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Switch your bank account in 6 steps


Open an account with us and start managing your money and payments anywhere, anytime on any device.

Compare the features and benefits of our bank accounts to find the one best suited to your needs and lifestyle.

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To open the account you want, apply online from any bank account page.

Come in to see us at your nearest branch to activate your account and collect your card.

  • You’ll need to bring your ID and proof of residence (not older than three months)
  • Your card will be active as soon as you receive it
  • You can get your PIN in-branch, or get it by calling 0860 123 000 if your card was delivered

You can register your online banking profile before your account’s been activated.

You can link your card when you collect it from us, or link it via online banking.

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You can do it yourself, or give us permission to switch all your debit orders and stop orders to your new account.

Once you’ve transferred your funds into your new account with us, you can cancel your old bank account.

Downloading our mobile banking app will give you a lot more control over your card limits and functionality.

You’re now free to do your banking through any digital channel or device you prefer.

 

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Register now to benefit from paying with your credit, cheque or debit card

1

Using any qualifying Standard Bank personal Credit, Cheque or Debit card.

2

Rewards points on all your qualifying purchases.

3

Rewards points in four easy ways. Improve your tier and qualify for more points.

Tips and guidance
Getting started
Getting started
Using your card
Using your card

Making changes to your card is quick, safe and easy when you know how.

Keeping your card safe
Keeping your card safe

Using your card is one of the safest ways to pay, but you should always take precautions.

Ways to pay by card
Ways to pay by card

Using a credit, cheque or debit card gives you various payment options.

Getting started
Using your card

Making changes to your card is quick, safe and easy when you know how.

Keeping your card safe

Using your card is one of the safest ways to pay, but you should always take precautions.

Ways to pay by card

Using a credit, cheque or debit card gives you various payment options.