By | January 20, 2023
How To Open Access Account In Ghana

About Access Bank In Ghana

Access Bank Ghana Plc, formerly Access Bank Ghana Limited, is a full-service commercial bank in Ghana, licensed by the Bank of Ghana, the central bank and national banking regulator.

The Bank launched its operations in 2009, as one of the most capitalized banks and has continued to consolidate its reputation as one of the fastest growing in the industry.

As a catalyst for socio-economic development in Ghana, Access Bank provides support for financing landmark projects in the private and public sectors.

With an impressive growth trajectory over the past 9 years, which earned it the Bank of the Year award at the 2014 edition of the Ghana Banking Awards, the Bank is spearheading its sustainability drive through unrivalled investments in Education, Health, Environment, Sports and the Arts.

In 2016, the Bank was listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) as the 11th Bank after successfully completing its Initial Public Offer. This feat also occasioned a name change from Access Bank (Ghana) Limited to Access Bank Ghana Plc and positioned the Bank as the first Ghanaian bank of Nigerian heritage to list on the GSE. The Bank has over 1,800 shareholders including several Ghanaians and Institutional investors.

Today, Access Bank serves nearly the entire population across 52 locations in major cities and commercial centres in Ghana.

RELATED:  How To Open National Investment Bank (Ghana) Limited Account

Types Of Access Bank Account In Ghana

Access Bank have been opetating so many accounts in aid to help their customer base. Some of these accounts are:

  • Current Account
  • Golden age Account
  • Mpower Salary Account
  • Privilege Account
  • Early Savers Account
  • Solo Account
  • Goal Account
  • Gold Account
  • Premier Savings Account
  • Instant Savings Account

Requirements To Open Access Bank Account In Ghana

To open a bank account with Access Bank in Ghana a customer needs to bring along the following document at any of our branch in person. This document include:

One passport picture

Valid national ID card

Proof of residence/visitation report

Residence/work permit (for non-Ghanaians)

Fully completed account pack form

Charges Involved In Opening Access Bank Account In Ghana

At Access Bank, the bank does not charge her client for opening of bank accounts with them. But after processing of the opening of the bank account is completed, the customer is expected to deposit a minimum balance in the account he/she created. This minimum amount ranges from GHC 50 to GHC 200 depending on the account.

How To Open A Bank Account With Access Bank In Ghana

Walk into any branch of Access Bank Ghana with document listed above like utility bills, passport photo Ghana Card Id and talk to the customer service that you want to open an account. The customer service personnel will then refer you to the designated bank official to help you open an account of choice.

Thank You for reading this post from Latest Ghana as online entertainment and news portal from Ghana. Don’t forget to recommend our site, Latest Ghana to your friends and family who might also profit from the information on our website and check out our other articles because we have more information to bring to you via your devices.


I believe you have any comments or suggestions to drop about this article, kindly make use of the comment box below and reach us for more discussion.

Latest Ghana is on the mission to promote anything latest from Ghana; Latest Entertainment News, General News, Sports, Insurance, Banks, Mortgage, Farming, Scholarship, Education and Schools Admission, Product pricing, Food, Fashion, Health, Business and more.

Leave a Reply