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Sampath Double S is ‘the savings account’ in the savings category and offers up to 100% bonus on interest monthly, together with an array of other benefits.

Invest in the “Sampath Double S” scheme and watch your money grow in no time !!!!

  • ‘The savings account’ gives you monthly bonus on interest.
  • Interest is calculated on the daily balance and credited monthly.


To qualify for bonus:

  • An average balance of Rs. 15,000/- per month should be maintained in your account.
  • Bonus Interest will be paid for maximum of one debit per interest cycle.

Key Benefits

  • An activated Sampath Visa or Master Debit Card is given at the opening of the account.
  • Accessibility to the account from anywhere, with our islandwide branch/ATM network.
  • Internet banking facility on your request.
  • SMS Alerts facility to monitor your transactions.


  • Sri Lankan citizen over 18 years of age
  • Valid identification document (National Identity Card (NIC), Passport)
  • Minimum initial deposit - Rs. 1000/-

Special initial deposits for the following branches:

  • Bambalapitiya Branch - Rs. 25,000/-
  • Colombo Super Branch - Rs. 10,000/-

Minimum average balance requirement:

Account Type Minimum average balance to be eligible for interest (Rs.)   Minimum average balance to prevent the application of service charge (Rs.)
Personal accounts 2,000/-
Business accounts 2,000/-
Sampath Vishwa accounts 2,000/- 1,000/-
Clubs & Societies accounts 2,000/- 1,000/-


Note: All accounts which does not meet the required minimum average balances will be subject to applicable service charges.

Normal Savings Accounts - Double S

2.0 % per annum ( w.e.f. : Friday, November 20, 2020 )
Average Balance ( Rs.)
Bonus %
15,000/- upto 49,999.99
25 %
50,000/- upto 199,999.99
35 %
Rs 200,000 or above + Average balance growth by Rs 100,000/- between 2 interest paying cycles
100 % *
* If the average growth between 02 interest cycles is less than Rs.100,000/- Bonus % will be 50 %.
Bonus Interest will be paid for maximum of one withdrawal per interest cycle
i.e. From 20th day to 19th day of succeeding month.