1. Step 1: About you
  2. Step 2: Review & Confirm
  3. Step 3: Finish

You are applying for: Online Saver

Sole or Joint Application
Applicant 1

About You

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Please confirm your occupation. For example, marketing manager, accountant, teacher, etc.

For your security we may ask you to confirm your mother's maiden name when you make certain requests.

Are you a US citizen?

We have to ask these questions to comply with International tax regulations.

Are you resident for tax purposes in any country other than the UK?

We have to ask these questions to comply with International tax regulations

The USA deems any US citizen resident for tax purposes, regardless of where you reside.

Please provide details of any other country or countries where you are resident for tax purposes. If you are liable for tax in any other country - regardless of whether you are a citizen or national of that country - please indicate in the field(s) below.

Please provide your tax identification number below.

Your Address

Contacting You

We need an up-to-date email address so we can send you important notifications about your account.

We recommend you provide a mobile phone number so we can contact you easily

Nominated account

Please give us the name of a bank or building society account you'd like us to use when you want to pay money in or take money out - we call this your nominated account. We will link this nominated account to your new Post Office Money account by direct debit. From this account, you can make:

  • Your initial payment by direct debit
  • Regular payments to your account
  • Withdraw money to your account

Direct Debit Guarantee

  • This Guarantee is offered by all banks and building societies that accept instructions to pay Direct Debits
  • If there are any changes to the amount, date or frequency of your Direct Debit, Bank of Ireland UK will notify you 2 working days in advance of your account being debited or as otherwise agreed. If you request Bank of Ireland UK to collect a payment, confirmation of the amount and date will be given to you at the time of the request.
  • If an error is made in the payment of your Direct Debit, by Bank of Ireland UK or your bank or building society you are entitled to a full and immediate refund of the amount paid from your bank or building society
  • If you receive a refund you are not entitled to, you must pay it back when Bank of Ireland UK asks you to
  • You can cancel a Direct Debit at any time by simply contacting your bank or building society. Written confirmation may be required. Please also notify us.

Your Online Saver

Source of your initial deposit

To comply with government regulations, we need to know where the money you're paying into your account has come from. For example, the sale of a home, existing savings you're transferring to us, a gift, dividends, wages or inheritance.

Let's stay in touch

Post Office would love to keep in touch about future offers, and other products and services we think you'll like to hear about. By providing your details, you consent to receiving this information by post, phone and email. You can tick the relevant box(es) below if you don't want to receive this information from us.

Don't forget, you can also change your marketing preferences at any time by emailing Pol_marketpermissions@responsive-service.co.uk or, for email, by using the unsubscribe links which you'll find on all our marketing emails.

For further information, please see our Privacy Policy

Please bear in mind that to open a Post Office Online Saver account you need to:

  • Be a UK resident, resident in the UK for tax purposes and aged 18 or over
  • Provide the account number and sort code of a UK Bank or Building Society current account in your name(s). The account must offer Direct Debit payment facilities. This account will be your nominated account
  • Be able to deposit at least £1
  • Have a valid email address