Why switch your Personal Bank Account to AIB?

AIB has a range of current accounts designed to meet your daily banking needs and offer you great additional benefits, from Student and Graduate accounts to accounts designed especially for those aged 66 or over.

Switch Your Personal Current Account

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How to Switch to AIB

Switching is easy:

Simply call into any AIB branch and one of our Customer Service Officials will be happy to take you through the next steps for switching your Personal Current Account(s).

Or you can phone us with any queries on switching to AIB on 0818 300 245 (lines open: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday).

Switching Options

The Central Bank of Ireland’s Code of Conduct on the Switching of Payment Accounts with Payment Service Providers provides you with the following two options:


Option A: 

Switch your Personal Current Account(s) to AIB and close your Personal Current Account(s) with your 'Old Bank'.

Option B: 

Switch all your active direct debits and standing orders to your new/ existing Personal Current Account while your 'old' Personal Current Account(s) remain open with your 'Old Bank'.

Personal Current Account Switching Pack

You can download our Personal Current Account Switching Pack. It outlines all you need to know and do in order to switch your personal current account to AIB. You should also download the Fees and Charges for Personal Accounts brochure with your switching pack.


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Help Centre

For all service related queries please visit our Help Centre.

Other Information

You may also be interested in switching your Personal Current Account from AIB to another bank.

To do this you must get a Switching Pack from the Bank that you wish to transfer your account into and follow the steps that are outlined. This process is in line with the Central Bank of Ireland's Switching Code. Please contact your branch if you need more information.

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