NatWest Bank Accounts

Find the right bank account for you

Open a bank account and you could be eligible for our range of savings accounts

You can apply for a current account online in a few minutes. We'll ask you to upload some documents as part of your application. This is important, as it helps us check you are who you say you are.

We'll probably ask for;

  • Photo ID, such as: Drivers licence, Passport or EU ID card
  • A Liveness check - a short video to compare with your photo ID
  • A proof of address, such as: a Drivers Licence, utility bill or bank statement

Once your current account is open you can apply for one of our savings accounts.

Individual account eligibility criteria and conditions may apply

Additional bank accounts

We also offer additional bank accounts to suit your needs. Once your current account is open you could apply for a savings account.

Student account

No monthly fee. Student eligibility criteria apply.

Foundation account

No monthly fee. Our most basic bank account.

Premier accounts

Monthly fees and specific account eligibility criteria apply.

Supporting our customers

If you want to see how we have performed in key service areas and how we support all personal customers, you can get a detailed view here

Financial services compensation scheme

Your eligible deposits with NatWest are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme.

Find out more about the scheme and how it protects your money.