Al-Rajhi Bank has the largest chain of branches of Islamic Banking, not only it is the largest but the oldest too, since its establishment in 1957 it has been improving and giving its customers up to date features and services. It is very easy to open a bank account in Al-Rajhi Bank. There are some conditions to be eligible to apply for Al-Rajhi Bank Online account opening. You should have an Absher account and National Address System.
Requirements To Open Bank Account For Saudi Nationals:
- National Identity Card.
- Minimum age for adults is 18 years and for minors is 15 years.
- Registered mobile phone number must be of a Saudi company.
- National address should be all right.
- Applicant must have an Absher account.
- Applicant should not already have an account.
Requirements To Open Bank Account For Expats:
- Applicant should be at least 15 years of age.
- Iqama should be valid.
- Should have a valid Iqama.
- Registered mobile number.
- Should be registered with Absher.
- Must have a National Address System.
- Should have an e-mail address.
Al Rajhi Bank Online Account Opening Procedure:
- Open Al-Rajhi bank account opening page by clicking on the following link:https://eservice.alrajhibank.com.sa/AOW?Lang=EN
- Fill all the required details which include: Iqama number, Passport number, Employment and address details.
- Choose the near most Al-Rajhi bank branch.
- After this you will receive a successful message, with a reference number.
- Now, you will receive an SMS code on your phone number.
- Now you have to visit the selected branch with the following documents: Reference number, Original Iqama, Copy of National Address Registration, Passport Copy.
- Now you will have to sign a contract related to the account opening.
- Now you can also have an ATM card that can be used in and out of the Saudi Arabian Kingdom.
Benefits To Open AL Rajhi Bank New Account Online:
- You can switch to any branch of the bank any time.
- Standing Orders Service.
- You will have a monthly bank statement in English or Arabic.
- Easy online transactions through Al-Mubasher Online Retail.
- Easy providence of ATM Card.
- Transfers and deposits all over the country anytime, anywhere.
- Clearing your bills and Sadad.
- Access to Al-Mubashar Online.
- Every type of international transaction depending upon the restrictions.
- Withdrawal and deposit of cash through ATM machines.
It is very easy to open an online account on Al-Rajhi bank website depending upon your status in Saudi Arabia i.e nation or expat. You have to follow the process provided above to open an account and after the confirmation you can also have an ATM card for your transactions
The process to open an account does not depend upon your nature of reason to open an account it totally depends upon your status whether you are an expat or a national but it does not even matter that if you are not a national, you just have to provide some additional documents showing your residence permit.
It has now become very easy to open a bank account in Saudi Arabia. You just have to visit the website if the desired bank and follow the procedure. Most of the people are using Al-Rajhi as their primary bank account keeping in view its Islamic Nature and the largest chain of branches.