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Non- Resident Personal Bank Account in Dubai

Non-Resident Personal Bank Account in Dubai


IBM Global makes opening a non resident personal bank Account in Dubai or UAE very simple and uncomplicated. Easily manage your day-to-day financial transactions.

Businesses as well as individuals can open non-resident bank accounts in the UAE. However, if you need to open a corporate bank account in UAE you need to set up a business in Dubai or any other emirate in UAE. On the other hand, a personal account can be opened under a personal name of an individual.

In order to open a personal bank account, you need to visit UAE, and submit an application for account opening to the bank concerned.

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Non resident Personal bank account dubai

Requirements for Opening a Non-Resident Bank Account in Dubai

In order to apply for a bank account as a non-resident, you have to visit the UAE bank of your choice with the following set of personal documents:

  • Your original passport
  • Proof of address - a utility bill or a confirmation of your address by a city council or municipality
  • Personal bank statements for the past 3-6 months – as a proof of funds
  • CV outlining your personal and professional background

Our team of banking experts will review these documents and will arrange a meeting with banker for you to sign on the application forms. Usually, it takes 1-2 weeks to open an account, but the time frame varies from bank to bank. Once the bank approves your account, the bank will send you a formal email with your account details and online banking instructions.

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Benefits of Non-Resident Personal Bank Account

Having a non-resident account enables you to have the following facilities:

  • Online banking
  • Debit card

A non-resident account in UAE is helpful in the following cases

  • you come from a country where there are restrictions on international transfers
  • you are not allowed to operate in a foreign currency from your country
  • your country’s banking system is not reliable
  • you intend to receive income and make long-term savings with interest

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

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