We help your small or medium-sized enterprise drive business with trendsetting bank accounts tailored to your needs. You also gain membership to our Business Club, plus we've extended our banking hours so you're always in business.  

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Business Current Account

Best suited for start-ups and businesses with lower turnovers.

Exchange foreign money
SME Enterprise Account

This is an account designed to meet multiple needs of depositors in one offering.

Exchange foreign money
Business Foreign Currency Account

Best suited for importers and exporters who make cross-border payments.

Complement your business needs

Electronic banking

Do your banking from any device.

Keep track

Track account activity anytime, anywhere.

Convenient payments

Easily pay all your bills online.

Membership benefits

Get exclusive invites to our business seminars.

Withdraw cash

Use your debit card to withdraw cash locally and abroad.

Best rates

Great interest rates and competitive limits.

Nationwide network

Transact at any local Post Office, Barclays branch or ATM.

Easy payments

Swipe at any VISA outlet.

Prosper with Business Banking

Business accounts made with your business needs in mind

What you get
  • 50 free transactions monthly
  • Favorable interest rates for loans
  • Free Internet banking for six months
  • Free SMS alerts for rates and transfers
  • Free cheque books and monthly statements
  • Fast-tracked account opening
  • Free access to our trade finance and cash management solutions
  • Discount for outward telegraphic transfer (TT)
  • Dedicated Relationship Manager for your banking needs
Requirements to open a Barclays business account

The following are common requirements for sole proprietors, partnerships and limited companies account opening:

  • Business licence
  • Two passport photos
  • TIN/VAT certificate and letter of introduction
  • Address verification document (e.g. utility bills or title deed)
  • ID documents (passport, voter’s ID, driver's licence or national ID for Zanzibar only)
The following are specific requirements that apply to partnerships and limited companies




Board resolution


Memorandum and articles of association


Partnership deed


Certificate of registration


Management structure and organogram

Latest audited accounts


Certificate of incorporation/compliance


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