Need to buy or sell foreign currency? We can help.

We deal in currency trading in both international and local interbank markets.

What you need to know

We deal in currency trading in international and local interbank markets.

Contact us for more information or how to get started

Number : +245 (0)20 425 4000

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bring documents

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

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Need more help?

Call:

Tel: +254 (20) 3900000
Cell: +254 (722) 130120
Cell: +254 (732) 130120

Email:

barclays.kenya@barclays.com

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