Safe Deposit Boxes FAQs

We have compiled these questions using input from several different areas including Regions' Customer Service Department. However, please remember an "FAQ" section is simply a listing of frequently asked questions. If your question is not answered here, feel free to call us at 1-800-REGIONS (1-800-734-4667).




Why do I need a Safe Deposit Box?
You might be curious about what you can use a Safe Deposit Box for. The reasons are fairly easy to come by. Just take a look around your house and take inventory of your most valuable belongings. The checklist below should help you in this process. Once you locate the following items, bring them in to the nearest Regions branch for peace of mind.

  • Birth Certificates
  • Passports
  • Stock Certificates
  • Insurance Contracts
  • Heirloom Jewelry
  • Property Deeds
  • Military Records
  • Rare Coins
  • Home Inventory Video
  • Your Children's Artwork
  • Military Medals
  • Wedding Photographs
  • Important Keys
  • Home Inventory List
  • Social Security Cards
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Will
  • Family Photographs
  • Income Tax Returns
  • Wedding Video



How Long Will It Take to Get a Safe Deposit Box?
Obtaining a safe deposit box is actually a very simple process. The longest part will be the time it takes to gather all your valuable items before coming to the bank. Once you have that taken care of, visit your local Regions branch and you will sign a contract and receive your box and keys.



How Much Will a Safe Deposit Box Cost Me?
The cost depends on the size of box that you choose to store your valuables. We have various sizes to choose from, so contact your local Regions branch for more information. To locate the nearest branch, click here.