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Current accounts

£150 to welcome you when you switch to us

Current Account switch guarantee

Use the Current Account Switch Service to fully switch your account to us (including 2 Direct Debits), pay in at least £1000 each month for two months and activate online or mobile banking. T&Cs apply and offer ends 31/3/2016.

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Current Accounts

Current accounts are generally one of the better ways of keeping your money banked safely, but giving you instant access to funds, subject to available funds. You can access your current account through online banking, telephone banking or visiting one of our branches. All current accounts are subject to status and eligibility. Compare our current accounts here.

If you're a new customer to Clydesdale Bank,and don't need a joint account or overdraft, you can open most of the current accounts below online, in around 10-15 minutes. We have a range of bank accounts to choose from. If you have any difficulties or queries, simply call us on the number below.

What kind of account should I choose?

Signature Current Account

The current account with insurance cover and discounts at selected stores. Available from 18 years and over. Monthly account fee of £13.50.

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Current Account Direct

A current account accessed by telephone and internet banking (registration for telephone and internet banking is essential). Available from 18 years and over. Minimum monthly deposit required.

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A Basic Bank Account which can be used to pay regular household bills.

Available from 16 years and over. Overdraft not available on this account.

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Current Account Plus

An account that gives you day-to-day banking with the option of an overdraft (overdraft applicants must be 18 years or over).

Account available from 16 years old and over.

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Current Account Control

An account that limits your unplanned borrowing charges. Available from 18 years and over. Monthly account fee of £7.50.

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Current Account switch guarantee

Switch to us in only 7 working days

With the Current Account Switch Service we’ll do everything for you

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FSCS is protecting your money

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If you completed the username and password section of your application, then we’ll have automatically saved it for you. You can now log in to complete your application or retrieve your decision. If you're not sure what your login details are, or you can't get online for some reason, please give us a call on 0800 028 3632.

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Call us to speak to an advisor or apply for a current account by phone

0800 678 1230

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