your existing bank for a list of your Direct Debit and Standing Order payments for the account you’re switching from.
  • You select the accounts you want us to move to us.

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How we make a difference

We are a bank established to serve the needs of our customers and enrich society as a whole.  We work with organisations that aim to have a positive impact on society through economic, community or social change.

Our people support charities and communities through our ‘Unity in the Community’ (UitC) programme.  The Unity team is actively involved in volunteering and fundraising events  organised throughout the year.  Good causes are nominated by our people to receive donations.

To find out more about how we make a difference – view our Social Impact 2016


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