To start the account opening process, we need to gather some information about you and your business.

Please note that to open a business account, you must be either the owner or a business partner.

I am a current Farmington Bank customer
I am a current Farmington Bank customer*:
If your new account is approved, you'll be required to visit a branch to complete the account opening. Which branch office would you like to use?

Per the USA Patriot Act, we must verify the identity of any person and/or business opening an account.
To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, Federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify and record information that identifies every customer. What this means for you: In order for us to consider your request, any person authorized to sign on the new business account will be required to provide the following information at account opening. This information will be requested by a Farmington Bank Service Representative once your application has been received. We may also ask to see your driver's license or other identifying documents.

Required Personal Information for Business Signers

  • Full Legal Name (First Name and Last Name)
  • Date of Birth
  • Social Security Number
  • Mother’s Maiden Name
  • Physical Address
  • Phone Number
  • Identification (driver’s license, state ID, passport, etc.)
  • 3 Security Questions

In addition, we require documentation to verify the legitimacy of your business. Below is a list of documents we will accept based on your type of business. This documentation must be presented to the Branch when you go to finalize the account opening.
Business Type
Verification Documentation Accepted
Sole Proprietor Trade Name Certificate.
Limited Liability Company Copy of active State Registration.
Copy of Articles of Organization with proof of filing.
Corporation (For Profit or Not for Profit) Copy of active State Registration.
Copy of Articles of Corporation with proof of filing.
Notarized/certified copy of the Corporate Resolution approved by the board of directors.
Partnership Copy of active State Registration.
Partnership Agreement.
Certificate of Partnership.
Memorial/Fundraiser Copy of active State Registration.
Proof of business tax ID number such as a copy of the letter from the IRS issuing the EIN.
Lodge/Association/Other Non-Profit Business’s constitutional by-laws.
Board of trustee’s minutes authorizing the bank account.
Letter from the business’s president naming the officers and their signatory powers.
Municipal/Public Funds You will be contacted by a Government Banking representative to discuss documentation required.

Account Documents and Terms and Conditions for Business Accounts
These are the documents you'll be required to complete for your new business account:

Here are the terms and conditions of our business accounts for you to review:

Questions? Call us at 877.376.2265, or stop by your local office.

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