Bank Account Opening Services

After incorporation of a company, the next step is usually to open a bank account.


SMART ACCOUNTING provides professional services to assist clients in bank account opening. With our close working relationship with the banks, we can make your bank account application easy. We can guide you through the application process step by step, helping you reduce the chance of submitting incorrect or insufficient documentation to the banks.


 Documents Required

The list of required documents may vary from bank to bank. In general, you may need to provide:

  1. Business registration certificate
  2. Certificate of incorporation
  3. Memorandum and Articles of Association
  4. Directors’ declaration
  5. Organization chart
  6. Identification documents of beneficial owners / shareholders / directors
  7. Address proofs of beneficial owners / shareholders / directors
  8. Business proofs such as financial statements, brochures, contracts, invoices for sales and purchase and so on.
  9. Business plan with brief description of nature of business, countries of operations, suppliers and customers, source of funds, expected turnover, etc.
  10. Certificate of Incumbency if the applicant is an overseas company.

Bank Account Opening Services

Hong Kong Banks (HK$2,500 per account)
Overseas Banks (HK$3,000 per account)


Services included:

Introducing clients to a bank and arranging meeting with the banker
Providing a set of CPA / Chartered Secretary Certified True Copies of corporate documents as required by the bank for the purpose of bank account opening
Assisting clients with preparation of relevant documents, organization chart (sample) and business plan (sample)
Following up and keeping clients posted on the progress of application


Please note:

  1. Our Bank Account Opening service does not include any bank charges.
  2. While we will attempt our best effort to facilitate the application process, we cannot guarantee that the bank will open the bank account for every client as the bank has the entire discretion in deciding whether to approve the account opening application.

The above fees and terms are subject to change without prior notice. For more information about our services and fees, please contact us.