What kind of benefits can I get from a Current account?

  • Access to local and International Visa Cards to access cash on ATMs &make POS and online purchases.
  • Convenience of not carrying cash.
  • The Stop Order facility allows customers to put aside a specific amount of money without visiting the bank.
  • Access to loans (subject to meeting minimum requirements)
  • Cheque book

    optional for current accounts

  • Standing Instructions & Debit Orders

    Automatic payments made by the bank for a stated amount on a fixed date and period as instructed by the customer. Beneficiaries can be customers of other financial institutions.

  • Visa International Debit Cards

    VISA branded debit cards used to withdraw money from ATM, effect payments to selected merchants through POS and online purchases.

  • Joint Accounts

    For married couples, with legal marriage certificates.


Key Fees & Charges

Key Fees & Charges
Maintenance Fee Personal: ZWL9     Priority: 25
Cash Deposit Free
Over the Counter Cash Withdrawal 2.25%
ATM Cash Withdrawal 2%
Ecocash Bank to Wallet Transaction below ZWL100 - ZWL1.50;
Transaction Above ZWL100 - ZWL3
Inter account Transfers ZWL1
Zimswitch Point of Sale Transaction below ZWL10 - ZWL0.19;
Transaction Above ZWL10 - ZWL0.85

Eligibility & Documents

Eligibility Documents
Nationality: Zimbabwean citizen / Resident Age requirement: Minimum 18 years old Mandatory supporting documents for Zimbabwean Citizens and permanent residents:
Mandatory Selfie and Copy ID (National ID or Passport) Additional Documents for Foreigners:

• Valid Passport
• Valid Work Permit
• Accreditation from Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Medium KYC + the following; Lease Agreement, Utility Bill, Other Bank’s statements, Reference letter or Employer’s Letter
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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 ‘InTouch’. 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 InTouch, 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.