Switch To Us

Moving your checking account to Solvay Bank has never been easier! Simply refer to this guide to make your switch easy and convenient. For assistance, please contact a customer service representative at any one of our eight convenient locations.


Open your Solvay Bank checking account or you may use an existing Solvay Bank checking account:

  • Make note of your account number.
  • Make note of Solvay Bank's routing number, 021309735.

To close an account and transfer any remaining funds:

  • Stop using your old account and let all your outstanding checks clear (this could take up to 10 days or more).
  • Destroy any unused checks, deposit slips, ATM and debit cards.
  • Download our Account Closing Notification Form. Print out, complete and send it to your old financial institution.

To change direct deposit:


To change any automatic payments or withdrawals:

  • Refer to recent statement from vendor.
  • Download our Automatic Payment Request Form. Print out and complete. (You should complete one for every payment automatically deducted from your account.)