Scotiabank branches in 5 parishes closing early today

Kingston Jamaica- August 24, 2020 – Scotiabank is advising customers that all branches in Clarendon, Kingston, St. Andrew, St Catherine and St. Thomas will close at 1:30 pm today August 24, 2020.

This decision was taken due to the inclement weather as well as the curfew restrictions in place for these parishes. The early closure will allow adequate time for staff to conduct end of say processing and get home safely.

Scotiabank sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause and reminds customers that they can continue to use ATMs as well as Online or mobile banking to conduct transactions 24 hours per day.

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