RBS Business Banking | Starting your business

Help when starting your business

Call our startup hotline
Add your signposting title here… Get in touch


You can call the start-up hotline on:

  • 0800 656 9635
  • Minicom 0800 404 6160


Want to open a new account?
Add your signposting title here… Opening an account with us

If you want to open a business account with us, please call us on 0345 600 2230 (Minicom 0800 404 6160).

To apply you must be:

  • 18 or over
  • A director, sole trader or partner of the business you want to open an account for
  • Not currently declared as bankrupt
Hints and tips on writing your business plan

A robust business plan can set your business up for success or expansion and help you arrange funding - our hints and tips can help.

Read our hints and tips

You can use our template to help work out your projected cash flow (when you click and download this, it will appear in the downloads on your computer). 

Cash_Flow_Forecast (23KB)
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