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Account Comparison


Digital Business Account

Business Account


(save up to $$244 from fall below fees & account annual fee!)

S$40 / year

Minimum initial deposit




Minimum Balance



Fall-below fee


S$35 / month

Internet & Mobile Banking (IDEAL™)



Internet Banking Security Device



Debit Card



Cheque Book

S$25 / Book


Over The Counter (OTC) Transaction Fees

Pricing Guide + S$20 per txn^

Pricing Guide


To DBS/POSB account

FREE; 24/7

To non-DBS/POSB account via FAST

S$0.50 per transaction

Outward Telegraphic Transfer (OTT)

1/8% commission + Waiver of cable charges if within DBS regional network or S$20 cable charges if outside DBS regional network

Inward Telegraphic Transfer (ITT)

S$10 per transaction


^Chargeable OTC transactions include:

  • Cash deposit & withdrawals
  • Cheque encashment
  • Purchase of cashier’s order
  • Purchase of demand draft
  • Funds transfers
  • Outward Telegraphic Transfers (hard copy forms)

Refer to the pricing guide for more details.

Why Open An Account With Us


FREE access* to DBS IDEAL™ corporate online banking and mobile app (worth up to SGD 390 per year)

DBS Visa Business Advance Debit Card

No annual fee and 0.3% cash rebate

DBS Priority Pay

$0 cable charges when you transfer funds to your DBS Business Account in China, India, Hong Kong, Indonesia or Taiwan!

DBS BusinessCare

DBS BusinessCare
Dedicated, award-winning service
with fast response and extended operating hours

DBS BusinessClass

DBS BusinessClass
Invitations to exclusive networking events with global industry players and disruptors

Special privileges

Special partner privileges and waiver of one-time setup fee (worth up to S$800) for credit card acceptance service

*Terms and Conditions apply for DBS promotions

Note: If your business has foreign directors, is a social enterprise, club, association, or society, or is more complex in nature, you will need to visit the branch to complete the application. Please book a branch appointment in step 5 of the online form.

Should your business fall into any of the following, then account set-up fees and a higher minimum daily balance will apply. Click here for more details.

  • Holding/Investment Holding/Personal Investment Holding Co (PIC)
  • Fund/Private Equity/Venture Capital/Hedge Fund/Trust Account/Special Purpose Vehicle
  • Money Service Business/Gambling Business/Casino/Junket Operator
  • Arms-Related/Defense Industry/Pyrotechnic Business/Fintech/Startup in Cryptocurrency/Digital Currency
  • Online Gaming/Gaming/Online Payment Provider


What are the account fees and transaction fees like?

Refer to the Account Comparison here. For more details on pricing, click here.

What documents am I required to submit and when do I need to submit them?

Click here for our checklist. You are only required to submit the documents after the application has been submitted online. We will arrange for a courier to pick up your documents if you had opted for a Relationship Manager to call you. For branch appointments, kindly bring the documents along with you.

What happens after I submit my application online?

This will depend on the appointment type you’ve chosen:


Should you need to change your appointment later on, please call DBS BusinessCare at 1800 222 2200 / +65 6222 2200 from 8.30am to 8.30pm, Mon to Fri (excluding public holidays).

I am a social enterprise or a club/association/society. How do I apply for an account?

Please call DBS BusinessCare at 1800 222 2200 / +65 6222 2200 from 8.30am to 8.30pm, Mon to Fri (excluding public holidays) to book a branch appointment.

Questions? No worries.

DBS BusinessCare is just a call away.


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