Dear Bank of England,

We understand that you hold bank accounts for individuals and organisations, including banks and financial institutions.

If this is correct, do you hold details of the account holders, and the account owners.

Yours faithfully,


Enquiries, Bank of England

Dear Gogos

Thank you for your email.

The FoI Act provides a general right of access to recorded information held by a public authority. It does not require a public authority to answer general questions on a subject as is the case in this instance. As such we are responding to your request as a general enquiry.

As the central bank in the United Kingdom, our role is very different from that of high street banks. We now do little commercial banking business and we do not hold private accounts or provide banking facilities for members of the public.

You can find out more information about the banking services we offer here:

I hope this information is helpful.

Kind Regards


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