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Powerful, simple and helpful. Tide gives business owners their time back.

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Tide gives you a business current account in as little as 5 minutes

If you’re just starting out on your own, we’re ready and rooting for you. And if your business is already up and running, just try us out alongside your old bank account.

Get a sort code and account number in minutes
Designed for growing businesses and freelancers
No monthly fees and just 20p for transfers
Safe, powerful and loved by members

Trusted by over 50,000 small businesses

UK sort code and account number

Free contactless Mastercard

Mobile and web banking

In-app support, 365 days a year

Cash deposits - available at your local Post Office

Direct debits and standing orders

Free tools for accounting and invoicing

Contactless Mastercard

Free business Mastercard

Spend on your card with no purchase fees

Spend abroad for free

No sneaky foreign transaction fees – spend abroad at no extra cost

Stay in control

Lost your card? Freeze it and reorder it instantly in the app. Forgot your PIN? It’s there too.


We’re not a bank. We’re better

1 in 12 business current accounts opened in the UK was with Tide, within a year of our launch.

From consultants to cupcake makers, coders to coat makers, glass-blowers to graphic designers, Tide is banking for modern businesses.

We’d love to have you on board.

Meet our members
Michelle Oh - Tide - Business Banking
Michelle OhFounder of Michelle Oh JewelleryTide member

Features that save you time

  • Instant creditSolve a cashflow crunch, or buy that computer you’ve had your eye on. Access up to £15,000 in under 2 minutes. No credit score impacts and no repayment penalties. Read more >
  • Easy accountingWe'll automatically categorise your transactions and send them through to your accounting software. No more manual uploads. Read more >
  • Card controlWhether you’re ordering team cards, or freezing one you've lost – you won’t need to waste time phoning us. Manage your cards in seconds, straight from the Tide app. Read more >
  • Quick invoicingStop doing paperwork on a Sunday night. With Tide, you can create and pay invoices with a tap - anytime, anywhere.

Don’t just take our word for it

This is the future of bankingSimon B
The banking service I wish I had when I founded ZooplaAlex Chesterman, Founder/CEO
Total business banking at your fingertipsMark W
Digital business bank Tide 'shooting at open goal'
A disruptor to the conventional banking system… it’s proving popular
Tide raises $14m to challenge big banks

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