How to Open a Corporate Company account for a private limited liability company with Zenith BANK Nigeria Limited.

Zenith Bank Nigeria Limited is a top tier commercial bank in Nigeria, with the highest asset holding ,worth over  N8.481 trillion in 2021

Most of the high profile companies in Nigeria, have an account with Zenith bank, the bank is customer-centric and revolutionizes for a better service to the customers.

How to Open a Corporate bank account with zenith bank Nigeria, its so easy and simple.

in 2022, you can open a corporate account with Zenith bank in the following ways:

I. Contact ZIVA: ZIVA stands for Zenith intelligent virtual Assistant, it is an application developed by zenith bank to provide virtual assistance to their customers , you can contact ZIVA online through WhatsApp (+234-7040004422),it s pretty easy and simple and the rest of your application can be taken care of.

ii. Visit Zenith bank website and create an account online : its pretty easy to open any account with zenith bank ,when you visit their website including corporate,personal account.

iii. Visit any zenith bank branch and discuss with the customer care unit


Zenith bank Nigeria,is a top tier bank in Nigeria, with the highest asset holding.

How to navigate the hurdle of opening an account with zenith bank Nigeria,. it is important to first register your business or company with corporate affairs commission.

The entire process of applying for a corporate account with zenith bank, begins with your successful registration with corporate affairs commission.


It is important to submit the following documents to zenith bank, if your company intends to have a corporate account with the bank.

  • Obtain and Submit Duly filled and signed Account Opening Form
  • Get Two (2) Specimen Signature Cards
  • Get Two (2) Independent and satisfactory references,(referees) this must be completed by a person holding another Limited Liability Company or higher.
  • Snap and Submit Two (2) recent and clear passport-size photographs for each signatory to the account
  • Provide Originals of your Certificate of Incorporation from cac (Originals to be sighted)
  • Provide Particulars of Directors – Form CO7 from cac (Certified True Copy by the Registrar of Companies and originals to be sighted)
  • Provide a certified copy of your Memorandum and Articles of Association (Certified True Copy by the Registrar of Companies/Director of Company)
  • Provide a Board Resolution Signed and Sealed by the company directors using the company seal and letter head
  • Provide a Means of Identification of Signatories (International Passport, Drivers License, Voters Card or National ID Card)
  • Provide a Resident Permit (Where the signatory is an expatriate)
  • Provide a Public Utility Receipt
  • Provide Form CO2 and CAC 2.1 (originals to be sighted) it is instructive to go with all your cac documents for the bank to identify and choose
  • Visitation Form (Residential and Official)
  • Letter of Set-Off (Signed and Sealed)
  • Make a Mandatory Initial Deposit
  • Fill a Risk Assessment Form
  • Additional KYC Form.

Benefits of creating a corporate account with zenith bank , a corporate account holder with zenith bank enjoys corporate Internet Banking, Email/SMS Alert ,Debit card (optional) if you wish.

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