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Bank accounts: Switching your bank account

  • How to switch bank accounts in six easy steps
  • The new service that guarantees your switch in seven working days
  • What happens to your Direct Debits and standing orders
  • How you're protected if anything goes wrong

What's in this guide

How to switch your bank account

Read our step-by-step guide to the new current account switching service and find out exactly what will happen when you switch using it.

Bank account switching tips

Which? answers your top questions about switching bank accounts, and explains how you're protected if anything goes wrong when you switch.

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