Bank accounts

Select - Open our everyday bank account

Make banking simple with our everyday bank account

This Select account has no monthly fee

Easily use our mobile banking app

Get a contactless Visa Debit card - make payments under £30 with one tap

Pay your way - use Apple Pay and Google Pay™ for payments with your phone, and Paym, to send money securely with just a telephone number and our mobile banking app

Features and benefits

Features and benefits

Switch bank accounts

We'll help you switch bank accounts with the Current Account Switch Service.

Mobile app

Stay in control of your money with our easy to use mobile banking app.

Joint account

This account can be opened online as a joint bank account

Contactless Visa Debit card

Make purchases. Withdraw cash. Pay contactless.

Arranged Overdraft

There for those unexpected bills that can pop up occasionally.

Supporting you

Find out how we can help you manage your money.

Open a bank account online

Apply online

During the application we'll ask for information about you such as your address, job etc. So have these ready.

Upload your ID

At the end of your application we might ask you to provide photo ID, proof of address and take a selfie. We'll then check your details with our security partners HooYu or Digidocs.

We'll check your details

We'll check we have everything needed to open your account. Keep an eye out for our welcome email.

Start using your new account

Your new account is open. Register for Online banking, download our mobile app and enjoy hassle free banking.

Ready to apply

You can apply for this Select account if you are:

Aged 18+ and a UK resident

Please review the important legal stuff:

By clicking continue you’re confirming that you’ve been provided with, and have acknowledged our important documents, including the FSCS information sheet. By proceeding with your application you also agree that you’ll receive your statements in a paperless format. We'll send you an email when your statements are ready to view in Online Banking.

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

Ready to continue?

I am...

I want a...

During your application you might need to...

  • Take a quick selfie
  • Have some photo ID handy
  • We may also need a proof of address (we'll let you know if we need this)

If you can't do this when you apply, look out for an email and text after you've applied with a link to upload your documents.

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I would like to...

I want to change my...

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I know my Online Banking details...

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I have a NatWest current account...

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