How long is a cheque valid for?

4 mins

August 09, 2022

By Tom Bensley

Key learnings

Frequently Asked Questions

Does the date on a cheque matter?

Do cheques expire if not cashed?

Can I cash a 10 year old cheque?

How long is a cheque valid for in the UK?

Can an expired cheque be reissued?

Tom has worked in Melbourne as a film critic and freelance writer. In Berlin, he was a content creator for German fintech Penta and is now at Qonto. His goal is to demystify technical jargon.