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Business Choice Account

A flexible business account

Current accounts in business give you the flexibility to have access to your cash readily. All facilities are subject to status and applicants must be aged 18 or over. Only available to business customers. Terms and conditions apply.


  • Credit Interest linked to the Bank of England base rate
  • Option of an agreed overdraft (subject to lending assessment and security may be required)
  • Personal attention from your business banking contact
  • Choice of statements issued monthly, or more frequently on request. Charges may apply*

*Standard charges and interest rates can be found in the interest rates and charges section. Speak to your business banking contact for more details

Costs and conditions:

  • Debit interest applied to overdrawn amounts
  • Interest calculated daily and applied monthly
  • Unlimited withdrawals – subject to available funds
  • Not available to personal customers
  • Full terms and conditions are available on request

How to apply

New customers

Start your business current account application process online.

All accounts are subject to status and eligibility.

Compare our business accounts Apply now for a Business Choice Account

At the moment we are seeing high demand, which means it’s taking longer than usual to work through applications.

Already started an application?

If you have created a username (this is usually your email address) or if you know your customer number, you can login to continue your application.

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Business Account Checklist - What you’ll need to open an account

Participating providers of UK business bank accounts have agreed to a basic set of information that they will need from you to set up your UK business current account. Find out what you’ll need to provide using the simple Business Account Checklist from UK Finance, the UK’s leading trade association for financial services.

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Ready to apply?

Apply online for a business account

At the moment we are seeing high demand, which means it’s taking longer than usual to work through applications.

Already started an application?

Login to continue with your business account application. 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 345 7365.

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Switching made simple

Current Account Switching

If you decide to opt for a Yorkshire Bank Business Current Account, switching is all done for you with the Current Account Switch Service. This service is designed to let you move your current account from another bank or building society in a safe and reliable way.

Find out more about switching

Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)

Protecting your money

Your eligible deposits with Clydesdale Bank PLC are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK’s deposit guarantee scheme.

This limit is applied to the total of any deposits you have with the following: Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank, B and Virgin Money. Any total deposits you hold above the limit between these brands are unlikely to be covered.

Please see FSCS leaflet download (Opens in a new window) for further information or visit  

General enquiries

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0800 032 3971

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