Getting the best deal possible from banks and building societies and having access to appropriate financial products and services.

Consumers queing at a cash machineThe Consumer Council is committed to driving change to benefit all consumers in Northern Ireland (NI) and make sure they get the best deal possible from banks and building societies. We also work with government and stakeholders to ensure that consumers have access to appropriate financial products and services.

Our work to date includes:

Please see below links to publications and factsheets in relation to banking:

Guide to Switching Bank Account

Payday Loan Factsheet

Thinking about borrowing money

Banking Glitches and your rights

Home Contents Insurance for those who rent

Link - Staying secure at ATMs

Opening a Bank Account

Safer Ways to Pay

Budget Planner


 

Money Affairs