What you will need

What to bring

Account opening reuirements for a limited company

  • Certificate of incorporation or certificate of compliance if not locally incorporated
    Memorandum and articles of association

  • Company PIN certificate

  • National identification card (for Kenyan citizens) / Passport (for foreigners) for all directors (plus ultimate beneficiary owners if company is owned by other companies) and signatories/known agents
    1 passport size photo each for all the signatories and directors/known agents

  • Board resolution specifying the signing powers on the company letter head sealed with the company seal

  • Signed Barclays account opening pack (sealed )

  • Residential address confirmation (name Estate, Road and house number) for all directors and signatories (use the attached format)

  • Company physical address confirmation (can be found in the new pin certificates)
Annual returns (for companies registered over one year ago)

  • Revenue stamp – KES100

For Sole Proprietorship

  • Certificate of registration
National identification card (for Kenyan citizens) / Passport (Non Kenyans) 
1 passport size photo

  • KRA Pin
Signed Barclays account opening pack (sealed)

  • Residential address confirmation (name Estate, Road and house number) for all directors and signatories (use the attached format)

  • Company physical address confirmation

  • Personal Return

  • Revenue stamp – KES100