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Other fees may apply. Eligibility criteria, terms and conditions apply. Ulster Bank Business Banking services are available to eligible customers, over 18 who have the right to be self-employed in the UK. The Start-up business account is available for businesses that have been trading for less than 1 year and have a turnover of less than £1m.
New business? At Ulster Bank, our Start-up account could help get you up and running with free banking on everyday transactions for 2 years.
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If you've got an annual turnover of up to £2m and switch your business account to us using the Current Account Switch Service, we'll give you 2 years of free banking on everyday transactions.
Everything will be moved across from your old account to your new account for you, all within 7 working days, including Direct Debits and Standing Orders.
Have you got a great idea for a new business? We're here to help with all the stuff you need to get started, like business planning, and other practical bits.
When it's time to scale, start by connecting with one of our local communities. A Local Business Manager will get behind you to give your business the support it needs.
Whether you’re still in the idea phase or looking to grow, Business Builder is packed with practical resources. Plus, we have events to help you take the next steps with confidence.
If you're a business with ambitions to expand, the Ulster Bank Accelerator programme could help. From the first-go fintechs to the import and exporters, from the app makers to the risk-takers we believe in you.
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