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Our team of experts are ready to help you take your business to the next level. Switch to our Business Current Account today.

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Day-to-day banking made simple

The business bank account is designed to manage your everyday business banking. It offers the full services of a current account, with the option of an agreed overdraft. All facilities are subject to status and applicants must be aged 18 or over. Only available to business customers. Terms and conditions apply.

25 months’ free day-to-day banking

When you open or switch to this account, if you have a turnover under £2m. No charges for day-to-day banking for initial period. Cash transaction limit of £250,000 p/a. Excludes international and CHAPS payments. Qualifying criteria applies.

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Innovative online and mobile banking

Making it easier to manage your accounts and make payments on the go.

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Access to our entire range of products

We can offer lending, savings, merchant services, payment services and more. Subject to status and eligibility.

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Specialist support

From our relationship managers and business banking advisors.


  • Unlimited deposits and withdrawals, subject to available funds
  • Optional overdraft (subject to status, security may be required)

 It only takes 15 minutes to apply online

Start your application online or continue a saved application.

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Retrieve a saved application

18+. All accounts subject to status and eligibility.

We want to open your new account as quickly as possible. To complete your application, we will sometimes ask for extra information. We’ll need you to provide this within 5 days of being asked.

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

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Find the right account for you, depending on your business type and needs.

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 Business Banking Switching Scheme

Yorkshire Bank is participating in the Business Banking Switching Scheme.

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The costs and conditions

All facilities are subject to status and applicants must be aged 18 or over. Only available to business customers. Terms and conditions apply.

  • Standard charges and interest rates can be found in the interest rates and charges section. Speak to a business banking contact for more details.
  • Debit interest applied to overdrawn amounts.
  • No credit interest applied.
  • Debit interest calculated daily and applied monthly.
  • Not available to personal customers.
  • Full terms and conditions are available on request.

Your current account application checklist

Alongside other UK banks, we’ve agreed to a basic set of information that we’ll need from you in order to set up your account. Get a head start before you start your application with this handy guide.

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Apply online

Apply for your Business Current Account online in just 15 minutes and come back to a saved application anytime.

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Got a question?

If you need to speak to a member of our business team about your application or other business requirements, just get in touch.

0800 032 3971

Available Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 6.00pm

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Current Account Switching

It only takes 7 working days to switch

Switching to us is easy with the Current Account Switch Service. We’ll move your balance as well as your incoming and outgoing payments on a set date. Just choose the date, and we’ll get started!

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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