City National Bank
Open Account
Welcome to City National Bank's online account opening process.

Follow these simple steps:

Tell Us About Yourself

Confirm Your Identity

Complete Signature Card

Customize Your Account

Fund Your Account


What would you like to do?
I would like to start a new application.
I would like to sign in to an existing application that either I or my co-applicant has already started.

You will need to have the following information to complete the process today:

  1. Your Social Security Number.
  2. Your Driver's License or State ID Card issued by a State DMV.
  3. Information about your current loans or credit accounts to help us confirm your identity.
  4. Your current bank account and routing number to fund the account online.
  5. If applying for a joint account, you will need the Secondary Applicant's name, Social Security or Tax ID Number, and date of birth as well as the information listed above.

Note: All applicants must be a US Citizen or Resident Alien residing in California or Nevada and be at least 18 years of age. Available for personal individual and joint accounts only and is not available for trusts or businesses.