Can I Open a Bank Account Using UAE Pass?

Learn how to open a bank account using UAE Pass, a secure and convenient digital identity for UAE residents, simplifying banking processes.

Yes, you can easily open a bank account with your UAE pass- this ends the need for manually putting in your details on online forms. You have the provision to upload your verified digital documents from the UAE Pass account or mobile application when opening a new bank account. The documents include Emirates ID, Ejari from the Dubai Land Department (DLD), and residence visa. 


Here are the banks that allow you to open bank account using the UAE Pass-

  • Emirates NBD
  • Al Hilal Bank
  • Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
  • Al Maryah Bank
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank

Note: You can connect directly with your bank to find out if they offer such a provision. 


Banks that Allow the Use of UAE Pass for Online Banking

The following banks allow you to use UAE Pass for online banking-

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
  • Ajman Bank
  • Al Maryah Community Bank
  • Commercial Bank of Dubai
  • Emirates NBD 
  • First Abu Dhabi Bank
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Wio Bank
  • Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
  • Al Hilal Bank
  • Arab Bank
  • Dubai Islamic Bank
  • Emirates Islamic Bank
  • Mashreq Bank
  • Sharjah Islamic Bank
  • United Arab Bank

Open bank Account


How to Use UAE Pass to Log into Your Bank Account?

If you are using your UAE Pass for the first time to log into your online bank account, you would need to provide your online account details. This way, you can link your UAE Pass and the online banking account. 

This will remove the hassle of entering your username or password to use online banking.


More From Bank Accounts