Opening accounts for non-resident entities in the Republic of Belarus

In accordance with the law of the Republic of Belarus, legal entities not resident in Belarus may open accounts in Belarusian rubles and foreign currencies with Bank BelVEB OJSC.

List of documents to be submitted to the Bank to open an account for a legal entity *
  • Application to open an account;

  • Copy of an extract from the Commercial Register of a non-resident’s country of incorporation or such other document that confirms its legal status in accordance with the law of its country of incorporation, and a copy of its Charter and/or Articles of Incorporation **;

  • Power of Attorney or a copy thereof to open (re-establish) and/or close an account and/or administer funds in such non-resident legal entity’s account **;

  • Book of specimen signatures of a legal entity’s officers authorized to sign payment documents, and of a seal impression ***;

  • Certificate from BRUSP BELGOSSTRAKH to open an account or a statement from the account holder that under the law of the Republic of Belarus it is not required to register as an insured;

  • Account Management Agreement.

* — any individual applying to the Bank on matters of opening an account is to produce an ID document.

** — any document or a copy thereof issued, made up and/or certified through due process outside the Republic of Belarus in accordance with the law of such foreign countries will be accepted if legalized or apostilled unless otherwise prescribed by an international treaty to which the Republic of Belarus is a party. Any document or a copy thereof submitted in a foreign language is to be accompanied by a duly certified Russian (Belarusian) translation.

*** — authenticity of signatures by persons authorized to sign payment documents in the book of specimen signatures and of seal impression is to be witnessed by a body authorized to perform notarial services.

List of documents to be submitted to the Bank to open an account for the representative office of a legal entity *
  1. Application to open an account;

  2. Copy of an extract from the Commercial Register of the country of incorporation or such other document that confirms legal status in accordance with the law of the country of incorporation, and a copy of Charter and/or Articles of Incorporation **;

  3. A notarially certified copy of a permit from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus to open a representative office;

  4. Power of Attorney or a copy thereof to open (to re-establish) and/or close an account and/or administer funds in such non-resident legal entity’s account **;

  5. Book of specimen signatures of a legal entity’s officers authorized to sign payment documents, and of a seal impression ***;

  6. Certificate from BRUSP BELGOSSTRAKH to open an account;

  7. Bank Account Management Agreement.

* — any individual applying to the Bank on matters of opening an account is to produce an ID document.

** — any document or a copy thereof issued, made up and/or certified through due process by competent bodies of foreign countries outside the Republic of Belarus in accordance with the law of such foreign countries will be accepted if legalized or apostilled unless otherwise prescribed by an international treaty to which the Republic of Belarus is a party. Any document or a copy thereof submitted in a foreign language is to be accompanied by a duly certified Russian (Belarusian) translation.

*** — authenticity of signatures by persons authorized to sign payment documents in the book of specimen signatures and seal impression is to be witnessed by a body authorized to perform notarial services.

List of documents to be submitted to the Bank to open an account for a diplomatic mission *
  • Application to open an account;
  • Book of specimen signatures of officers authorized to sign payment documents, and of a seal impression;
  • Certificate from BRUSP Belgosstrakh to open an account;
  • Document (a copy thereof) confirming the legal status in the Republic of Belarus; and
  • Bank Account Management Agreement.

* — any individual applying to the Bank on matters of opening an account is to produce an ID document.

 — any document or a copy thereof issued, made up and/or certified through due process by competent bodies of foreign countries outside the Republic of Belarus in accordance with the law of such foreign countries will be accepted if legalized or apostilled unless otherwise prescribed by an international treaty to which the Republic of Belarus is a party. Any document or a copy thereof submitted in a foreign language is to be accompanied by a duly certified Russian (Belarusian) translation.

*** — authenticity of signatures by persons authorized to sign payment documents in the book of specimen signatures and seal impression is to be witnessed by a body authorized to perform notarial services.

Fees for opening accounts for legal entities and sole proprietors not resident in Belarus

Type of operation/service

Fee rate

Opening of:

  • a bank account, C-type account for a legal entity/sole proprietor;

  • a bank account for a legal entity’s representative office

USD 50.00 per each account

USD 15 per each account

Certification of the authenticity of signatures of officers authorized to sign payments documents and of seal impression

BYR 45 000

For further information on account-opening matters please

  • apply to Bank BelVEB OJSC branches and centers of banking services
  • call our Head Office at (+375 17) 209-29-29.