As Australia's first bank, we have almost 200 years experience helping migrants create a new life in Australia.
As Australia's first bank, Westpac is one of the largest and most reputable banks in the country.
Enjoy the peace of mind and convenience of setting up your basic bank accounts before arriving.
Take the hassle out of moving countries by using our interactive migration checklist.
We have specialist bankers who can assist you before and after you arrive in Australia.
Once you've arrived in Australia our products & services cater for a wide range of financial needs, whether you're looking for a home, a new car, establishing a business or wanting to study.
If you’ve settled in Australia and need help establishing and growing your business, our dedicated Local Business Bankers can help.
To ease the financial pressure of studying, you don't have to pay the monthly service fee on your Westpac Choice account for students for the duration of your studies.
Apply for an Australian bank account and transfer your funds securely with Westpac.
Rates current as at
This information has been prepared by Westpac Banking
Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141, AFSL 233714 ('Westpac'). The
exchange rates provided are indicative only as at the time and date
shown, are subject to market movements and therefore change
continuously; they should not be relied upon as an accurate
representation of any final pricing. You should contact Westpac for
up-to-date pricing prior to dealing. Exchange rates are applicable
for transactions up to $25,000 AUD for Overseas Telegraphic
Transfers, Foreign Currency Account Transfers, Foreign Cheque
Repurchases, and Bank Draft transactions; and for transactions up
to $10,000 AUD for Cash/Bank Notes and Travellers Cheques.
Transactions may be subject to certain fees and charges.
For further enquiries relating to foreign exchange please visit
your local branch, contact your Westpac Relationship Manager or
alternatively call 1800 244 313.
This information has been prepared without taking account of
your objectives, financial situation or needs. Because of this you
should, before acting on this information, consider its
appropriateness, having regard to these things, and seek
independent specialist advice as necessary. Neither Westpac nor any
director, officer, employee or associate of Westpac or of any
related entity make any express or implied representation or
warranty regarding the accuracy or completeness of this