Additional features

Tiered interest rate which offers up to 0.75% on balances. The interest grid is as follows;

Balance tier Interest rate
Less than BD 5,000 0.00%
BD 5,000 to BD 9,999 0.10%
BD 10,000 to BD 39,999 0.50%
BD 40,000 and above 0.75%

Worldwide free cash withdrawals from any ATM that accept VISA cards. In case of International usage, charges by the bank that manages the ATM might be applicable

Enjoy the freedom of banking 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, from anywhere in the world. Choose any of the following remote banking services at your convenience.

  • Online Banking
  • Phone Banking
  • ATMs at convenient locations
  • Cash and cheque deposit machines available at our branches.

Please note the following:

  • The requirement of maintaining a minimum monthly account balance of BHD 20.*
  • A monthly charge of BHD 1.100 if the minimum monthly account balance is less than BHD 20.*

*Not applicable for Priority Clients.

Important Notice

Deposits held with Standard Chartered Bank in the Kingdom of Bahrain are covered by the Regulation Protecting Deposits and Unrestricted Investment Accounts issued by the Central Bank of Bahrain in accordance with Resolution No.(34) of 2010.

الودائع المودعة في بنك ستاندرد تشارترد – البحرين تندرج تحت قوانين حماية الودائع والحسابات الإستثمارية غير المقيدة الصادرة من قبل مصرف البحرين المركزي طبقاً لقرار رقم (34) لسنة 2010.

Waiver of charges on Accounts for Special Status Customers

Orphans, widows, pensioners, individuals receiving social subsidies from the Ministry of Labor & Social Affairs, students and all customers with a monthly salary below BHD 250 are exempted from maintaining the minimum balance requirement.

Such customers should notify the staff in any branch of Standard Chartered Bank with proof of their special status for exemption from this charge going forward.
إعفاء من الرسوم المطبقة على الحسابات لفئة معينة من العملاء

يتم إعفاء الأيتام والأرامل وذوي الإحتياجات الخاصة وذوي المعاشات التقاعدية والأفراد الذين يتلقون معونات إجتماعية من وزارة العمل
والشؤون الإجتماعية والطلاب وكل العملاء الذين يستلمون راتباً شهرياً أقل من 250 دينار بحريني من رسوم متوسط الرصيد الشهري
يجب على هؤلاء العملاء إخطار الموظفين في أي فرع من فروع بنك ستاندرد تشارترد بإثبات حالتهم الخاصة للإعفاء من هذه الرسوم
من الآن فصاعداً.

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Speaking Up

Standard Chartered Bank (the “Bank”) is committed to maintaining a culture of the highest ethics and integrity, and in compliance with all applicable law, regulation and internal policy. As part of this commitment, the Bank has a ‘Speaking Up’ programme through which genuine concerns in this regard can be raised. Members of the public can securely raise Speaking Up concerns through this hyperlink, which is hosted on behalf of the Bank by a third party. Examples of concerns that can be raised through this website are concerns that relate to accounting, internal accounting controls or auditing matters and concerns relating to bribery or banking and financial crime. Concerns received will be forwarded to the Bank’s investigations team for review. Complaints relating to SCB banking services should not be raised through this site in the first instance, but through the SCB branch network, contact centres, Relationship Managers or the ‘Contact Us’ webpage.


Please note that this hyperlink will bring to you to another website on the Internet, which is operated by an independent company appointed by the Bank to support its Speaking Up programme. Please be mindful that when you click on the link and open a new window in your browser, you will be subject to the additional terms of use of the website that you are going to visit.