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Current account switch

Move your bank account to Isle of Man Bank

Switch your account to us

The Current Account Switch Service makes switching from one bank or building society to another simple and stress-free. You can choose a switch date to suit you, just make sure you allow a minimum of 7 working days.

Any regular payments made to or requested from your old account will be automatically redirected to your new account. That means there’s no need to worry about missing payments.

What happens when you switch?

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Days 1 & 2

The Current Account Switch Service will contact your old bank and they confirm if the switch can go ahead.
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Days 3 to 5

Your new account will be set up and your payments, like Direct Debits and standing orders, will be moved across.
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Day 6 & 7

On the switch date your new account will be ready to use and your balance will be transferred. Your old account will be closed.

From switch day

If any payments are made to or from your old account after switch date, they’ll be redirected to your new account.

Important information

We recommend that you read these documents before contacting us to start the switch.

Permissions to Third Party Providers

If you have given permissions to Third Party Providers to make payments on your behalf, or to access your financial data, access to these services won’t be transferred automatically to your new account as part of the Current Account Switch Service.

Common questions

Ready to switch accounts?

This service is only available to switch current accounts. Other products you have with your old bank will not be moved. 

Are you an existing customer?

The first step is to apply for a current account

Simply choose an eligible account and follow the instructions to start your online application. You'll be able to request the switch during your application.

Do you have a current account with Isle of Man Bank?

You are ready to switch

Please visit your branch to ask for your current account to be switched to Isle of Man Bank. You will require the following information:

  • The account number, sort code and debit card number of the bank account you want to switch to us
  • The account number and sort code of your existing Isle of Man Bank current account

The Current Account Switch Service will move everything across from your old bank account within 7 working days. 

The first step is to apply for a current account

Simply choose an eligible account and follow the instructions to start your online application. You'll be able to request the switch during your application.