Switch your current account to us in just 7 working days We understand that choosing to switch your main current account can be a big decision. With lots of payments that need to be made each month we know it's important that your switch goes smoothly. At Nationwide it's easy. We can move your Direct Debits and standing orders for you and take care of the whole process from beginning to end using the Current Account Switch Service. If you don't already have a Nationwide current account, you can apply for one and switch at the same time.