This area of the site holds useful information for banks that report statistical returns to the Bank of England.
Forms, definitions and validations
This includes forms within the Banking Statistics "Yellow" folder and other forms collected by SRDD.
Go to the forms, definitions and validations page
General notes and definitions
This applies to all forms contained within the Banking Statistics "Yellow" Folder below. These are the AD, AL, BE, BG, BT, C1, CA, CC, CE, CL, CX, DI, DQ, ELS, ER, FI, FO, FT,GT, HC, IC, IO, IS, LN, MM, MQ, PL, RSL, VP and WO.
General notes and definitions (149KB)
General notes and definitions - From January 2014 (105KB)
Classification of accounts guide
This guide describes the economic sector classification and the industrial classification, the two most important systems of classification used to compile economic and financial statistics in the United Kingdom.
Current reporting thresholds (21KB)
The reporting schedule states when statistical returns are expected to be reported to the Bank of England.
Reporting schedule 2013 (29KB)
Reporting schedule 2014 (14KB)
The Online Statistical Collection Application (OSCA).
Go to the electronic reporting page