About Private Banking


How to qualify

  • You earn a minimum gross monthly income of R 58 000 or more or have net investible assets of R 3m or more

Features and benefits

  • Integrated wealth management and advisory options with our Standard Bank Financial Consultants
  • Protect and grow your wealth with our award winning Offshore Banking, offering you a cross-border banking solution for your global banking needs whether you travel frequently, own property abroad or are looking to diversify your finances
  • Contact your Private Banker by phone, email or instant messaging 24/7
  • Comprehensive transactional banking with a Private Banking Current Account, a MasterCard Platinum Credit Card, Visa Platinum Cheque Card and Diners Club Platinum Credit Card
  • Expand your wealth with diverse short- and long-term savings and investment options with flexible terms
  • Your Diners Club Platinum Credit Card gives you access to international airport lounges, based on the amount that you spend on your card
  • Additional benefits and discounted monthly fees for Young Professionals
  • Free foreign exchange delivery to an approved business address in Gauteng, Cape Town, Durban and Pietermaritzburg
  • Free travel wallet card activation and free automatic travel insurance
  • Collect UCount rewards points each time you swipe to purchase and spend your rewards at participating stores or our UCount Online Mall

What it costs

  • R 325 monthly management fee
  • Discounted monthly fee for a spouse or life partner
  • No transaction fees when you swipe to purchase
  • Preferential interest rates
  •  Private Banking pricing (PDF)

How to apply

  • Apply online via online banking
  • Visit your nearest branch
  • Call our Private Banking line 24/7 on 0860 123 101 for assistance

What you'll need

  • Your ID book or passport for foreign nationals
  • Your last payslip, or proof of income (up to 3 months old)
  • Proof of home address (up to 3 months old)
  • A residency permit (for foreign nationals staying in South Africa)