A recruitment agency or employer will need your bank account details to deposit your pay and setting up a bank account can be one of the more frustrating tasks when setting up your London life. If you are registered with Australasian Recruitment Company, our recruitment consultants can provide you with a letter of confirmation if the bank requires it.
If you can open an account before moving to London this can save you a lot of headaches, to make life easier look for banks that have a partnership with London-based banks. When opening an account in London make sure you have as much documentation with you as possible including; passport, utility bill, proof of employment and a reference from your bank back home.
In the modern banking market new financial institutions are starting to appear which make applying for a bank account a much easier process.
Talk to your friendly recruitment consultants at Australasian Recruitment Company, we can recommend reputable institutions that are relatively simple to set up.