Current accounts

Day-to-day banking with no hidden extras – enjoy 24-hour online access, plus telephone and Post Office counter banking.

Key features

  • A choice of two current accounts.
  • 24/7 access to your account via our free online banking
  • Access also available through telephone banking or at around 11,500 Post Office branches.
  • Transparent banking with no hidden extras. 
  • Support from a dedicated Relationship Director, provided through your local corporate banking centre.

In an increasingly complex banking market, you’ll find Santander straightforward to deal with, so you can focus on what matters – running your business.

How we can help you

Our current accounts are great value, with no hidden surprises. We offer two simple options; our Corporate Current Account offers a great day-to-day banking tariff with no monthly account fee, while our Corporate Current Account Plus offers a more competitive tariff on your banking, for a monthly account fee of £15.

Whichever option you choose, you can access your account online 24 hours a day, or over the counter at around 11,500 Post Offices. 

As with all our banking services, we will work closely with you to give your business the practical support it needs. Each customer has a dedicated Relationship Director based at a regional corporate business centre who will work with you to help you choose the products and services that best suit your business’ needs.

What you 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.

If you have a business that meets the following criteria, then the Business Account Checklist may help you. 

  • You have an annual turnover of less than £6.5 million.
  • You have a straightforward and clearly defined ownership structure.
  • You are based and operate in the UK.


Non-Sterling Debit Card transactions

You can use our debit card calculator to obtain an estimate of what it will cost to make debit card payments in non-sterling currencies, for example when you are travelling, or using your card to pay merchants located outside the UK.

When using the calculator please select Visa as the card type and 2.75% as the currency conversion fee rate.


Applications are subject to status and the right to decline any application is reserved.