For the attention of all foreign residents opening a bank account

This page provides information on how to open a bank account.
*General accounts are limited to 1 account per individual customer.

How to apply
(please ask at a bank branch for more details)

1. Application at counter 2. Handing over of bank book 3. Cash card delivered at a later date 4. Enjoy convenient use of your account *1 to 3, Sent to your home approximately 1 week to 10 days after your application

*Cash cards can be immediately handed over at some branches

Things you need to apply

Please prepare the following before your visit for application.

  • Seal or handwritten signature

  • Residence card or special permanent resident certificate

We have prepared more detailed instructions on what you need to open an account. Please see the below link. (PDF)