What is expat banking?

Do you like to explore, travel wherever you want, whenever you want? Do you believe everyone should be able to enjoy the freedom to live life on their terms? Expat banking simply means having a bank account that allows you to do just that!

Moving to the Netherlands?

At bunq we stand for everybody’s right to be free. We give you the ability to pursue your choices. If you’re an expat who wants to move to the Netherlands, we make expat banking easy.

How does expat banking work?

Expat banking with bunq means all your finances can be accessed using just your phone. No branch visits, no queues, no paperwork. Just you, your phone and the world. With all your banking needs at your fingertips, expat banking means your bank is with you, wherever you are, whatever you do.

How do I get expat banking?

You can open a bunq bank account from anywhere in the world. All you need is your phone, ID and an address. (You can open up an account before moving to the Netherlands, provided you already have an address there. Your Tax Identification Number (TIN) can be added up to 90 days after opening your account.)

Simply download the app and sign up. In just 5 minutes, you can:

Your life, your choices

We're the bank of the free, built for you, to be a true alternative to traditional banking. Are you ready for your expat adventure? Live it on your terms, the way you want!

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