Switching bank accounts from one UK bank or building society to another is simple and hassle-free with the Current Account Switch Service. It takes just 7 working days, and on your switch date:
TickYour payments, such as Direct Debits, Standing Orders and Bill Payments, will all transfer to your new account
TickAny credit balance from your old account will have been transferred
TickYour new account will be ready to use
TickYour old account will be closed.
If any payments are made to your old account after your switch date, they'll be automatically redirected to your new account for 36 months.
We manage the whole process for you, and it's backed by the Current Account Switch Guarantee.