Personal Banking

Current Account

  • The Current Account can be opened for both, you personally or your legal entity, upon presentation of an approved personal identification document for you, and the approved registration documents for companies, institutions and legal entities
  • This account is opened in all major currencies: BHD, USD, GBP, CHF (SFR), JPY, AED, SAR, SEK, DKK, CAD, & EURO
  • It may be opened in your name severally / jointly
  • Minimum amount of opening the account is BHD 100
  • Minimum amount of opening the account in foreign currencies is USD 300 (or equivalent on other currencies)
  • You will be issued a Cheque Book with this account
  • You will be able to open more than a sub-account
  • The current account is a non-interest baring account
  • Free statement of account is issued every six months
  • You can manage your account 24x7 through the following free automated services:
    • Phone Banking (Hala Arabi) 
    • Arabi Online 
    • ATM 
    • SMS

How to Apply

Required Documents
  • Valid Identification Document  (CPR)
  • Valid Passport
  • Valid Residency Document (For non-Bahraini)
  • Birth Certificate or Identification Document for Minors

For more information, please call our Customer Contact Center on 17541000

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