Starting a new business | Business Bank Accounts | Royal Bank of Scotland

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Small business bank accounts

Royal Bank of Scotland Business Banking is available to eligible customers, over 18 who have the right to be self employed in the UK

To help find the right type of business bank account Please choose which is most like your new business
Small
Has your business been trading less than a year?

Your annual turnover is likely to be under £1 million

Medium

Your annual turnover is likely to be between £1 - 2 million

Large

Your annual turnover is likely to be above £2 million


Helpful hint: "Annual turnover" is the amount of money your business will take in through sales, in a 12 month period

Starting a new small business? See how our startup package could help

If you still need a bank account for your new business, learn how our startup package could help.

 

With 2 years free banking, it's been designed to help your startup business get off to a flying start!

Find out more and how to apply


Our startup package is available to businesses that have been trading for less than a year and have an annual turnover under £1 million

Additional current accounts Got a business account with us already?

If you've got a Royal Bank business account already, we can help with additional accounts, or new accounts for any new businesses you may start.

I need an additional Royal Bank current account for my existing business
Opening an additional current account

Already have a business with RBS and want to open an additional current account for it?


Option 1

If you have a Relationship Manager:
 

Give your Relationship Manager a call and simply let them know you'd like to open an additional current account for your business.

They can then start the application and arrange to get the required signatures.

Business and Relationship managers are available 9am-7pm Monday to Friday and 9am-2pm on Saturdays.

Option 2

Don't have a Relationship Manager or know who your Relationship Manager is?

Give our Business Team a call, and they can put you in touch with the right person, or help start an application for your new business.

Accounts in Scotland
0345 7 222 345 (Minicom: 0800 404 6160)

Accounts in England & Wales
0345 301 0896 (Minicom: 0800 0681 289)

Lines are open 24/7 and calls may be recorded

I'm starting a new business alongside my existing one, that's already with Royal Bank
Starting another business, alongside one that's banked with us already?



 

Option 1

If you have a Relationship Manager:
 

Give your Relationship Manager a call to talk through your new business and they can get an application for a new account started.

There may be a few signatures required too, so it could be best to arrange an appointment.

Business and Relationship managers are available 9am-7pm Monday to Friday and 9am-2pm on Saturdays.

Option 2

Don't have a Relationship Manager or know who your Relationship Manager is?

Give our Business Team a call, and they can put you in touch with the right person, or help start an application for your new business.

Accounts in Scotland
0345 7 222 345 (Minicom: 0800 404 6160)

Accounts in England & Wales
0345 301 0896 (Minicom: 0800 0681 289)

Lines are open 24/7 and calls may be recorded

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