Open an account online

Save yourself a trip to a branch and open your banking package, complete with accounts, cards and many extras, via the app.

Three steps to your banking package (duration: approx. 12 minutes)

1. Download the app

Download the "UBS Welcome" app from the App Store / Google Play.


2. Select a banking package

Select your desired banking package in the app and enter your personal details.

You’ll find the relevant prices and conditions in the app.

3. Verification/conclusion

Please have your passport/ID to hand for the online verification process. You can sign the contract online directly in the app.

Clients under 18 years will receive the application by e-mail.

Requirements for opening online

  • You have a valid passport or ID card
  • You aren’t a UBS client yet and you're domiciled in Switzerland
  • Minimum age: 15 years
  • You have a smartphone with video call function and access to the App Store / Google Play.
  • You have a stable 4G or Wi-Fi connection

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Also during the coronavirus

Needless to say, we continue to be here for you 24/7, online and over the phone. We are also providing tips on our digital products, to make your daily life as easy as possible and keep you informed about the current market situation. Stay healthy.