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Information about applying for this account

Already a Nationwide member?

If you're a Nationwide member, you can apply for this account online. Keep in mind, the child doesn't need to be a Nationwide member – just you.

New to Nationwide?

You'll need to call your local branch and arrange an appointment to open this account over the phone.

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This account needs to be opened by the child’s parent or an adult with parental responsibility.

Summary Financial Statement

When you open an account with us, we need to let you know about our most recent summary financial statement and auditors' report. Our summary financial statement is published in our Review of the Year document PDF, 5.9MB (opens in a new window). You can find our latest annual report and accounts, including our auditors' report, on our Results and Accounts page.

Member Prize Draw

When you save with us you become a Nationwide member. Eligible members are automatically entered into our monthly Member Prize Draw. Age 18 and over, living in England, Scotland and Wales only (prize draw rules apply).

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Are you the child’s parent or an adult with parental responsibility?