Opening a bank account in Zimbabwe

Hi all,

is it difficult for expats to open a bank account in Zimbabwe ?

Which documents are required to open a bank account in Zimbabwe ?

How long does it take to open it ?

Is there any restriction for expats regarding the services (loans for instance)  ?

Which bank would you recommend ?

Thanks in advance for your participation,


Hi Julien, did you get some advice on banking and finance? Which bank to recommend etc?

@ forevervanzyl > Please note that Julian is the founder of and he launched this topic back in 2011 to gather information. Unfortunately, no one replied.

If you are looking for some information on the same topic, feel free to launch a new thread on the Zimbabwe forum or to subscribe to this discussion.


Priscilla  :cheers:

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