If you have a complaint, we like to be able to talk to you about it as soon as possible. More than 90% of our customers who tell us about their complaint in branch or by phone, have their complaint resolved to their satisfaction there and then.
Come and see us in any of our branches to talk to a member of the team.
Call our Telephone Banking Service, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on 0800 072 9779.
If you've a hearing impairment you can use textphone number 0800 056 7294. Lines are open 9am - 5.00pm, 7 days a week. You'll need specialised equipment to use this service.
As well as being able to complain in branch or by phone, you can complain online, or by writing to us, but it will take longer for your complaint to reach us by post.
Choose ‘I have a complaint’ on our online comments, queries and complaint form. It shouldn't take you too long to complete and one of our colleagues will call you back as soon as possible.
For security reasons, we can't discuss your accounts by email. Please include your telephone number (providing a mobile number where possible) on the form so that we can call you. You'll be able to specify a time of day for the call that suits you.
Please don't use this form to submit a query or complaint about Payment Protection Insurance.
In order for us to resolve your complaint as quickly as possible, please include the following information in your letter:
Write to us at Halifax, PO Box 761, Leeds, LS1 9JF. To help us resolve your complaint quicker, please include your telephone number (providing a mobile number where possible) and advise when the most suitable time is for us to call you.
We'll treat your complaint in exactly the same way whether we receive the complaint directly from you or from a Claims Management Company (CMC). You don't need to use a CMC and they'll typically charge an upfront fee or take a proportion of any compensation you may be due. By coming directly to us you'll not be disadvantaged.
Halifax is a member of the Financial Ombudsman Service, which offers an independent review service. So, if you're still not happy with the agreement we have proposed, you can ask the Financial Ombudsman Service to look at your case for free.
If you have a problem with your agreement, please try to resolve it with us in the first instance. If you are not happy with the way in which we handled your complaint or the result, you may be able to complain to the Financial Ombudsman Service. If you do not take up your problem with us first you will not be entitled to complain to the Ombudsman. We can provide details of how to contact the Ombudsman:
The Financial Ombudsman Service
South Quay Plaza
183 Marsh Wall
Telephone: 08450 80 18 00
Our aim is to offer great products and excellent service, but we know sometimes things can go wrong. If you have any reason at all to complain, we make you a promise:
Building strong and lasting relationships with our customers is important to us. Sometimes things can, and do, go wrong and when this happens we encourage customers to tell us about it so we can aim to put things right.
We're committed to transparency and publish details of the complaints data we last reported to the Financial Conduct Authority. View the complaints data for firms associated with Halifax.