Provides you with convenience and simplicity for all your financial dealings.

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We are committed to providing you with complete solutions for your day-to-day banking. That's why our current accounts are designed to provide you with convenience and simplicity for all your financial dealings. What's more, our range of accounts mean you get a wide array of benefits, options and advantages. Enjoy a wide array of benefits including a Salary Overdraft facility giving you access to cash when you need it.

All our current accounts offer you peace of mind by making sure the basics are in place to make your banking simple and convenient.

Features

Free eStatements

You receive free eStatements daily, weekly or monthly, depending on your preference.

Online Banking

Enjoy the most convenient way to check balances, transfer funds and pay bills. You can also make telegraphic transfers, RTGS, Electronic Funds Transfers (EFT), request a cheque book, order a full statement and check forex rates through online banking.

Mobile Banking

Enjoy convenient banking anytime anywhere with mobile banking. Transfer funds between nominated accounts, Buy airtime, Make payments (DSTV, NW&SC and UMEME) or view your account information and more.

Debit Card

This will allow you to access cash at ATMs globally, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also use it to pay for goods and services instead of using cash anywhere in the world where Visa Cards are accepted.

For purposes of protecting and securing your PIN, please note:

  • Do not allow anyone else to use your card or to know your PIN or any other security information
  • Memorise your PIN and other security information
  • Do not keep a record of your PIN or password together with your card
  • Do not use easy-to-guess dates, numbers or passwords such as your passport number or birthday as your PIN or password;
  • Change your PIN or password regularly

Cheque Book

Make payments and manage your finances with a convenient cheque book.

Current Account Products

We are committed to providing you with complete solutions for your day-to-day banking. That's why our current accounts are designed to provide you with convenience and simplicity for all your financial dealings. What's more, our range of accounts provides you with a wide array of benefits, options, including a 70%* Salary Overdraft facility giving you access to cash when you need it.

All our current accounts offer you peace of mind by making sure the basics are in place to make your banking simple and convenient.

Ordinary Current Account
  • A simple, easy to use account that gives you the peace of mind that you are in control. You pay fees on the transactions you do, including monthly maintenance fees. Also available in Uganda Shillings, British Pounds, US Dollars, Chinese Yuan and the Euro.
  • We know you have big dreams for your future, for yourself and your family. With Safari Savings Account we help you save for them all.

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Diva Current Account

The Diva Club Account is an account that celebrates women everywhere with banking benefits and lifestyle benefits designed just for them.

For a monthly fee of Ugx 20,000 you enjoy the following account benefits:

  • Free unlimited local ATM withdrawals across the Standard Chartered network
  • Free Internal account transfers
  • One free local and foreign currency banker's cheque per month
  • No cash handling fee for deposits
  • Free cash withdrawals
  • Free eStatements
  • Free Bank draft

Account features

  • Minimum opening balance of Ugx 100,000

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Flat Fee Account

This is a Local Currency Personal Current Account designed to benefit salaried employees and offers a wide range of benefits at a flat monthly fee of Ugx 20,000. With the flat fee account, we guarantee Predictability, Reliability and Certainty of charges. No Surprises, giving you the ultimate peace of mind.

At a flat fee of Ugx 20,000, you enjoy the following:

  • Free unlimited local ATM withdrawals across the Standard Chartered network
  • Free Internal account transfers
  • One free local and foreign currency banker's cheque per month
  • No cash handling fee for deposits
  • Free cash withdrawals
  • Free eStatements
  • Free Bank draft

Account Features

  • Minimum opening balance of Ugx 100,000

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Easy Go Account

The Easy Go account is a current account specially designed for salaried individuals and provides the flexibility to only pay for the service you use.

Go digital

It is a totally free account when you transact online or via mobile banking.

  • No minimum monthly service or ledger fees (only pay for what you use)
  • Free salary processing
  • No charges on Digital Banking transactions done via Mobile Banking and Online Banking
  • Discounted ATM fees for both Standard Chartered Bank and non-Standard Chartered Bank ATMs
  • No minimum balance required
  • Free cash handling
  • Free e-statements
  • No standing order set-up fees

The tariff below applies when you transact at any of our branches.

Transaction Type Easy Go tariff(UGX)
Standard Chartered ATM Withdrawal 300.00
Non-Standard Chartered ATM Withdrawal 300.00
Over the counter withdrawals 0.25% (min. 6,500, max. 35,000)
Bankers's cheque 30,000
Counter cheque 30,000
Cheque book(per leaf) 1,000
RTGS 15,000
EFTS 10,000
Standing Order Processing (Standard Chartered Bank) 2,000
Standing Order Processing (Non-Standard Chartered Bank) 15,000
Visa Electron Debit card 15,000
Interim or Duplicate statements 12,000
Paper statements(per page) 1,000

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How to Apply

    Documents Required
    • A completed account opening form
    • One passport size photograph
    • Original & Copy of ID or valid passport
    • Proof of residence; either an electricity bill/water bill/tenancy agreement

Call Us

Call our hotline for further information.

(+256)200524100/
(+256)313294100

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