4 steps to set up your account

Welcome! You've registered for your account, now what? Here are your next steps to make the most of your account.

If you’re switching to us using the Current Account Switch Service, jump straight to step 3. Want to switch? Call us: 0161 672 8910.

Pay in your income

Give your new account details to whoever pays your salary, benefits or pension. Here's how to find your account details:

Set up your Direct Debits

Give your account details to the companies you pay bills, rent or mortgage repayments to.

Get online

Register for online banking and download the app.

Follow the step by step instructions on your screen and you’ll be all set up in no time. You’ll need your account details to hand.

Tell us about your income and Direct Debits

Add details of your payments in online banking or the app so we know how much money to keep aside for your bills.

To do this, go to the 'budgeting' section, then press 'add new income' or 'add new Direct Debit'.

Don’t forget!

You can make changes to your income and bills details at any time in your online banking account and the app. This information helps us calculate how much to move to your card and how much to hold for bills, so make sure it's up to date!

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