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Launching 01 April 2023

Start Smart Cards

A debit card for teens aged 13 to 17 residing on St Helena or Ascension Island

Bank of St Helena Ltd Awarded Best Bank for Financial Inclusion by World Commerce Review


The Tourist Card - A virtual prepaid GBP currency card for tourists visiting the island. This new venture is an innovative solution to paying for goods and services around St Helena using a virtual bank card, downloadable to a mobile phone. Using this virtual card, tourists can tap into our St Helena Pay service and pay for their goods and service by card!

Bank Opening Hours

Branch, Kiosk and Remote Banking opening hours

Bank Accounts

Current accounts and saving solutions for your daily and future banking needs

Interest Rates

All interest rates on accounts and loans are derived from the current Bank of St Helena Base Rate

Exchange Rates

Exchange Rates are set weekly and are effective from Mondays

Transferring Money Overseas

Transferring funds from St Helena or Ascension to an overseas account will require these details

Transferring Money from Overseas

Transferring funds from overseas to a St Helena or Ascension account will require these details

Cash Advance on Cards

Bank of St Helena can advance cash against: Maestro, Visa Debit, Visa and Mastercard

Tourist Information

Before you travel, find out about banking services and general financial information about St Helena

Bank from the comfort of your home with Online Banking!

Banking with a cup of tea or coffee handy - or in bed - or both. Now that's convenience!

Our Online Banking customers have the ability to manage their money at any time from anywhere – even from home.

Local Transfer, International Transfer, Journals – stay in control of your finances by upgrading to an account package with Online Banking to take advantage of these great features.
Three-month free trial available for eligible customers!

Offer customers sales and cashback using their cards with our St Helena Pay Terminals. New terminals also can be issued with a mobile SIM card allowing payments to be made anywhere there's an internet connection - great for mobile businesses.
Local Debit Cards are available to all customers, free of charge. They are a part of the Bank’s Account Package Service, giving Personal and Business customers an improved banking experience.
Our Personal Account Packages offer customers a Local Debit Card, an interest free Overdraft and Online Banking.
Our Business Account Packages offer customers a Local Debit Card, an interest free Overdraft, Monthly Cheque Book and Online Banking.

Personal and Commercial Loans

Whatever your personal hopes or your business aspirations we can help you to achieve it. Speak with a member of our Lending team today, start making your dreams a reality.