Briefing for in-country customer handout.
Barclays offers a wide range of banking products and services in the UK.
We will make it easy for you to apply for an account with us as well.
You can call Barclays UK on 800 872 317* and we will arrange an appointment for you to see one of our account opening specialists at a date, time and location in the UK convenient for you. We have over 1,700 branches in the UK so you are sure to find a branch close to where you will be visiting or staying next time you are in the UK.
We will then confirm the appointment in writing and advise you what information to take with you to the meeting** to help us process your application without delay. We will also give you directions to the branch you have nominated for your appointment.
If you would prefer we call you, please send an SMS message to +44 777 5555 385* or email us at email@example.com (Email communications are not considered secure. Please ensure that you do not divulge sensitive financial information when corresponding using email) leaving your name, telephone number and country. We will try to call you back within 24 hours during our normal opening hours.
If you would like any more information on the products and services available from Barclays in the UK please check out our web site: www.barclays.com.
Thank you for your interest in banking with Barclays.
* Opening hours 9:00-17:00 GMT. The telephone agents are English speaking only. Call/text charges apply – contact your service provider for rates.
** Please see below for the type of information which will be required (1 document from each list).
Example identification documents
• Full Foreign Passport
• Foreign Driving Licence (N.B. Must be Photo card version – International Driving Permits and International Driving Licences are not acceptable)
• EU Member State Identity Card
•National Identity Card
Example Address verification documents
• Bank or Credit Card Statement (N.B. No older than 3 months - INTERNET STATEMENTS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE)
• Utility Bill (N.B. No older than 3 months - MOBILE PHONE BILLS ARE NOT ACCEPTABLE)