Acorn Current Accounts


Make a fresh start with the Acorn current account

The Acorn Account is open to everyone (subject to identification and residency, you must be at least 18 years of age and a UK resident) and it's quick and easy to apply.

The Acorn current account is hassle free.

We'll give you peace of mind that all your regular outgoings are taken care of by our Account Management Team.

What you'll get:

  • Sort code and account number delivered by text usually within minutes of applying
  • Faster payments to pay bills
  • Direct debits with enhanced security
  • Free text alerts
  • Standing orders
  • Acorn Prepaid Debit MasterCard® Card
  • Online account
  • Automated Telephone Service
  • SMS Service
  • There is no overdraft facility with the Acorn Account

Easy Access to Your Account

Online Account

An online account facility also makes monitoring your account easier. You can view balances, pay bills, check transaction history and print statements 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Automated Telephone Service

Our automated telephone service allows you to check your balance, load your card and activate your new cards automatically and within seconds.

SMS Service

You are able to access your account on the move using our SMS Service, checking your balance and loading funds to your Debit MasterCard® card by simply sending a text message (SMS).

You can also speak to a customer account manager in our customer call centre for account information and for answers to any queries you may have.