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Premier Banking

Dedicated support when you need it



Enjoy exclusive access to a dedicated team of Financial Guides and our 24/7, UK-based Premier Banking team

Explore the world of Premier Banking

With a Premier Current Account, you can enjoy a range of benefits just for you. You’ll receive an exclusive black debit card that lets you withdraw up to £1,000 daily from cash machines1.

Support when you need it

Our dedicated Financial Guides are on hand to support you with any financial decisions or plans, whether you’re moving house, planning for your future or thinking about retirement.

You can chat to us in the app2, or speak to our UK-based Premier Telephone Banking team – available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


If you’re already part of Premier, here’s how to get in touch with a Financial Guide.

Exclusive products and rewards

You’ll have exclusive access to our Premier Current Account and a range of Premier mortgages, savings accounts and more.

Switch on Barclays Avios Rewards for £12 a month and start collecting Avios to put towards your next trip with British Airways. Eligibility and conditions apply3.

Are you eligible?

To be eligible for free Premier Banking, you’ll need to have a current account with us and

  • An annual gross income of £75,000 or more paid into it – that’s at least £3,330 each month or £40,000 over the last 12 months, or
  • At least £100,000 in savings with us and/or in Barclays UK investments

If you don’t meet the criteria for free Premier Banking, there’ll be a £20 monthly fee. We’ll review your eligibility regularly and if at any point you don’t qualify, we’ll contact you to explain your options.

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Premier Current Account

Fee-free and exclusive benefits

With a Premier Current Account, you can enjoy a range of benefits – just for you. You’ll receive an exclusive black debit card with up to £1,000 daily cash machine withdrawals1.

Barclays Avios Rewards

Get closer to the travel you want

Whether it's reconnecting with family and friends or exploring special destinations, Barclays Avios Rewards makes it even easier to get closer to the travel you want. Switch it on in Premier Banking for £12 a month and start collecting Avios to put toward your next trip with British Airways. Eligibility and conditions apply3.   

Products for you

Premier mortgages

Our best offers for your next home or property investment. 

Barclayloan

Explore new possibilities with a Barclayloan4.

4.3% APR Representative on loans of £7,500 to £15,000 over two to five years (your rate may differ). Subject to application, financial circumstances and borrowing history. 

Premier exclusives, savings and investments

Whether it’s for rainy days, dream holidays, or your future, there’s always something to save for. Our range of savings and investment options are designed to help you get there. Terms and conditions apply.

Investments can fall as well as rise in value.

How to apply

The first step to joining Premier Banking is to apply for a Premier Current Account – and applying is simple, safe and secure.

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The quickest way to open a sole Premier Current Account is to download the Barclays app from your app store and open it to start your application. If we accept your application, you can start using your account in the app straight away.

    

Sole account

Use the Barclays app to apply for an account if you

  • Are 18 or older and not in full-time education. If you’re under 18 or a student, explore our other accounts
  • Have a UK mobile number and home address. Don’t have these? You can apply online instead
  • Can provide a photo ID, like a passport, driving licence or most national ID cards. Don’t have these? You can apply online instead

Joint account

Apply online for an account you’ll share with someone if you

  • Are both 18 or older and not in full-time education
  • Have a UK mobile number, and you’re both present during the application
  • Have both been resident full-time in the UK for at least 12 months

Already bank with us?

Log in to upgrade to a Premier Current Account, or call us5 on 0800 197 1059. Lines are open Monday to Thursday, 9am to 7pm, and Friday, 9am to 6pm.

Download the Barclays app to open your account

Tap the logo you need, and it’ll take you straight to the app in your app store.

Need some help?

Chat with us

Start a chat with us online or in our app.

Call us

If you’re already a part of Premier, you can speak with our UK-based Telephone Banking team to get help with your everyday banking. Call us on 0800 924 7365, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

You can also book an appointment with one of our Financial Guides to discuss the exclusive products, rewards and services on offer to help you plan your future.