To open a current account, you must be 18 years old and need the following information:
your monthly net income after tax and deductions
monthly rent / mortgage payment, including what share of it you pay
occupation, employer's name and address and when you started this job
details of any other income you receive, for example pensions or benefits
your address information for the last three years
details of an existing bank account and how long you’ve been with your bank
the debit card number and a recent bank account statement for any current accounts you want to switch to us
If you’re applying for a joint account, you’ll need the same information above for the joint applicant.
For all joint applications the joint applicant will be required to sign and return a signature form. In addition, any application completed over the telephone will be required to sign and return a signature form.
Where possible we will verify your identity and proof of address electronically, however we may request additional supporting documentation as part of the account opening process. Below is a list of the documentation that we can accept if we do request additional information from you.