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

Please enter your first name in full

Please ensure you enter your first name in full. Abbreviated names may result in your application being rejected. E.g. please enter "Robert" instead of "Rob".

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

How long have you been a UK resident?

We have to ask these questions to comply with international banking regulations

Are you a US citizen?

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 your tax identification number(TIN) below. Please note a US TIN must be 9 digits.

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

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 note a US TIN must be 9 digits.

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



 Linked account

Please provide us with a UK bank or building society current account in your name. This account will be linked to your Post Office savings account and will be used for any electronic deposits and withdrawals.


Your Online Saver

More About You

To comply with regulations please provide us with your savings goal

Which of the following do you currently have or receive? (Select all that apply)

As part of our ongoing commitment to managing financial crime risk, we are required to ask you a few questions about how you intend to use your account. Please answer these as accurately as you can. For example if you are receiving maintenance support or income from a lodger choose known person

Do you receive income from outside of the UK/EU/EEA, United States, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand?

We have to ask these questions to comply with UK banking regulations. To see a list of countries you don't need to tell us about click here

England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand

Which countries do you receive income from?

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Please tick the boxes below to indicate how you’d prefer to receive these offers and we’ll do the rest.

Please note that if you have any other Post Office or Post Office/Bank of Ireland UK plc products and have provided a different preference to those provided above, please allow for a short period of time for your latest preference(s) to apply.

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). This account will be your linked account
  • Be able to deposit at least £1
  • Have a valid email address

Please DO NOT use your internet browser BACK button during the application process. Thank you.