Opening a bank account
Arranging money for when you arrive
It can take a few weeks to open a bank account in the UK. Make sure you are ready and can access money for your first weeks in Leeds.
Digital banks offer traditional banking services but are completely app-based. They can be a good solution for short stays or as a temporary account.
High street banks
There are a range of banks and accounts available to you. Look carefully into the details and conditions of each to compare what they offer and decide which one best suits your needs.