Hargreaves Lansdown SIPP

Last updated: 9th November 2022

Charges VAT is charged on some fixed fees not percentage based fees

Initial/Set up fee


Annual fee


£0 - £250,000, 0.45%

£250,000 - £1,000,000, 0.25%

£1,000,000 - £2,000,000, 0.10%

Over £2,000,000, 0%

Shares, Investment Trusts, ETFs, Gilts & Bonds

0.45% per annum, capped at £200 per annum


No charge

Transfer in fee


Transfer out fee


In-specie transfer in fee

Not available

Taking benefits


Annuity purchase fee


Payment of death benefits fee


Other fees

Investment related fees - Fund dealing(Unit Trusts & OEICS):

Online, phone or by post, £0

Investment related fees - Share dealing(shares, ETFs, Investment Trusts):

Online or mobile app:

0 - 9 deals in the previous month, £11.95 per deal

10 – 19 deals in the previous month, £8.95 per deal

20 or more deals in the previous month, £5.95 per deal

Deals within a Junior SIPP, £5.95

Phone and post:

1%, subject to a minimum of £20 and a maximum of £50

Share dividend reinvestment:

1%, subject to a minimum of £20 and a maximum of £50

Equity regular savings:

£1.50 per stock per month

Other fees:

Pension splitting on divorce, £295 + VAT

Cash withdrawals, £0

Automated sales to cover charges, £1.50 per sale

Quarterly statement and valuation (paperless), £0

Quarterly statement and valuation (paper), £20 + VAT


Access: Direct or via IFA

Direct only

Permitted Investments

Commercial property

Unit trusts & OEICS

Via in house platform only

External deposit accounts

Subject to restrictions

Overseas listed stock and shares

Overseas listed stock and shares

UK listed stocks and shares

Overseas listed stock and shares

AIM shares

Overseas listed stock and shares

Gilts/corporate bonds

Overseas listed stock and shares


Overseas listed stock and shares

Investment trusts

Overseas listed stock and shares

Discretionary management

National Savings & Investments

Unlisted shares

Structured products

Trustee Investment Plans

Insurance company funds

Hedge funds

Limited choice

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

Across an approved panel of deposit takers

Current interest rate

£100,000 + 4.55%
£50,000 - £100k 4.20%
£10,000 - £50k 3.90%
£0 - £10k 3.65%


Scheme trustees

Hargreaves Lansdown Pensions Trustees Limited

Scheme administrator

Hargreaves Lansdown Asset Management Limited

Minimum contributions

Regular payments

£25 per month

Transfers/Single Premiums

Total combined transfer values must total at least £1,000

£100 single premium

Min additional

No minimum

Company Information


Publically owned company

Year established


Funds under management

£99 billion across all products

Number of SIPPs administered

More than 1.7 million customers across products


Accepts benefits from defined benefit / final salary schemes?

Yes, if IFA advised


Flexi-Access Drawdown/UFPLS offered


Scheme Pension offered




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