Do you want easy access to your hard-earned salary to pay your bills or accounts without hassle? Then the NBC Direct Current Account is for you.


How do I open my NBC Direct Current account?

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Applying for NBC Direct Current Account

Simply visit your nearest branch.

The following documents will be required:

  • Two recent full-colour passport-size 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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NBC Direct Current Account gives you:
  • Dedicated relationship team
  • Free initial ATM card (chip and PIN)
  • Free cash withdrawals at NBC ATMs
  • No minimum balance required to open account
  • Free internet and mobile banking
  • Free standing order payments to NBC accounts
  • Cheque book available on request
  • Life insurance cover up to TZS1 million upon death or accidental death of account holder
  • Access to personal loan against your salary
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Important information
  • Cheque book is available on request

Need more information or assistance?

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+255 768 984 011 | +255 22 219 3000 | +255 22 551 1000 | 0800711177 (Toll-Free)

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