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Premier Application

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We have asked you for information to help us process your application smoothly.

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Personal details and preferences we ask you to complete during your application:

About you:

The personal information supplied will be used to identify you.

Your work and your finances:

The information supplied about your work and finances will be used to identify you and perform credit checks, which may involve credit reference agencies. Read the important information for more details on how your information will be used.

Your new account:

There are other Premier Life features you might want to take advantage of. If you want a Barclays Premier credit card then you will need to fill in a separate application form. Find out more

Your Premier Banking Team:

To make sure you get a Premier Banking Team that is located at a branch convenient to you, we give you the option of choosing a suitable location. If you are already with Premier you will be able to keep your existing relationship. Find out about the Premier Banking Team and what they can do for you.

Already got a Barclays Current Account?

If you already have a Barclays current account, you can simply upgrade it using one of our shorter forms.

Check if you are eligible to upgrade

Eligible accounts that can be upgraded to a Premier Current Account are:

  • Barclays Bank Account
  • Barclays Current Account Plus (no longer on sale)
  • Barclays Additions Active (no longer on sale)
  • Barclays Premier Life (no longer on sale)
  • Barclays Additions (no longer on sale)
  • Barclays First Additions (no longer on sale)
  • Barclays Additions Plus (no longer on sale)


Barclays Bank PLC. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority (Financial Services Register number: 122702). Barclays Bank PLC subscribes to the Lending Code which is monitored and enforced by the Lending Standards Board. Further details can be found at Barclays Insurance Services Company Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (Financial Services Register number: 312078).

Barclays Bank PLC. Registered in England. Registered no. 1026167. Barclays Insurance Services Company Limited. Registered in England. Registered no. 973765. Registered office for both: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP. ‘The Woolwich’ and ‘Woolwich’ are trademarks and trading names of Barclays Bank PLC. Barclays Business is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC.


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