This somewhat pitiful attempt to give guidance to all Attorneys who constantly come across difficulties in opening bank accounts.
It makes no reference to the many different requirements each individual bank or building society impose in addition to these identified documents.
Guidance for people wanting to manage a bank account for someone else This guidance explains how a person can manage a bank or building society account on another person’s behalf. It describes the circumstances in which this is possible and how it can be done. It also sets out the documents you will need to show the bank or building society to be able to manage the account. This guidance applies to England and Wales.