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An account with useful features for all types of businesses

Business bank account

Flexible everyday banking for your business

£8 quarterly fee

Most banking activities available through Anytime Banking

Access mobile banking

Dedicated Relationship Manager (turnover and eligibility criteria apply)

UK based telephone banking lines open Mon-Fri, 8:30am - 5:30pm

There's also:

Fee-free accounting software from FreeAgent

  • FreeAgent accounting software gives you a clear, real-time view of your business finances.
  • As a business current account holder, you can access FreeAgent for free as long as you retain your bank account and you’ll get the complete package.
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Lending and cash management

Finance is subject to status. Security may be required. Product fees may apply.

Ways to grow your business network

Managing your business finances has never been easier

Visit our servicing hub for instant access to managing your business accounts, loans, credit cards and any other business service you have from Ulster Bank. 

Switch to Ulster Bank

The Current Account Switch Service can do all the work for you, moving everything from your old account to your new account.

Apply for an Ulster Bank account and tell us you're switching. Choose a full or partial Current Account Switch Service, give us your old bank account details, and tell us when you want the switch to start. Please note the partial Current Account Switch is not covered by the Current Account Switch Guarantee.

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Thanks for choosing our Business bank account. Let's get started.

Before you continue...

When applying, you can choose from a Business Current Account or a Loan Servicing Account. Please select the Loan Servicing account only if you have already applied for a loan and have chosen to open a Loan Servicing Account. This account can only be used for loan repayment purposes.

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What is your estimated annual turnover?

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.
We need to see evidence of your turnover. Are you able to supply this?
You’ll need to show us that your turnover is over £6.5m so that we can progress your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

 

Apply by telephone

If for any reason you wish to apply by phone, you may do so by calling 0345 366 5592.

 

Relay UK Service:  18001 0345 366 5592

 

More information on Accessibility.

Calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes. To see how much your call might cost, visit the call charge information page.

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.
Do you have a Relationship Manager?

Call your Relationship Manager

You should have a direct number for them. You can discuss applying for an additional business account. They can start the application for you and arrange to get the appropriate signatures.

 

When can I call?

Business and Relationship Managers are available 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

 

No problem.

You can complete the Additional Business Account form.

What is your estimated business annual turnover?

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.
We need to see evidence of your turnover. Are you able to supply this?
You’ll need to show us that your turnover is over £6.5m so that we can progress your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

 

Apply by telephone

If for any reason you wish to apply by phone, you may do so by calling 0345 366 5592.

 

Relay UK Service:  18001 0345 366 5592

 

More information on Accessibility.

Calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes. To see how much your call might cost, visit the call charge information page.

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.
What is your estimated annual turnover?

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree
  • You'll need 6 months of bank or building society statements if you're switching accounts to us

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.
We need to see evidence of your turnover. Are you able to supply this?
You’ll need to show us that your turnover is over £6.5m so that we can progress your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

 

Apply by telephone

If for any reason you wish to apply by phone, you may do so by calling 0345 366 5592.

 

Relay UK Service:  18001 0345 366 5592

 

More information on Accessibility.

Calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes. To see how much your call might cost, visit the call charge information page.

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.

Great, please make sure you're eligible to apply

  • You're aged 18 or over
  • You're the owner or a director of the business you’re applying on behalf of
  • Your registered business address must also be in the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Gibraltar or you should be registered for tax purposes in one of those jurisdictions
  • You haven't been declared bankrupt or received a County Court Judgement (CCJ) or Court Decree
  • You'll need 6 months of bank or building society statements if you're switching accounts to us

By proceeding with your application you are confirming that you have printed / downloaded a copy of the below Important Information documents, and that upon account opening you will be bound by the terms within these documents.

 

 

How your information might be used

It's important for you to understand how we use and share your information. Please read this short summary before you continue with your application.

 

The Standards of Lending Practice for business customers

We are a Registered Firm with the Lending Standards Board which publishes the Standards of Lending Practice.

Find out more

Your application can be completed online

This is the fastest way to complete your application.

1. HooYu is our trusted online identification and security partner.

2. We may use HooYu to check your identity by matching you to your Photo ID. It may also need you to provide proof of your address and business documents. Find out more.

3. Once we receive all your information, we'll review the application and will be in touch.

By starting your application, you consent to the following:

  • Identity verification using our security partner HooYu.
  • A credit check on everyone on your application.

Already started an application?

Log in to continue or check the status of your application in our online application centre

You can use the same details that you created when you applied for your business account. If you haven’t already set up access to your online application centre, you can create a login now

Additional support for your business

Ways to bank

Choose the most convenient and easiest way for you to bank. We offer Anytime Banking, Mobile Banking and Bankline. Business banking at its best.

Sector Expertise

We understand that businesses often require additional support. Our customers can benefit from our sector specialists who complement our local knowledge.

Account charges

Download the PDF below to view our business current account fees and charges, including overdraft fees, transaction fees and charges for additional services.

Climate support for businesses

Access products, advice and resources to help with your environmental goals, as we work together to tackle climate change.

Security may be required. Product fees may apply. Finance only available for business purposes.

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