How do I delete a payee?

How do I delete a payee?

For help with deleting a payee, follow the step by step instructions.


Digital Banking

  1. Log in to your Digital Banking service at www.digitalbanking.rbs.co.uk (opens in a new window)
  2. Select 'Payments & transfers' from the main menu, then from the 'Payments and transfers' landing page select 'Manage payees'
  3. From the table of payees displayed click on the payee you want to delete
  4. The payee details will expand to reveal further payee information. Check that this is the correct payee to delete and then click on the 'Delete payee' button
  5. An 'Are you sure?' message will be displayed with the full payee information and once you're happy you want to continue with the deletion click the 'Delete payee' button

You should now see confirmation that your Payee has been deleted.

To avoid the possibility of a payment being sent to an incorrect person or company, it is worth checking your list of Payees every so often and deleting any that you no longer need.


Mobile app

You can delete payees on the mobile app by tapping, 'Payments' on the bottom of the home screen and following one of the below options


Favourite payees

  1. Swipe the ‘Favourite payee’ carousel and tap the payee you want to 'delete', then tap ‘Delete payee’
  2. Once deleted this will return you to the ‘Payments’ home page

Please note if you delete a 'Favourite payee' on one device, it will still show on any other device(s) held. When the payee is tapped on you will be presented with a message and confirmation button to confirm you want the payee deleted on the additional device


Make a payment

  1. Tap 'Send money'
  2. Then 'Make a payment' and scroll to the payee on your 'Favourite payee' or A-Z list
  3. Tap the three dots next to the payee
  4. Tap ‘Delete payee’ then confirm the deletion. Once done this will return you to the ‘Make a payment’ screen


Manage Payees

  1. Tap ‘Payment settings’ then ‘Manage Payees’
  2. Scroll to the payee on your ‘Favourite payee’ or A-Z list and tap to select them
  3. Tap ‘Delete payee’ at the bottom of the screen and confirm the deletion. Once done this will return you to the ‘Manage Payees’ screen.

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