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repayment claim

    77(in relation to a dormant account) a claim for repayment made by virtue of sections 1(2)(b) or 2(2)(b) of the Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Act 2008, that is, in summary, that the customer has against the dormant account fund operator whatever right to payment of the balance the customer would have against the bank or building society if the transfer (or in the case of section 2(2)(b), transfers) had not happened. In this definition, 'customer' is the person who held with a bank or building society the balance of a dormant account transferred to a dormant account fund operator.