The voice of building societies

The Building Societies Association (BSA) is the voice for all 43 UK building societies as well as 6 credit unions. Together these organisations serve around 25 million customers across the UK

Latest content from the BSA

Lenders to give three month mortgage offer extension

26 Mar 2020

To help home movers impacted by Covid-19, mortgage providers will give customers who have exchanged contracts the option to extend their mortgage offer for up to three months to enable them to move at...

By Hilary McVitty

BSA Conference 2020 postponed

26 Mar 2020

It is with deep regret that we have made the decision to postpone the BSA Conference.

By Jason Russell

Statement on Access

26 Mar 2020

Banks, building societies, the Post Office and credit unions are working closely with the FCA, the Prudential Regulation Authority and HM Treasury to maintain branch access for essential services (suc...

By Hilary McVitty

Banking and Finance industry pledges support for custom...

21 Mar 2020

The banking and finance industry remains committed to supporting all customers who are impacted directly or indirectly by COVID-19 and has announced a series of measures to help them during this time.

By Amy McCluskey

Building Society and Credit Union COVID-19 information ...

20 Mar 2020

Branches of banks, building societies and credit unions are classed as an essential service right across the UK and can remain open.    In such a rapidly changing environment, it is useful to ha...

By Amy McCluskey

COVID-19: Protect yourself from fraud

19 Mar 2020

Criminals use exceptional circumstances like the current COVID-19 situation as a chance to pose as employees of a genuine organisation, such as building society / bank staff and police officers and ta...

By Amy McCluskey