Common questions

What information do I need to open a NatWest bank account?

What information do I need to open a NatWest bank account?

Documents we can accept in branch:

  1. Adult proof of ID. Adult proof of address.
  2. Student proof of ID. Student proof of address.
  3. Under 18 proof of ID. Under 18 proof of address.

Can I open a bank account online without going to the bank UK?

If you want to open a bank-like UK account without proof of address, Wise, Monese, Revolut and Monzo are a few online services that will set up a UK account without residency.

Can I open a new bank account online?

Opening a bank account online is quick and easy. It can take just minutes and save you a trip to a bank branch. The top online banks are FDIC-insured and offer higher rates than typical brick-and-mortar banks, and they often charge low or no fees.

Which banks offer a basic bank account?

The accounts which get this thumbs up are Co-op’s Cashminder, Santander’s Basic Current Account and the Virgin Money M Account. All three accounts allow you to set up direct debits/standing orders and give you a debit card which means you can withdraw cash from UK ATMs.

Can I open a Natwest savings account online?

You can open your account online, in branch or by telephone banking. To open an account online or by phone, you will need to be a registered user of these services. No minimum deposit is needed to open the account; and there is no maximum balance limit.

How do I get a basic bank account?

You’ll need some form of ID and proof of address to open an account. You can open a basic bank account in branch, or sometimes online or over the phone, depending on the bank. As well as filling in an application form, you’ll be asked to show some ID, and proof of address.

Can anyone open a basic bank account?

All banks and building societies will ask for proof of your identity and address before you can open a fee-free basic bank account. You can open a joint fee-free basic bank account if both of you qualify to open one. You might be able to get a fee-free basic bank account. Banks don’t have access to criminal records.

How do I open a savings account NatWest?

How do I apply for a Current or Savings Account?

  1. Mobile app. If you’re an existing NatWest customer, you can apply via the NatWest mobile app.
  2. Online. The quickest way to open your account is online.
  3. Call us.
  4. For help with your online account application, you can also visit a branch.

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