An account with useful features for all types of businesses
We're currently prioritising account applications for existing NatWest customers. Unfortunately this means we are not able to accept new applications for customers of other Banks. You may be able to access support more quickly by contacting your current bank.
Checking the status of your application
You can log in to check the status of your business bank account application in our online application centre. Use the same details that you created when you applied for your business account.
Why not try Cora? Our online assistant can help you with many common questions. If not, we'll put you in touch with an expert.
Click 'Chat now' on the right hand side of the page.
Flexible everyday banking for your business
No minimum monthly charge - only pay for what you use
Just pay for certain transactions, unarranged borrowing, international payments and Bankline charges
See a full list of business account charges (PDF, 48KB)
Link your business bank account directly with FreeAgent
Invoices, expenses and bank accounts in one place
FreeAgent is free for NatWest business customers
As a Natwest Business customer, you can access and apply for FreeAgent
These business current accounts are for businesses that are over 1 year old. NatWest business banking is available to eligible customers over 18, who have the right to be self employed in the UK. FreeAgent is free subject to client retaining their NatWest business banking current account.
Need more information before you decide?
Read on for more account features and benefits.
Lending and cash management solutions
Turnover over £2m?
If your business has a turnover of over £2m, you'll get a personalised service, local knowledge and access to specialist products and services that can help you control your cash flow and develop your business for the future.
A dedicated Relationship Manager
A single point of contact, so when you bank with us, we provide a dedicated, accredited Relationship Manager to look after your business needs
24/7 banking via Bankline
Our flexible, premium online banking service lets you manage multiple accounts. Fees apply
Managing your business finances has never been easier
Visit our servicing hub for instant access to managing your business accounts, loans, credit cards and any other business service you have from NatWest.
Switch to NatWest
The Current Account Switch Service will do all the work when it comes to switching, moving everything across from your old account to your new account, all within 7 working days, including Direct Debits and standing orders. All you need to do is tell us the details of your old bank account and when you want the switch to start.
Current Account Switch Guarantee (PDF, 40KB)
Your Guide to switching your account to us (PDF, 2.3MB)
Applying as an existing personal customer?
You can apply for a new business account as an existing personal customer if you meet the following criteria:
Your business was established before 1st March 2020
You operate your business solely through a NatWest personal account
Unfortunately if you don’t meet these criteria, we are not able to accept your application.
Already started an application?
Additional support for your business
Ways to bank
Choose the most convenient and easiest way for you to bank. We offer Online Banking, Mobile Banking and Bankline. Business banking at its best.
Tax-record keeping, VAT and more
Does the mere mention of those items give you sweaty palms and a feeling of dread? We’re on hand to help you.
Grow your business network
Meet with experts and like-minded businesses, as well as gain access to a wealth of free learning tools to set up and grow your business through our free Business Growth Events.