You will need your ID. If you are registering
with a seal/stamp, you will need to bring it with you, unless you are registering
using your signature.
Please note that the Bank will not return the IDs you have submitted.
Check below for required identifications and eligibility before account opening.
Individual customers living in Japan are eligible
to open PowerFlex accounts.
A customer can open 1 account only under his / her name.
Corporate customers will not be able to open this type of account.
Please note that foreign citizens who will leave Japan (nonresidents of Japan) are required to close their account.
It will take between 5 days and one week, depending
on the day you place the order is placed.
Also, please note that it may take longer during busy periods such as
campaign periods when we receive far more applications than usual for opening
By mail, it will take between 10 days and 2 weeks
for you to receive the cash card after you post the application form. Also,
please note that it may take longer during busy periods such as campaign
periods when we receive far more applications than usual for opening accounts.
If you decide to open an account through the post, it will be a 4-digit number sent to you by Shinsei Bank.You can continue using this number, but if you wish to change it, please contact 0120 456 272 (24-hour service).
If you visit one of our branches, you can pick a 4-digit number of your choice. However, if we are sending you the cash card, it will be a 4-digit number chosen by Shinsei Bank.