Feature and benefits of your app

What benefits does the app offer?


Get PIN reminders

Forgotten your pin? No problem. With the Barclays app you can get a quick and secure reminder.

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All in the palm of your hand

Manage all payments and transfers for all of your accounts in one app. You can edit standing orders, Direct Debits and make payments securely. Just select ‘Pay & transfer’ at the bottom of your screen.

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Lost your card?

There’s no need to cancel your card, only to find it again. Now you can temporarily freeze your card while you search for it. Click on ‘Quick links’, then ‘Cards’, where you can select ‘Temporary freeze’. If you really have lost it, you can then cancel it in the app.

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Manage your money

All of your bills and regular payments are in your app’s calendar. Get an overview of your finances by selecting ‘Manage payments’, and then select ‘Calendar’.

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Send money abroad

Sending money abroad from your Sterling account is easy. Click on the ‘Pay & transfers’ icon, then enter who you want to send money to and when. 

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Limit your retailers

You can block your card from being used with certain merchants, such as gambling or premium-rate websites and phone lines.

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Edit regular payments

Edit standing orders and Direct Debits by selecting ‘Pay & transfer’ at the bottom of your screen.


Control your spending

You can limit ATM withdrawals and control whether your card can be used to make payments online, over the phone or via app.

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You're in charge

You can decide how you would like us to contact you and how we use your data. Just click on ‘Settings’ and select ‘Privacy hub’.



Notifications in the app can help you take control of your money as well as helping you to spot any unusual activity.


Log in quickly

Even if you don’t have your PINsentry card reader, you can log in to online banking by using your Mobile PINsentry in the app.

Get the app

Already bank with Barclays? Download the app now1

Not yet a Barclays customer?

To enjoy the perks of the Barclays app, you’ll need a current account with us. Find out more about what we offer or apply for an account online today

Activate your app

After downloading your banking app, you’ll be asked to enter a five-digit password, which you’ll be asked to enter every time you use the app.

After setting your password, you need to register the app with either an activation code or if you have one, you can use your Barclays PINsentry.

You can get an activation code by phoning us on 01624 684 444*, at a cash machine or a Barclays branch.

To complete your registration, follow our step by step registration guide.

Your easy app guide

Learn to use all of the useful features in your app with these short videos, from transferring money to arranging a Direct Debit.