Open a Co-op Bank Account

To open an account, you will need to provide valid identification and a minimum deposit.  The Bank only accepts photographic forms of the following types of identification:

  • National Identification Card
  • Passport
  • Driver’s license
  • National Insurance Scheme (NIS) Card

For nationals, any one of the above is acceptable. For non-nationals, any two of the first three are acceptable.

The minimum deposit required to open an account varies with the type of account being opened.

The current minimum deposits are:

Account Type

Minimum Deposit

Regular Savings

EC$10.00

Honey Bee

EC$10.00

Super Starter Education Investment Plan

Units of EC$25.00

Personal Chequing Account

EC$100.00

Fixed Deposit

EC$1000.00

Treasure Chest

EC$3000.00

Horizon

EC$5000.00

US Savings

US$1000.00