How to open a Bank Account in Zambia Online

Learn How to Open a Bank Account in Zambia Online with this full guide. With the advancement of technology in Zambia, it has never been easier to open a Zambian bank account online within 30 minutes. But guess what? it is now possible to open a bank account online in Zambia within 30 minutes.

Which banks allow users to open bank accounts online in Zambia?

Only standard chartered bank Zambia can allow you to open a bank account online in Zambia. For me, it took just 15 minutes because I had everything in place and my Gold Visa card was delivered at my place within a week. Is that not amazing? besides, I also never paid anything and the account is also free, it has no monthly fees. I know this might sound fake but it is true, try for yourself. This is the best bank I know and how I wish I would work with them if I had the required qualifications, but nevertheless, can still promote it here.

Requirements to open a bank account online in Zambia

  • You must be 18 years old and above
  • For a Zambian, you must possess a national registration card.
  • You must also have a TPIN ( Taxi payer identification number in Zambia)
  • You must have any proof of residence document like a bill of electricity.
  • You must have an Android or iPhone smartphone to open a bank account online in Zambia.

How to open a bank account online in Zambia

  • Install the SC Zambia app from Google play store or app store for iphone users.
  • The app is easier to use, just do what you are asked. 
  • If you ever get stuck, just call the toll free line anytime for assistance at 5247.
  • Once you are done, wait for 48hours and your account will be opened and you will receive some calls regarding your account.
  • And lastly wait for a week, depending on your location, your visa card will be delivered to you and remember to carry your NRC and your phone to complete the registration.

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3 thoughts on “How to open a Bank Account in Zambia Online”

  1. Thank you! But what if you want to open an account for the first time, like you do not have tpin can my account be openned??.


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