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Our savings and investments - Other ways to apply

Other ways to apply

Applying online is quick and easy. If you experience difficulties please call us and a member of our customer service team will help you with your application.

When applying online, you can only apply for Premium Bonds for yourself. If you are legally entitled to make investments on behalf of someone else, for example under a Power of Attorney, call us and we will explain how you can apply.


It’s easy to apply for Premium Bonds for yourself over the phone and it only takes a few minutes. If you've already registered to use our online and phone service, please have your NS&I number and password to hand. If not, we'll ask you to register as part of your application.

Call us

Please make sure you have the following information to hand:

Buying for a child under 16?

You’ll need to apply by post or at a Post Office® branch – see below.

Want to pay by cheque?

You’ll need to apply by post or at a Post Office® branch – see below.

Live outside the UK?

Check local regulations before applying. You can only apply by post (see below), because you will need to send us documentary evidence of your identity and address.

Find out which documents you’ll need to include with your application


Ask for a brochure at your local Post Office® branch or contact us and we’ll send you one. The brochure includes an application form and a postage-paid envelope for your convenience. Or if you prefer you can download an application form below.

Download a Premium Bonds application form

Post your completed form and cheque payable to National Savings and Investments, to:

Premium Bonds
National Savings and Investments
G58 1SB

Standing order

If you already have Premium Bonds, setting up a standing order is the easiest way to increase your chances of winning without even having to think about it.

Post Office®

Premium Bonds can also be bought over the counter at your local Post Office® branch.

Find your nearest Post Office® branch