HSBC business account opening process for SMEs

Opening an HSBC business account

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Find out more about our account opening process and everything you need to get started

Open a business account in 3 easy steps:

Contact us by submitting the Business Account Enquiry form online.

We will get in touch with you shortly to understand your business requirements.

Our team will assist you in completing the onboarding process to set up your business account.

At HSBC, we are here to support your business as you take it to new heights. Our mission is to provide you with a simpler, faster and safer banking experience.

Account Opening Overview

5 Simple Steps

  • Step 1: Understanding your business
  • Step 2: Document submission
  • Step 3: Business appointment
  • Step 4: Review and account opening
  • Step 5: Account activation

Understanding your business

Here’s an overview of the information we’ll need during the account opening phrase:

  • Identity documents
  • Source of wealth
  • Source of funds

We're here to help

Every customer enquiry is important to us. By providing details about your business we can direct your enquiry to our most relevant team member. Please don’t enter confidential information such as your bank account details here. All fields are mandatory unless otherwise indicated as optional.

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