Opening & closing a bank account in Spain


Please note you do NOT need a NIE number to open a Spanish bank account.


This service is intended for those who:


  • Require the typical services of a bank account.
  • Plan to buy a property in Spain and need to set up a standing order against their bank account to pay off the utilities.
  • Need to arrange an account from which to pay off their monthly mortgage instalments.
  • Need to pay their taxes set up as standing orders (i.e. IBI, SUMA tax).
  • Need one from which to arrange payments to their Community of Owners.


If you want us to close an account for you, a power of attorney (POA) is required.


What this service does NOT include:



Legal fees: From 250 (plus VAT)*

*standard fee for EU nationals


We will be very pleased to discuss your matter with you. You can contact us by e-mail at, by telephone on (+34) 952 19 22 88 or by completing our contact form to book an appointment.


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