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When you bank with us, you’re getting more than just an account. You’ll get 

  • Free banking for the first 24 months.
  • Free access to powerful, award-winning* accounting software as long as you retain your account. Optional add-ons may be chargeable. Discover FreeAgent
    *ICB LUCA 'Friendliest Software' award 2023
  • Free digital and event-based learning to help move your business forward. Join our Business Builder community.
  • Local Enterprise Managers to help you take the next steps. Meet your Local Manager.
  • Free help and advice in employment law, HR, and health & safety.  Join MentorDigital for instant access.

Take your business further, faster

Want to scale your business? The free NatWest Accelerator programme could help you do more. It’ll empower and support you to reach your goals with one-to-one coaching, a programme of thought leadership and events, access to a peer network, focussed help from experts and modern co-working spaces that you can use. Want to find out more about how you can get involved?

Meet the businesses featured in our mini-series

See some of our NatWest business customers in action in a series of mini-documentaries. Watch Alison Hammond spend a day as an intern with them to find out more about them and how they're growing their businesses.


Amarachi set up her chocolate making business 6 years ago, with a passion for flavour and the goal of better ethics behind chocolate production. Join Alison as she finds out more about the bean to bar process, and what drives Lucocoa's mission for fairness. 

Nonsensical Media

Olly's always been into film and video making. When he spotted that his passion could become a job, he set up social media agency 'Nonsensical' who specialise in building inclusive communities on Social Media. Alison discovers how they made a passion their business.