You can check the availability for Safe Deposit Boxes by selecting the store and size of your choice. You can even reserve Safe Deposit Boxes for any of Bank stores or join a waiting list for when one comes available. You can store your important documents or valuables in a safe and secure environment. They come in a variety of sizes to suit your needs.
Things to consider You need to be at least 18 years old, and hold a Personal Current Account or a Cash Account with Metro Bank to be able to reserve or join a waiting list for Safe Deposit Boxes .(If you are not currently an account holder, you can apply for one later in store)
Any valuables that you keep in your Safe Deposit Box should be properly insured for their full value. Keeping valuables in a Safe Deposit Box should not be seen as an alternative to insuring them
Sizes of boxes and prices
Extra Small (XS) 3" x 5" x 21.5" £180 or £15 monthly
Small (S) 5" x 5" x 21.5" £240 or £20 monthly
Medium (M) 3" x 10" x 21.5" £300 or £25 monthly
Large (L) 5" x 10" x 21.5" £420 or £35 monthly
Extra Large (XL) 10" x 10" x 21.5" £600 or £50 monthly
Metropolitan Safe Deposits is the largest independent provider of its type in the UK and has a 30-year history solely in the safe deposit industry.
Safe deposit boxes include £10,000 all-risks contents insurance.
Vaults are in the heart of Knightsbridge and St John's Wood also there are branchs available. You can find out more in website.
You are issued with two identical keys at the time of rental. If you have lost one or both keys, you should inform the branch where your account is held immediately so that the box can be blocked.
What are the benefits of renting a deposit box?
It is usually a safer option compared to storing your valuables at home. The trend of domestic burglaries has been rising and the installation of home safety provides only limited protection since owners can be forced to open safes under threat of physical violence.
Metropolitan Safe Deposits is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for the purposes of Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing
Metropolitan has private rooms and booths to allow you to consult papers or extract your valuables in total privacy.
Why use Metropolitan rather than a bank?
Traditionally, people have tended to use the clearing banks for depositing valuables and documents, but this has a number of drawbacks for the customer. It is inconvenient since the customer’s visits must necessarily be made during banking hours and it is normally necessary to make an appointment
The facilities at Chancery Lane ensure that your items of monetary or sentimental value are kept locked away in a high security environment, providing you with peace of mind that your valuables are secure.