Modern business banking in 5 minutes

Say hello to Tide. Modern business banking designed for people on the move. Get a sort code & a/c number in 5 minutes flat. Let Tide take care of your bookkeeping. Carry a business Mastercard to cover your work expenses. Oh, and get real support from Tide whenever you need it, directly on your phone.

Join Tide today and get back to doing what you love.

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It’s easy. Sign up in minutes, not weeks.

  • Just scan your ID
  • Confirm your details
  • Take a security photo
And that’s it!

It’s smart. Let Tide do the work

  • Tide classifies your transactions, making accounting much simpler.
  • It helps with expenses, letting you attach receipts and add comments to transactions.
  • And if you use QuickFile to manage your accounts you can have your transactions automatically imported and categorised

It’s safe. No compromises.

  • Card control on your phone: Freeze and cancel cards instantly on your mobile.
  • Your money is yours. Our members’ funds are in a separate, ring-fenced account. We never invest, lend or take any risks with it.
  • FCA regulated: Our trusted partner, Prepay Solutions (PPS), hold an e-money license from the UK Financial Conduct Authority.

It’s helpful. Real support, real fast.

  • Live in-app chat with our friendly Help team. Or swap tips 24/7 with other members on our community forum.

100% transparent.

  • No monthly or annual fees
  • Free purchases on your Tide Mastercard at home and abroad
  • Pay for what you use - 20p per bank transfer, £1 per ATM withdrawal

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Please Note: your contact information will only be used for the purpose of setting up a Tide bank account. We will not add you to a mailing list or contact you for any other reason.
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This Company type is not supported by Lloyds

The following company types are not supported by Lloyds online signup process:

  • Companies based in Scotland or Northern Ireland
  • Companies limited by guarantee
  • Companies with overseas Directors
  • Dormant companies (with SIC 99999)

We advise you to contact Lloyds directly or choose another business bank account provider such as Barclays or Tide.

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