You're applying for a Business Choice Account

  1. Step 1 Your Details
  2. Step 2 Business Details
  3. Step 3 Account Details
  4. Step 4 Review & Check
  5. Time Remaining 15 minutes to complete the rest of the form

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Is your business a company limited by shares or a limited liability partnership?
Are you a sole trader?
You are self-employed and the sole owner of your business. You are registered with HMRC for self-assessment. Your business is not registered at Companies House and does not have a unique company number.
Are all the owners, or members, of your business individual persons?
Are you an existing Yorkshire Bank business or personal customer?
Let us know if you or any other applicant have any personal or business accounts or products with B, Clydesdale Bank or Yorkshire Bank. This includes current or savings accounts, credit cards, mortgages and loans.
Do you or any other applicant have any other accounts or products with us at the moment?
Let us know if you or any other applicant have any personal or business accounts or products with B, Clydesdale Bank or Yorkshire Bank. This includes current or savings accounts, credit cards, mortgages and loans.
Are you registered for Internet Banking, Telephone Banking or have a Debit card with us?
If you have a debit card for the account you have with us, or if you’re registered for internet or telephone banking, then you’ll have to provide at least one of those details to open an account online.
Are you or any other applicant registered for Internet Banking, Telephone Banking or have a Debit card with us?
If you or any other applicant have a debit card for the account you have with us, or if you’re registered for internet or telephone banking, then you’ll have to provide at least one of those details to open an account online.
Is the account you’re applying for today for an existing business that already has an account with us?
Do you live in the UK (not including Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man)?
Do you or any other applicant live in the UK (not including Northern Ireland, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man)?

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Apply online

  • 10-15 mins to complete application
  • Get a decision within 5 business days*
  • You are aged 18 or over to apply online
  • Enquire about business lending, (opens in a new window) with this account. All loans subject to status and eligibility.
  • Register for internet, mobile and telephone banking
  • Option to switch your existing account to us

*We aim to give online decisions within this time frame for applications submitted between 8am to 10pm, Monday - Saturday and 8am to 9pm on Sundays. If we are unable to provide a decision or your application is submitted outside these times, we will aim to inform you within one working day.

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.

View guide on the Business Account Checklist, (opens in a new window)

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0800 028 3632,

Or if you're abroad / Outside UK:

+44 141 952 6827,

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Saturday 09:00 to 17:00.

Closed on Sunday.