Join over 3 million of our members who are using the Nationwide Banking App for their everyday banking needs. It’s simple to get started.

##Manage your everyday banking needs##
Securely log-in using Touch ID, Face ID or 3 numbers of your passnumber. Once signed in you can use the app to view your balances, make payments, search for transactions and much more.

##Become a super saver##
You can use the app to create Savings Goals, easily see what your savings interest rate is, and also make impulse savings into your account - without having to log in.

##Frequently asked questions##

-- I’ve never used the app before. How do I start?
Tap the ‘Get’ button on the screen to download the app. Once downloaded, simply follow the instructions on screen. From there, all you’ll need are your Nationwide account details or debit card and card reader and the app will help you finish setting up.

-- How safe is the Nationwide Banking App?
Our Digital Banking promise means:

• We'll refund any money taken from your account without your authorisation
• We'll monitor & protect your account 24/7 with the latest technology
• We'll provide you with education on how to stay safe including top tips and information on the latest fraud and scam trends

(Please see our website for full terms and conditions. T&Cs apply.)

##You can use the app to##

• View your accounts; savings, loans, mortgages, credit cards and current accounts.
• Browse our product offerings, and open new accounts
• Freeze/unfreeze your debit card
• Report lost or stolen cards
• Change your passnumber
• Setup new bill payments and check existing payments (you may need your card reader for some transactions)
• Setup and track a Savings Goal
• Personalise your settings to update your personal details, get text alerts and go paperless

What’s New

Version 7.7.4

We're rolling out changes to the way you make payments. Our Confirmation of Payee service will help prevent fraud by checking that the payment details you've entered match those of the account you're trying to pay.
We're always looking for ways to improve the app, so please leave us a review and let us know what you think.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5
319.5K Ratings

319.5K Ratings

KJB2289 ,

Way behind the times

I have recently switched from Halifax to Nationwide and prior to this, I reviewed what features were available on the Nationwide app. I feel that it is false advertising by saying ‘Whether you want to send a one off payment or setup a standing order, transferring money is quick and easy to both new and existing payees’. This CANNOT be done solely using the app and Is far from quick and easy. You have to be in possession of an out of date card reader to set up DD/ standing order, send payments to new payees, send payments to your payees already set up for the first time, to set up PayM etc. Whether you have a Payee set up or are adding a new one, you are NOT able to change the payment reference so the same one is used for all future payments. I have seen this has been brought up over a year ago and this apparently is something they are working on - how long do they need? This is before even talking about the fact you can’t cash in cheques on the app and it does not display what your pending transactions are, only the amount! I feel I have gone back in time with the level of features on this app and had I known this beforehand, I would not have switched banks. Very disappointed.


Wonderful Banking.

I have to write to say I would give Nationwide 10 stars if I was able. Having recently lost the main mortgage holder we have been treated with compassion, respect and dignity by all the staff at Nationwide Building Society (Stourbridge), the main bereavement team and the mortgage department . We were not hassled at all for any payments for the mortgage while the estate has been sorted (7 months) and were contacted regularly to find out how we were doing and for general updates. I cannot praise everyone enough and would recommend them to everyone who needs a business to keep their accounts and money safe. One phone call gets you through to a friendly voice in branch , call in branch and be dealt with efficiently or you can manage your money online just as easily. I am amazed at the bad reviews I have read so just had to speak out about my experience so THANK YOU NATIONWIDE and carry on with the way you are please.

Developer Response ,

Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss, I can only imagine how difficult it must have been. I’ve sent your feedback on to those staff involved and needless to say, we’re all very touched that we may have helped to make a very difficult situation ever so slightly better. Steve (App Development Team)

Ladder gymnast ,

great app when it works with rubbish support

Have used the app on my iPhone for ages with great success. Particular like logging in with thumbprint as cannot remember the zillions if passcodes passwords I have for apps pc,s etc

Then I tried it on the iPad- works great when you login using the card reader but comes up with a Technical error - please restart the App

Call Nationwide - after eons waiting I got through to a very technically challenged lady who also didn’t listen. “If it is a problem with the iOS app it must be an issue that Apple themselves need to sort out”. And “you need to update your software “😡😡. After continually reminding her that the phone is using the same version of iOS she reluctantly agreed to speak to ‘system support’. - wouldn’t put me through. Came back to say it is a known issue caused by the device and told me to login via card , switch off finger recognition log out . Log back in again and switch recognition back on again. It now works
I pointed out to her that at no point did we do anything with the device - all changes made within their app. Also pointed out that no other app I use has this issue

I am not a cheerleader for Apple but it is a disgrace that banks can employ idiots to pass blame onto other companies without any comeback

Will see what happens when I launch a twitter attack on their customer service procedures 🧐


Nationwide Building Society
40.8 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 and watchOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.



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    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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