Business bank account

Business Current Account

Open a bank account for your business

Start your application

To apply online you must be trading as a sole trader, partnership or limited company in Northern Ireland with a turnover under £2 million.  Over 18s only.  Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply.

At a glance

Business Current Account

Access your cash and pay bills with a Business Visa Debit Card

Keep on top of your finances with regular paper or electronic statements 

Cheque book available for paying those larger bills

View your account on our mobile app and online banking platforms by registering for Anytime Internet Banking

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Gather your documents

Sole Trader
Apply Online Sole Trader

To comply with regulation we need original documentation to confirm:

Who you are and where you live Driving Licence 

Where your business is located (if different from your home address)

Original Utility Bill (electric or landline telephone) dated within the last 6 months 

Where you Bank (if account not already with Ulster Bank)

Startup? 3 months personal current account statements

Existing business? 3 months business current account statements

Additional acceptable documentation can be found here.

Partnership
Apply Online Partnership

To comply with regulation we need original documentation to confirm:

Who you are and where you live Driving Licence (for each partner)

Where your business is located (if different from your home address)

Original Utility Bill (electric or landline telephone) dated within the last 6 months 

Confirmation of your Partnership 

Most recent Annual Accounts or a letter from your Accountant

Where you Bank (if account not already with Ulster Bank)

Startup? 3 months personal current account statements

Existing business? 3 months business current account statements

Additional acceptable documentation can be found here.

Limited Company
Apply Online Limited Company

To comply with regulation we need original documentation to confirm:

Who you are and where you live (for each director and shareholder) 

Driving Licence 

Where your business is located (if different from your home address)

Original Utility Bill (electric or landline telephone) dated within the last 6 months 

Confirmation of your Company 

Certificate of Incorporation

Where you Bank (if account not already with Ulster Bank)

Startup? 3 months personal current account statements

Existing business? 3 months business current account statements

Additional acceptable documentation can be found here.

Start your application online

Visit your local branch

 

Not eligible to apply online?

Request a call back and one of our experienced team will contact you to discuss.

 

Business banking how you like, when you like

Online Banking

 

Our online services allow you to manage your finances at a time that suits you.

Online Banking for business

     

Mobile Banking

 

Manage your accounts on the move, with our Mobile Banking App.

Mobile Banking app

     

Telephone Banking

 

Our dedicated business telephony team can help with your queries.

Telephone Banking

     

Your eligible deposits with Ulster Bank Limited are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK’s deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered.

Please click here (84 KB PDF) for further information or visit www.fscs.org.uk.

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