Important information if applying for the 2016/2017 tax year
If we supply you with an account number and sort code straight away you will be able to fund your account within 24 hours of it opening.
If you are issued with an application reference number, your application may not be completed in time to fund your account for the 2016/2017 tax year. However if you do wish to fund for the 2016/2017 tax year, you can take this application reference number and required identification into your local branch by Wednesday 5th April 2017 to complete your application.
Any cleared funds paid into your account by 23:59 on Wednesday 5th April 2017 will count for the 2016/2017 tax year.
To apply online:
testYou must be 16 or over
testPermanently live in the UK for tax purposes
Before you start
If you're an existing customer and are registered for online banking we'll save you time by pre-filling part of the application. If you are an existing customer without online banking you will need your Ulster Bank account details.