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Enjoy all your everyday current account banking benefits

Available to Republic of Ireland residents aged 18 or over. Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. Charges for additional services apply. A guide to personal accounts fees and interest


Why move your account to us?

The use of our mobile app with features such as ‘Get Cash’

Access to our Anytime Internet and Telephone Banking service

Smartphone payments with Apple Pay or Google Pay

Emergency Cash if your card is lost or stolen

Setting up and changing  your direct debits and standing orders free of charge

Current account transaction fees and charges may apply.

Current account fees and charges

Our fees and charges apply to the following accounts – Current, Standard, Dual, Current Plus and Facility Accounts.

We charge the fee for maintaining the account (monthly maintenance fee) of €2

We charge transaction fees on:

  • Debit card transactions
  • Automated transactions
  • ATM withdrawals
  • In branch and counter transactions
  • Contactless transactions


You can avoid paying transaction fees by maintaining a minimum balance of €3,000 in your account at all times during each charging cycle. You will only pay the €2 monthly maintenance fee.

If you are aged 66 or over, you will not pay the monthly maintenance fee or transaction fees.

The fees and charges will be applied to your account each month. You can find more information on our charging cycles in our Guide to Personal Account Fees and Interest.

Find out more about our current account fees and charges.


Moving your banking to us Using our switching service

Our switching service is designed to work around you. Our dedicated switching team is here to help you with the switching process. As part of the process, all your regular payments like Direct Debits, standing orders and bill payments will be transferred and you can choose your own switch date. Your new account will be up and running within 10 working days of the switch date. 

What your old bank will do

What we will do

Tips for a hassle free switch

What else can you expect?

Emergency Cash

If your card is lost or stolen our Emergency Cash service ensures you can access your money from our cash machines. Withdraw up to €300 if you are an Anytime Banking customer, or up to €60 if you're not. You need €25 in your account to use the service.

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Online Banking

View your balance, check and print your statements and pay bills anywhere in the world with our secure online service. Available to over 11s with an eligible account.

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Mobile Banking

Our app is simple, clever and easy to use - you can even use it to withdraw cash at our cash machines and make payments to someone new without needing a card reader. Available to customers with Anytime Banking and a Republic of Ireland mobile number.

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Banking to suit you

In addition to our online and mobile banking services, we have a 24/7 call centre and web chat services. Plus, some of our branches open on Saturdays.

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Transaction fees may apply. For more information please visit our current account fees and charges page


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