Open our Select bank account
Our most in-demand bank account makes banking simple
Easy-to-use mobile banking app
Choose your way to pay with Apply Pay, Google Pay™ or Contactless Visa Debit. Limits apply.
Arranged overdraft available (subject to eligibility)
No monthly fee
To apply, you need to be 18+ and a UK resident.
Mobile app features
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Get closer to where your money goes
Get cash without your card
Mobile app eligibility
Switch to Royal Bank
The Current Account Switch Service will do all the work when it comes to switching, moving everything across from your old account all within 7 working days, including Direct Debits and standing orders. All you need to do is tell us the details of your old bank account and when you want the Switch to start.
How to open an account online
Provide your ID
Check your details
Your account is open
Get ready to apply
Before you apply, we need to check you're happy with a few things. And ask you a few questions up front. Then we can make your application as quick and simple as it can be.
First things first. You can apply if you:
- are aged 18 or over and a UK resident
Now please take a look at the important legal info
If you carry on applying, it means you're happy with what's in these documents, including the FSCS information sheet. And happy to view your statements in Digital Banking - not posted. Please take some time to review, print and/or save the important information.