Junior ISA

A tax-free way to save for children up to the age of 18.

Essentials at a glance

What's the interest rate?
1.50% tax-free/AER, variable
Can you take money out?
No: not until the child you're saving for turns 18
Will you pay tax?
No: this account is totally tax-free
What's the min. to pay in?
What's the max. to pay in?
£9,000 in the 2021/22 tax year

Great for you if …

  • You want a long-term savings account for a child
  • You're 16 or 17 and want to start saving for yourself
  • You're happy to open and manage the account online
  • You want to transfer in an existing Junior ISA or Child Trust Fund

Maybe not for you if …

  • You need to access the money before the child turns 18
  • You prefer to manage the account in-branch or by post
  • You already have a Child Trust Fund and want to keep it

Junior ISA FAQs

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Be sure to check our FAQs first, then we'll show you the Junior ISA summary box and customer agreement before you apply.