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Account Opening Application (Individual)

This form is for individuals opening a new Personal Current Account

This application is for an INDIVIDUAL account, and will only apply to Individual Accounts. If you would like to open a Joint Account or Minor Account, you will need to complete a different application.

Please be advised you will be required to upload a copy of your photo identification and any other supporting documentation with this application.

Before you apply, here are a few things we would like to make you aware of:

Terms and Conditions

Account Packages Available

Website Legal Information

Customer Data Security

Privacy Policy

All compulsory fields are marked with ‘*’.

Account Holder Details

Dr / Mr / Mrs / Ms / Miss
If at current address less than 3 months


Employment and Income Details

A Politically Exposed Person (PEP) is someone who has been entrusted with a prominent function to a high-profile position either in a full-time role (e.g. Chief Secretary) or in a part-time capacity (e.g. Board Director). Bank of St Helena keeps a record of PEP’s who have accounts with the Bank to ensure compliance with Anti-Money Laundering and PEP Policy.

Supporting Documentation

Proof of identification Individuals holding St Helenian Status are required to provide a valid passport or a copy of their birth certificate and verification of current and past postal address (if applicable). Individuals without St Helenian Status will be required to provide a current Passport for photo identification, verification of current and past postal address (if applicable) and proof of long term stay on either St Helena or Ascension Island e.g. Letter of Employment, Contract, etc. Please note where an applicant’s name differs to that shown on a Birth Certificate or Valid Passport, proof of name change must be provided. E.g. Marriage Certificate or Gazette Publication.
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Account and Package Details

Customers should provide details regarding the operation of the Current Account. Customers selecting the Premium Packages should note the Overdraft Service will apply to the Account Holder’s Primary Account Only. Customers selecting the Premium Package should note that the Online Banking Service will apply to all the Customer’s Current Accounts. This will not apply to Business Accounts. Customers with Online Banking will not be issued a print or emailed statement.

Local Debit Card Details

All new applicants will receive a free Local Debit Card
Numbers cannot be printed on cards

Other Bank Accounts

Details will be provided below
If you do not have any, please write 'none' in the text box


It is hereby confirmed that:
This application will not be accepted without a signature - please write it here or upload below.
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