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Opening a Bank Account


Allied Irish Bank (AIB)




  • Download the AIB Mobile Banking App and follow the steps to become an AIB Customer.
  • You should wait until you are in Ireland and have the Location Services switched on with your Irish SIM before commencing the process.
  • You will need to go through a process to verify your ID
  • A letter will be posted to you at your home address. This letter will contain a code which you enter into their AIB App. This will activate your account
  • If you do not meet the criteria to open an account with the app, you can open at branch.
  • Currently, a two week wait though this might change in September.


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Bank of Ireland (BOI)



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