Fitch AAA (lka) rated Sri Lankan Bank



Trade Services

NSB Term Deposit or Savings Account holders can apply for below services.

Available Services :
  • Issuance of Import Letter of Credit – We specially focus on importation of motor vehicles
  • Handling of Import Bills under LC
  • Handling of Import Bills on Collection Basis (DA, DP)
  • Issuance of Shipping & Air Freight Guarantees to clear goods on copy documents
Benefits :
  • No need to have a Current Account – Your NSB Term Deposit/Savings Account is all you need
  • Risk free – 100% Government Guaranteed Bank
  • Minimal Documentation
  • Fast and friendly Service
  • Can access through any NSB branch
  • Attractive fees structure
  • Competitive rates
  • Global Reach through our Correspondent Banking network
Documents Required :
  • Dully filled Application form
  • Pro Forma Invoice
  • Copy of National Identity Card
  • Copy shipping documents (for shipping & air freight guarantees)

Address : Trade Services Unit, International Division, 70 1/1, Chatham Strt., Colombo 01
Telephone: 011 2332018
E-Mail :

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What is NSB i Saver?

NSB i Saver is a digital innovation which is expected to provide customer convenience through Mobitel standalone and all franchisee outlets at any time during the day. This innovative service is expected to further inculcate the habit of savings amongst Sri Lanka’s populace, thus resulting in wealth creation and mobility of funds for investment.

Now from anywhere and at anytime you can deposit to your NSB Savings Account through your nearest mCash retailers island-wide from the NSB iSaver Service.

Advantages of NSB I Saver
  • Wider reach to customers
  • Extended operational hours
  • Weekend and holiday banking.
  • Real-Time transaction process.
  • Hassle-free customer convenience
  • Low cost on deposits mobilization

No fee will be charged from the Savings Account Holders or Third Party depositor.
*Conditions Apply. For more details call 0710 379 379

Safety Deposit Locker Facility

Some of your personal belongings are priceless. It is you who know their value. Visit one of the following branches to obtain safety deposit locker facility.

  • Ambalangoda
  • Ambalantota
  • Anuradapura
  • Badulla
  • Battaramulla
  • Beliatta
  • Borella
  • Boralesgamuwa
  • Chilaw
  • Dumbulla
  • Elpitiya
  • Galle
  • Hakmana
  • Head Office
  • Horana
  • Homagama
  • Jaffna
  • Kandy
  • Kandy 2nd
  • Kadawatha
  • Kegalle
  • Kekirawa
  • Kirindiwela
  • Kotahena
  • Kurunegala
  • Katubedda
  • Katunayaka
  • Maharagama
  • Mahiyanganaya
  • Moratuwa
  • Moratumulla
  • Nattandiya
  • Nikaweratiya
  • Nugegoda
  • Rathnapura
  • Vavunia
  • Wellawatta
  • Weligama
  • Watala

These lockers are available in 3 different sizes and the charges will depend on your choice.

( W.E.F.19.05.2014)

Annual Rental FD Amount
Small Rs.3000/- Rs.50,000/-
Medium Rs.5000/- Rs.100,000/-
Large Rs.7000/- Rs.125,000/-

For more details contact NSB Call Centre- (+94 11 2379379) 24 Hour Service

Bill Payment Service

You can pay your utility bills at any NSB branch. This value added service will facilitate the payment of your monthly bills with all convenience.

What are the bills accepted?

  • Sri Lanka Insurance
  • AVIVA NDB Insurance
  • Union Assurance
  • Ceylinco Insurance
  • Amana Takaful Insurance
  • Allianz Insurance
  • HNB Assurance
  • SLT - Sri Lanka Telecom
  • Lanka Bell
  • Dialog CDMA
Mobile Phone
  • Dialog ( Post-paid Bills Only )
  • Airtel( Post-paid Bills Only )
  • Mobitel
  • IBSL (Institute of Bankers of Sri Lanka)
  • AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians)
  • LECO - Lanka Electricity Company ( Private ) Limited
  • CEB - Ceylon Electricity Board
TV Connections
  • Dialog TV
Water - National Water Supply
and Drainage Board
Credit Card Payments
  • HSBC
What are the charges involved?

There is a nominal service charge on certain bill payments and others are free of charge.

Will the accounts be updated online ?

Online bill settlement facility is available for SLT, Dialog, Mobitel and HNB Assurance. The account will be updated online at real time.

For more details contact NSB Call Centre - (+94 11 2379379) 24 hours Service

NSB Internet Banking Facility

Wherever you are NSB Internet Banking service facilitates you to do online banking via internet at your convenience.

How can I get this service?

You must be a Savings Account holder of NSB. Applications could be downloaded from NSB website or are available at your nearest branch, Duly fill them and handover the same to your primary account holding branch for processing. Once you get the authentication passwords you are free to enjoy the convenience we provide.


What are the services available?

  • Can link any number of accounts that belong to you. (Savings, Fixed Deposits, Loans, Easy accounts, NRFC/RFC, etc..)
  • Balance Inquiries.
  • Bill Payments.
  • Fund Transfers – between own accounts or given third party accounts in NSB and Other Banks.
  • Over the counter fund transfers within NSB branch network.
  For more details contact NSB Call Center- ( +94 11 2379379) 24 Hour Service

Internet Banking

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SMS & Phone Banking Facility

SMS facility has been introduced to provide banking facilities to customers who use any mobile network to access their bank accounts and carry out their transactions with convenience.

How can I get registered?

You can collect an application form from any NSB branch; duly fill it and handover to the NSB branch where the primary savings account is held. After the verification process you will receive a SMS message with essential log in procedures.

What are the services available?

  • Check Savings Account balances.
  • Transfer funds to other accounts held by the customer and also to any third party account held at NSB.
  • Pay Bills/ Insurance Premiums/ Credit Card payments etc. of Institutions which have arrangements with the Bank.
  • Receipt of SMS alerts.

In addition to the SMS banking facility, customers can utilize any fixed land line telephone with “Tone Technology” to carry out the Tele Banking facility simultaneously. CDMA telephones also can be used for both SMS banking and Phone banking. The customer will be guided through the Tele banking process, once he/ she dials the assigned telephone number, which is different from the SMS telephone number.

For more details contact NSB Call Centre- (+94 11 2 379379) 24 Hour Service

SMS Message Sample Formats

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NSB SpeedCash

What is Speed Cash?

NSB SpeedCash is a secured and fastest over the counter fund transfer service which facilitates to transfer funds between any two parties.

Do you need an Account with NSB to transfer funds?

No.. Not at all, whether you are an account holder or not, NSB SpeedCash service could facilitate fund transfers for you.

What are the methods available?
  • Deposit in cash

    Individuals can deposit cash at a NSB branch over the counter, to transfer funds to the intended receiver by filling a “NSB SpeedCash transfer receipt”, even if both of them are not account holders of NSB.

  • Withdrawal from Savings Account

    The sender may handover a duly filled SpeedCash transfer receipt, indicating the relevant Savings Account to be debited to the branch, for the amount to be transferred. In this transaction method, while the sender is an account holder, the recipient may not be an account holder.

  • Internet Banking

    Customers who have availed themselves for the NSB Internet Banking facility can transfer funds by debiting their accounts to the intended recipients, who can then receive the funds over the counter, from any NSB branch.

How to collect cash?

The recipient could visit any NSB branch and obtain the fund transferred in cash by providing the PIN number and the NIC.

Are there any fund transfer limits?

Yes, there are. The minimum amount of cash a person could transfer through “NSB SpeedCash” is Rs. 1000/- and the maximum amount is Rs. 2 million. One transaction is permitted per person per day.

Are there any service charges involved?

Yes, there is a nominal fee.

For more details contact NSB Call Centre- (+94 11 2 379379) 24 Hour Service

Loans & Advances

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