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You must be at least 18 years old to apply for an account overseas.
This application is for UK residents only.
Visit Overseas account opening to see other ways to apply.
We're currently offering a reduced service due to coronavirus, which means we can't accept applications for accounts in other countries or regions. Please speak to your Relationship Manager for more information.
To apply for an account in India, arrange a callback with our International Banking Centre.
This application is for Premier or Jade customers only.
We're currently offering a reduced international account opening service due to coronavirus. We'll reopen the service to all our customers within the next few months.
If you’re applying for a joint account, please provide the main applicant's details in this form. We'll ask you for the second applicant's details during your phone appointment.
To apply for a sole account in the US, visit International banking.
To apply for a sole account in Canada, visit International account opening.
An overseas account is for banking outside the UK.
Find out more about our foreign currency account and how to apply.
The details you give us should match what's shown on your official documents, like your passport, driving licence and tax ID.
To open your account overseas, we need a few details about your employment or education. You can only complete one section, so select the one most relevant to you. Please complete the information as it appears on official documents.