Requirements for Opening a Current Account with Diamond bank.

(Requirements also similar to other Nigerian Banks)

What is Current Account?

A current account is an account that allows you to deposit or receive payments using cheques. It is an account that is best suited for regular transactions.

What you need to open a current account with diamond bank

  1. ₦5000 (opening balance).
  2. Completed application form, you can download it HERE.
  3. 2 completed reference forms. (Must be current account holders).
  4. 2 signature specimen cards.
  5. Valid identification i.e voters card, international passport, driver’s license.
  6. 2 passport photo. (recent)
  7. Proof of address i.e. electricity bill, tenancy agreement.

See opening of savings account 

See opening of domiciliary account

Benefits of opening a current account with diamond bank

  1. Zero operating balance.
  2. No monthly fees.

Requirements for opening a Savings Account with Diamond Bank.

What is a Saving Account?

A savings account is the most basic type of account you can open. It allows you to deposit and withdraws funds as needed. Savings account pay you very little interest rates on funds deposited. You can’t use a basic savings account to receive cheque payments.

What you need to open a saving account (Diamond bank).

(Similar to other Nigerian banks)

  1. ₦1000
  2. One completed application form. You can click HERE to download or visit Diamond Bank Website.
  3. Valid identification; voter’s card, driver’s license, international passport.
  4. Proof of address; electricity bill, tenancy receipts etc.
  5. One passport photo

See HERE for requirements to open a Domiciliary account

Benefits when you open a savings account with Diamond bank.

(Similar to other Nigerian banks)

  1. Internet, mobile and telephone banking.
  2. Debit card ( for local ATM deposit/withdrawals and online payments)

Requirements to open a Domiciliary Account with Diamond bank

A domiciliary account is designed to help you easily carry out foreign exchange transactions. With Diamond bank domiciliary account, you can bank in the three major world currencies; US dollars, Euros and the British pound.

To apply for an open a domiciliary account as an individual with diamond bank you will need these:

  1. A minimum of $100, or €100, or £100
  2. A completed application form.
  3. 2 reference forms completed by individuals maintaining a current account in any Nigerian bank. For faster processing use current account holders with Diamond bank.
  4. 2 completed signature specimen card.
  5. Means of identification; National ID card, International passport or Voters registration card.
  6. 2 recent passport photographs.
  7. Evidence of residential address; PHCN Utility Bill, Tenancy agreement etc.

See HERE  for requirements for opening a savings account

Diamond bank Domiciliary account transfer withdrawal charges.

Outward Transfer Charges;

  • Through branch: 0.5% flat on transfers Plus $20.
  • Through internet: 0.35% on transfers plus $20.

Account to account transfer within diamond bank;

  • Internet banking: free.
  • Branch: 0.5%.

Cash withdrawal:

  • 0.25% on cash withdrawn.