Current Account

The KBC Current Account comes with great benefits and now you can open your account online.

^Bonus offers are subject to availability.

Other fees and charges including Cash withdrawal [ATM] charges if used, apply.

Find out what you will need to open a Current Account with KBC below.


New Current Account

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Choose the current account to suit your needs

Free Contactless Payments when using a Debit Card for purchases in Euro

Free Internet & Mobile Banking Transactions

Bonus rate on loans & mortgages^

You can now apply and upload your document online!
You can also open a KBC Current Account by using the KBC Mobile Banking app for Apple and Android devices. Find out more.

You make it, we'll make it go further

Extra Current

Open up a whole world of free banking benefits and even more incredible extras when you lodge €2,000 a month in to the account*.

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Simple to set up, filled with free features and available anywhere, anytime. Join the thousands who've moved to KBC.

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Student Current Account

Our Student Current Account gives you everything you need, from free transactions to
handy mobile and online

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Personal Loans

Open a current account today and, as an added extra, you can get a discount on a personal loan. Whatever your plans, our personal loans can help you get on your way

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Mortgage Bonus

If you’re a First Time Buyer, Mover or Switcher you could get a discount on your new mortgage rate as an added extra with your new KBC Current Account.

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You do the saving, we’ll do the investing.

As an added extra on your KBC Current Account, we’re offering our new Start2Invest option where you can now regularly invest fixed amounts. 

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Important Information

Terms and conditions apply. Other fees and charges including Cash withdrawal [ATM] charges if used, apply.

^Bonus offers are subject to availability.

*Non euro debit card fees and charges may apply. Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply.

Please note: KBC Bank Ireland does not offer cash facilities at our hub locations and so are unable to cater for cash lodgements or withdrawals in our premises.

What do I need?

What documents do I need to open a KBC Current Account?

Opening a Current Account should be something you can do anytime anywhere and with KBC it is. You can open your account with is across many different channels and we have called out the requirements for each below:

Online via

2 proofs of identity (e.g. 2 photo IDs)
2 proofs of address (must be dated within the last 6 months)

Instant on boarding via the KBC mobile app

1 proof of identity and 1 selfie (in certain circumstances a second photo ID may be requested)
2 proofs of address (must be dated within the last 6 months)

Over the phone

2 proofs of identity (e.g. 2 photo IDs)
2 proofs of address (must be dated within the last 6 months)

In one of our Hubs

1 original proof of identity (e.g. 1 photo ID)
1 original proof of address (must be dated within 6 months)

Before sending your documents to us here are some handy guidelines to follow:

Proof of Identity: 

Proof of ID Guidelines

Proof of Address:

Proof of Address Guidelines

The following documents are accepted for proof of address:
  • Utility Bill (Electricity, Gas, Landline Phone etc.)
  • Current Account Bank Statement
  • Credit Card Statement


Please note: All Proof of Address documents must be less than 6 months old at the time of application.