Make your money work for you with a tiered interest rate. With an NBC Ordinary Savings Account, your interest rate will increase as your balance increases. So, the higher your savings balance, the higher your interest rate.

I want to save

How do I open my NBC Ordinary Savings Account?

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Simply complete our online form and we will contact you, or visit your nearest branch.

Bring the following when you apply

NBC customers

  • Updated information such as verification of your physical address from your ward executive
  • Updated income verification (if there are any changes)
  • Valid identification document – any of the following:
    • Valid passport
    • Valid electronic driver’s licence
    • National identity card
    • Voter’s identity card

Non-NBC customers

  • Two recent full-colour passport-sized photos
  • Valid identification document – any of the following:
    • Valid passport
    • Valid electronic driver’s licence
    • National identity card
    • Voter’s identity card
  • Residential address verification – any of the following:
    • A recent utility bill (not older than six months) showing your physical address
    • An official letter from a local government executive
    • A lawyer’s letter specifying your physical address
  • Valid passport, resident or work permit for non-citizens
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Benefits
  • Tiered interest rates
  • Minimal bank charges
  • Convenient and reliable way of saving
  • 24-hour access via NBC ATM network countrywide
  • 24-hour internet access worldwide
  • Convenient payments through standing instructions and electronic transfers
  • Transfer money from your phone to your bank account
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Important information
  • Unlimited number of over-the-counter withdrawals
  • No maximum withdrawal amount

Need more information or assistance?

Call us:

+255 76 898 4000 | +255 22 219 3000 | +255 22 551 1000 

Email us:

NBCRetailProductteam@nbctz.com

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