Business current account
Easy banking for established businesses
Get the tools you need to run your business finances effectively, with two simple Price Plans and our guarantee that you’ll always get our best deal.
Why choose Barclays?
Two simple price plans
We guarantee to keep your account on the best deal with Price Plans that reflect how you make and receive payments.
Monthly Loyalty Reward
The longer you stay with us, the more of your bank charges we’ll give back to you each month.
Barclays Service Guarantee
We promise to take personal responsibility for solving your queries, with regular updates to show how we’re doing.
Bank your way
Do your daily banking when and where it suits you – online or, when you’re on the road, with your mobile or tablet. It’s simple and secure.
Two simple Price Plans
We have two Price Plans to choose from, designed for the way your business makes and receives payments.
Mixed Payments Plan – for businesses that use cash, cheques or a range of ways to make and receive payments.
Payments Plan – for businesses that receive electronic payments and make payments mainly through Online Banking and debit cards.
Mixed Payments Plan
Electronic payments (in or out)
£0.35 per transaction
Cash payments (in or out)
£0.90 per £100
£1.50 per £100
Cheques and assisted payments (in or out)
£0.65 per transaction
£1.50 per transaction
Cash machine cash out and electronic internal transfer
Monthly account fee
For more information on our charges, download our Business Current Account Price Plan Charges sheet 1
Use our Price Plan Selector to choose the Price Plan that’s right for you.
Price Plan Guarantee
The way your business makes and receives payments can change over time. To make sure you’re always on the plan that offers the best deal, we’ll carry out a review each year. We’ll contact you if we think a different plan could save you money and move you on to it, unless you advise us otherwise. However, if you think another plan would suit your needs better, you can move whenever you like – just let us know.
To open a new business current account or switch your business account to us, you’ll need to meet these criteria.
- Be at least 18 years old
- Have the right to live in the UK permanently
- Provide at least 12 months’ UK address history
This account is suitable for most businesses that have a turnover of up to £6.5m. We have specific criteria for businesses in certain sectors, such as agriculture, social housing and some others. Please call us on 0800 515 4624 to clarify whether this account is right for your business. to clarify whether this account is right for your business.
Apply now or switch to us
Find out how to apply for a new account or transfer your business account to us.
We recommend a full switch if you’re ready to close your existing business account. You may prefer a partial switch if you’re not ready to close your exsting account).
- Your address history for the past 3 years
- Business details, such as your registration number, address and the date of incorporation if your business is a limited company
- Your personal details
- Details of financial arrangements, such as mortgages, loans and credit cards
Apply for a new account
Apply for a new account for your established business. If you’re just starting out, consider our business current account for start-ups.
Business account transfer service
Call 0800 515 462 4 if your business is in England or Wales with a yearly group turnover up to and including £25 million.
We'll take care of your bank account switch
Call 0800 515 462 4 if you run a smaller business, charity or trust and want to switch your account to us.
Other services that may interest you
Flexible business loans
Need to expand, invest in equipment or borrow working capital? Have a chat with us about our secured and unsecured loans.
Stay in control with cashflow finance
Release the cash that’s tied up in your invoices.
Accepting card payments with Barclaycard
Barclaycard makes it easy for your customers to pay you – either in person, online or by phone
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