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International Current Accounts

A range of accounts available, supporting your International move
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HSBC Group Retail customers

If you already bank with HSBC in your country you can start the account application process for account opening in the UK via the International Banking Centre in your country please visit your country's website for guidance. There is a list of current accounts that you can apply for subject to you meeting the UK current account opening requirements.

In some circumstances you would need to provide proof of residency and valid VISA and identification documents acceptable to HSBC UK.

 

EU residents

If you are an EU resident you can apply for a current account. Subject to meeting our current account requirements. Proof of EU residential status and relevant in date identification documents.

New customers to HSBC

If you are a new customer to HSBC (i.e. no existing relationship world wide) and moving to the UK you would need to apply in branch or on the telephone when you arrive in the UK. There is a list of current accounts that you can apply for subject to you meeting the UK current account opening requirements. In some circumstances you would need to provide valid proof of residency, VISA and identification documents acceptable to HSBC UK.

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