Moving to Australia? Westpac has your daily banking needs covered.

Everyday Banking

Find out about our Westpac Choice account.

Moving to Australia to study? Get your banking started in Australia with Westpac

Studying in Australia

We help full time tertiary students
while they study in Australia.

Westpac can help businesses with business banking in Australia.

Business Banking

Once you've settled in Australia you may wish to start a business.

Why Westpac?

As Australia's first bank, we have almost 200 years’ experience helping customers create a new life in Australia. In 2015 we were awarded Best Retail Bank in The Asian Banker's Excellence in Retail Financial Services - International Awards. We understand your migration journey and can help you get your banking started in Australia.

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How can we help?

Westpac can make the transition of moving your finances to Australia seamless with our:

  • Moving to Australia? Westpac can help get your banking started in Australia.
    Westpac Choice

    Westpac Choice is an Australian bank account which offers $0 monthly service fee for the first 12 months (other fees apply). Get your banking started before you arrive!

  • Moving to Australia? We have dedicated banking specialists to help you.
    Dedicated Banking Specialists

    We have banking specialists across Australia who speak a variety of languages and understand the needs and challenges you may face when moving to Australia.

  • Moving to Australia? Westpac can help you bank with ease.
    Services to help you bank with ease

    Westpac offers mobile banking and online banking to help you bank with ease in Australia. There is no ATM withdrawal fee at over 3,000 Westpac, St.George, Bank of Melbourne and BankSA ATMs in Australia when using your Westpac debit card. You can also save on withdrawal fees when using ATMs belonging to one of our Global Alliance partners when you are overseas.

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