Our affordable Business Transacting Account will set your business on the right path.

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How it works

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What you get
  • Income replacement cover of up to UGX 1,200,000 annually in case of hospitalisation for the nominated key controller.
  • Counter cash withdrawal fee of 0.25% min 7,475 max 34,500. (No free withdrawals)
  • One free monthly e-statement.
  • Access to Business Debit card with a daily ATM cash withdraw limit of UGX 5,000,000 (current debit card tariff applies)
  • Access to Cheque book facility as per tariff
  • 24/Hr Access to your account via Business Internet Banking
  • Ease of transacting at our Agent banking locations
  • Cash send: Send cash to anyone from a Barclays ATM or from the comfort of your phone and you don't even need data to do it.
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What you need to know
  • Minimum opening balance of UGX 100,000
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What to bring when you apply
  • Trading license
  • Certificate of registration
  • Other documentation will depend on nature of business

Limited Liability Company

  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Certified copy of Company form 7 or latest Annual Returns
  • Certified copy of Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • Certified copy of Director’s Resolution to open account
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Company letter head

Sole Proprietors/Enterprises

  • Certified copy of Certificate of registration
  • Certified copy of Statement of Particulars
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Statement of Particulars
  • Business Letterhead

Partnership

  • Certified copy of Certificate of registration
  • Certified copy of Statement of Particulars (not mandatory)
  • Certified copy of Partnership Deed
  • Partners’ Resolution to open account
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Business letterhead

Directors/Founders & Signatories of the above to provide the following:

  • Identification Document (Passport: mandatory for foreign nationals/National ID/Driver’s License)
  • Confirmation of residential address
  • Confirmation of postal address if any

Limited Liability Company

  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Certified copy of Company form 7 or latest Annual Returns
  • Certified copy of Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • Certified copy of Director’s Resolution to open account
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Company letter head

Sole Proprietors/Enterprises

  • Certified copy of Certificate of registration
  • Certified copy of Statement of Particulars
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Statement of Particulars
  • Business Letterhead

Partnership

  • Certified copy of Certificate of registration
  • Certified copy of Statement of Particulars (not mandatory)
  • Certified copy of Partnership Deed
  • Partners’ Resolution to open account
  • Current Trading Licence
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) certificate
  • Business letterhead

Directors/Founders & Signatories of the above to provide the following:

  • Identification Document (Passport: mandatory for foreign nationals/National ID/Driver’s License)
  • Confirmation of residential address
  • Confirmation of postal address if any

Need more help?

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Toll Free: 0800 222 333
Tel: +256 (0) 312 218 348

Email:

barclays.uganda@barclays.com

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