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Current account switch

Switch bank accounts to NatWest today

Switch to NatWest

The Current Account Switch Service will do all the work when it comes to switching, moving everything across from your old account to your new account all within 7 working days, including Direct Debits and standing orders. All you need to do is tell us the details of your old bank account and when you want the Switch to start.

What can I expect to happen?

Day 1 and 2

The Current Account Switch Service will speak to your old bank and ensure the switch can go ahead.

Day 3

Once your new account is set up, your payments, such as your bills, will be moved across.
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Day 6

We will contact your old bank and begin to transfer your balance over.
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Day 7

Once the balance has been transferred, your old account will be closed and the switch is complete.

How to switch bank accounts - FAQ's

Choose your bank account...

Select Account

Our most popular everyday bank account

Bank on the go with our mobile app

No monthly fee

Reward accounts

Choose 1 of 3 Reward accounts

Earn Rewards 

Mobile phone insurance on Reward Silver and Platinum

Travel insurance on Reward Silver and Platinum accounts

Monthly account fee 

Premier accounts

Choose 1 of 3 Premier accounts

Premier Select

Premier Reward 

Premier Reward Black

 

Premier Banking criteria applies

Are you ready to switch?

Do we already know you?

The first step is to apply for a current account with us

To find out more, simply choose the account you're interested in and when you are ready, start the online application. You will be able to request the switch during the application.

Do you have a current account with NatWest?

You're all set

You’ll need these bits of info handy for your application:

  • The account number, sort code and debit card number of the bank account you want to switch to NatWest
  • The account number and sort code of your existing NatWest current account

The Current Account Switch Service will move everything across from your old bank account to your NatWest current account within 7 working days. 

The first step is to apply for a current account with us

To find out more, simply choose the account you're interested in and when you are ready, start the online application. You will be able to request the switch during the application.