Skipton Building Society

How to register with this lender as a new user

Visit Skipton and complete the online registration form and an activation code will be sent to you within 20 minutes.

Please note you can only register with us using a company registered email address, we do not accept personal email addresses for new broker registrations.

How to add Mortgage Club as a payment route with this lender

Select Legal & General from the drop down when submitting a case.

How to contact this lender

Mortgage Service Centre (MSC) tel: 0345 601 6683


Direct Access only available to select Partners, Please contact our Mortgage Support Services for further information 01226 230504.

Skipton Building Society have been helping people secure homes of their own since 1853. They take a common sense approach to lending, and that’s why their underwriting decisions are made by people - not computers. The majority of their lending is through their intermediary channel. Skipton’s Real Life Lending Charter underpins the way they work with you, demonstrates their commitment to you and recognises the vital role you play in today’s complex marketplace.

Real Life Lending Charter

  • They give you five working days to submit pipeline business, following a product withdrawal
  • They won’t proactively market life insurance to your clients
  • They’ll only offer dual pricing if it’s in your favour
  • They always communicate with you in a timely, clear and straight talking way
  • They’ll deliver a five star level of service

Some of the key reasons to use Skipton Intermediaries:

  • National team of dedicated Business Development Managers and head office based Telephone Business Development Managers
  • Extended opening hours to contact our specialist Telephone Broker Support Team
  • Flexible underwriting and direct access to underwriters when you need it
  • Wide product range – including specialist products such as Shared Ownership and Help to Buy mortgages
  • Lending up to 95% LTV and wide range of products, including 1% cashback and £1,000 cashback products (paid after completion)
  • Up to 90% LTV lending on New Build houses and flats, with offers valid for 9+3 months
  • Additional Borrowing available through our eMortgages system
  • Free standard mortgage valuations
  • A range of online tools and services to help you submit cases quickly and easily
  • Online Decision in Principle (DIP) – now with a soft credit search and instant response
  • eMortgages application service with scan and upload facility
  • All documents are reviewed within one working day of receipt, post-application submission
  • Online affordability calculators
  • Voted 5 stars for service by the Financial Adviser Service Awards, for the fourth year in 2018.

Minimum Submission

  • Providing a fully packaged case first time will significantly improve the time to offer and help out their underwriters.
  • Here’s a checklist of everything they’ll need:
  • A signed e-declaration form
  • Latest P60 (if using additional income)
  • Latest month’s payslip (if employed)
  • Latest full month’s bank statement showing salary credit
  • Accountant’s Certificate OR latest two years’ full signed accounts OR two years’ SA302s and one year of accounts (if self-employed)
  • Any other fees your client has opted to pay up front
  • Gifted Deposit Declaration (if applicable)
  • Evidence of retirement, if the term takes your client into retirement.

Useful Links

Products – Choose from a range of mortgage products for your clients.


Lending criteria – View lending criteria to assess client suitability.


Useful literature – Download useful literature and forms.


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Fee received from lender
(Gross fee)
We'll pay you
(Net fee)
Buy to Let0.500%0.450%
Product Transfers - BTL0.350%0.330%
Product Transfers - Resi0.300%0.280%
Shared Ownership0.450%0.400%