How To Open An Account At Ackermans

How to Open an Account at Ackermans

Welcome to Ackermans! If you’re looking to open an account with us, you’ve come to the right place. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to start your account with Ackermans, a leading retailer in South Africa. Opening an account with us will make shopping easier and more convenient for you, so let’s get started!

Step 1: Visit an Ackermans Store

The first step in opening an account with Ackermans is to visit one of our many store locations across South Africa. Our friendly staff will be more than happy to assist you in the account opening process. You can find your nearest Ackermans store by visiting our website and using the store locator feature.

Step 2: Complete the Account Application Form

Once you’re at an Ackermans store, you’ll need to complete an account application form. This form will require you to provide some personal information, such as your full name, contact details, and employment information. Make sure to fill out the form accurately and completely to avoid any delays in the account opening process.

Step 3: Submit Required Documents

Along with the account application form, you’ll also need to submit certain documents to verify your identity and address. The documents typically required include a valid South African ID or passport, proof of residence (such as a utility bill or bank statement), and proof of income (such as a pay slip). Make sure to have these documents on hand when you visit an Ackermans store.

How To Open An Account At Ackermans

Step 4: Await Approval

After you’ve submitted your account application form and required documents, our team will review your application. Approval for a new account at Ackermans is subject to our credit assessment process. Once your application is approved, you’ll receive confirmation and your new account details.

Step 5: Start Shopping!

Once your account is open, you’re all set to start shopping at Ackermans. With your account, you’ll have access to exclusive benefits, such as special discounts, promotions, and convenient payment options. Simply present your account details at the checkout to make purchases and enjoy the perks of being an Ackermans account holder.

Benefits of Opening an Account at Ackermans

There are several benefits to opening an account with Ackermans. Some of the key advantages include:

  • Exclusive discounts and promotions for account holders
  • Convenient payment options, such as account payments and EFT
  • Access to personalized offers and rewards
  • Easy management of your account online or via the Ackermans app
  • Flexible repayment options to suit your budget


Do I need a good credit score to open an account at Ackermans?

While a good credit score may increase your chances of approval, Ackermans considers various factors in the credit assessment process. We encourage you to apply for an account and our team will review your application accordingly.

Can I apply for an account online?

Currently, account applications at Ackermans can only be done in-store. Visit your nearest Ackermans store to start the process today.

Is there a minimum spend requirement on Ackermans accounts?

There is no minimum spend requirement on Ackermans accounts. You can use your account for any purchase amount, big or small.


Opening an account at Ackermans is a simple and convenient way to enhance your shopping experience with us. Follow the steps outlined in this guide to start your account today and enjoy the exclusive benefits of being an Ackermans account holder. We look forward to welcoming you to the Ackermans family!