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Select Account

All the essentials to make everyday banking easy for you. And there's no monthly fee.

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Open a new current account

Is this a sole or joint application?

 

Apply just in my name

 

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To apply, you need to be aged 18 or over and permanently resident in the UK.

Overdraft

A little breathing space if you need it

NatWest banking features

Helpful everyday banking comes as standard

Feel Rewarded everyday

Now earn 1% in Rewards on all transactions made using Contactless Technology. Plus get at least 1% on qualifying purchases at participating retailers.  Just activate  your account and use your NatWest Visa Debit card to start earning Cashback Plus Rewards. Available on personal current accounts held in mainland UK, except for Basic, Step and Cash and current account mortgages. Over 18's only.More about Cashback Plus

Get Emergency Cash

If your debit card is lost or stolen, our Emergency Cash service makes sure you can access your money from our ATMs (Limits apply).

More about Emergency Cash

Bank on demand

We know life keeps you pretty busy. Access your account anytime with 24-hour UK call centres, Online Banking and our Mobile Banking app.

Ways to bank with us 

Current account switch guarantee

Moving your banking to NatWest

It’s easy to switch to NatWest

Moving your banking to us is simple and hassle free. We'll do all the hard work for you and:

  • Transfer your payments (Direct Debits, Standing Orders and Bill Payments) from your old account
  • Transfer any credit balance from your old account
  • Close your old account

All within 7 working days.

Learn more about the Current Account Switch Service

NatWest current accounts

Find out what you need to open an account

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Current accounts

Not the right account for you?

You can use our account comparison table to see the features, benefits and costs of our current accounts.

Or use our current account finder tool to find an account that fits your needs.

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Existing customers

Get more from your Select Account

All you need to know to make the most of your NatWest current account, including online banking, Mobile app, overdrafts and more...

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Helpful banking

Protecting your money

Protecting your money - FSCSYour eligible deposits with NatWest are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK’s deposit protection scheme. Any deposits you hold above the £85,000 limit are not covered.

Further information is available here (650K PDF) or visit www.fscs.org.uk.

Select Account

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Apply for Select Account

Open a new current account

Is this a sole or joint application?

 

Apply just in my name

 

There are two of us applying

 

To apply, you need to be aged 18 or over and permanently resident in the UK.

Other ways to apply

How to apply

It's easy to apply for a Select Account. There are three ways to apply:

Apply online 

 

Apply by phone

Call us on 0800 148 8323. 
Customers with hearing and speech impairments can contact us by Minicom number 0800 917 0526.

Lines are open: 
Monday to Friday 8am-8pm, except public holidays, and Saturdays 9am-6pm.
Calls may be recorded.

At your nearest NatWest branch

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