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What type of account would you like to open?

A Dealing Account offers the most flexibility and choice. For more information click here.

An Individual Savings Account (ISA) is a tax-efficient way to protect your investments from Capital Gains Tax (CGT) and any additional Income Tax. For more information click here.

If you wish to open a dealing account in joint names, maybe with family members, you can open a joint account for up to four people.

A Self Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) is an alternative or addition to a traditional pension scheme where you get to choose your investments. For more information click here.

Open a Dealing Account

To open an account you will need:

A UK address

A UK bank account

Your National Insurance Number and, if you pay tax abroad, any Tax Identification Numbers for other countries

Some additional information if you are a non-UK nationality or have multiple nationalities.

As part of this process we will carry out some electronic checks to confirm your identity and your bank account. If these are completed successfully, you will be able to add money to your new account and start investing almost immediately.

Open a Shares ISA

To register for an account you will need:

A UK address

A UK bank account

Your National Insurance Number and, if you pay tax abroad, any Tax Identification Numbers for other countries

Some additional information if you are a non-UK nationality or have multiple nationalities.

The account opening process should take no more than 10 minutes. We will carry out some electronic checks to confirm your identity and your bank account. If these are completed successfully, you will be able to add money to your new account and be trading almost immediately.

Joint Account

It is not possible to open a Dealing Account in joint names online. Please download the application form, complete all the required details and send it to:

Selftrade

PO Box 4923

Worthing

BN99 6SF

 

We will write to you once your account has been opened to advise you of your account number, PIN and any additional information we need.

 

If you have any questions, or require a hard copy of the form, please call Customer Services on 

0345 0700 720 or +44 (0) 20 7015 4800, Monday to Friday, 07:45 to 19:00.

Open a SIPP

Step 1

Before we can open your SIPP, new customers must first open a Dealing Account

Step 2

Once you have opened your Dealing Account you can Select your SIPP provider

Step 3

Submit your SIPP application

To register for an account you will need:

A UK address

A UK bank account

Your National Insurance Number and, if you pay tax abroad, any Tax Identification Numbers for other countries.

Some additional information if you are a non-UK nationality or have multiple nationalities.