AJ Bell Platinum SIPP

Last updated: 4th April 2024

Charges Charges are subject to VAT although shown excluding VAT

Initial/Set up fee


Annual fee

Basic annual administration £50 per month

Transfer in fee

£75 per cash transfer

Transfer out fee

£75 per cash transfer

In-specie transfer in fee

£250 (which replaces the £75 transfer in charge) plus:

Re-registration of unit trusts and OEICs, £50 per investment holding

Transfer of an investment account, within the terms of a discretionary or non discretionary inestment agreement, where all assets are held in the nominee name, £225 per account

Taking Benefits

Set up flexi-access drawdown, including payment of any lump sum, £150

One off UFPLS payment, £150 per payment

additional fund designation to existing drawdown, £150

Income withdrawal, including PAYE, £15 per month

Income withdrawal reviews, £150 per review

convert from capped drawdown to flexi-access drawdown, £75

Closure of account through flexi-access drawdown or UFPLS, £250

Annuity purchase fee


Payment of death benefits fee

Time costed

Other fees

Investment related fees:

Investment transaction (e.g. purchase or sale of Unit Trusts, OEICs, Trustee Investment Plans etc), £30 per transaction

Additional Bank account set up fee, £50

SMPI illustration, £50

Other fees:

CHAPs payment, £25

Faster payment, £15


Access: Direct or via IFA


Online capability


The AJ Bell Platinum SIPP is a traditional, bespoke product. While offering limited online functionality (the website www.ajbellplatinum.co.uk offers access to contact information and literature), there is freedom to choose an investment manager or deposit account from the open market, offering the opportunity to access significant online functionality

Permitted Investments

Commercial property

Overseas property

Unit trusts & OEICS

All platforms allowed

External deposit accounts

Unrestricted access to all 'sippable' deposit accounts

Overseas listed stock and shares

All stockbrokers allowed

UK listed stocks and shares

All stockbrokers allowed

AIM shares

All stockbrokers allowed

Gilts/corporate bonds

All stockbrokers allowed


All stockbrokers allowed

Investment trusts

All stockbrokers allowed

Discretionary management

Unrestricted access

National Savings & Investments

Unlisted shares

Structured products

Trustee Investment Plans

Insurance company funds

Hedge funds

Traded endowment plans

Third party loans

Property purchase

Purchase fee


Sale fee


Annual property administration fee


VAT registration fee


VAT return fees


Other fees


SIPP Bank Account

SIPP bank account provider


Current interest rate

Up to £10,000 - 2.60%
£10,000 - £50,000 - 2.70%
Over £50,000 - 3.40%


Scheme trustees

AJ Bell (PP) Trustees

Scheme administrator

AJ Bell Management Limited

Minimum contributions

Regular payments

No minimum

Transfers/Single Premiums

No minimum

Min additional

No minimum

Company Information


AJ Bell is a public limited company, listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange.

Year established


Funds under management

£70.4 billion

Number of SIPPs administered


Defaqto rating

Five Stars


Accepts benefits from defined benefit / final salary schemes?

Yes, if IFA advised


Flexible Drawdown offered


Scheme Pension offered




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