Westpac Choice & eSaver

Westpac Choice

As a special welcome to Australia for new arrivals, if you open an Australian bank account before you move to Australia or within 12 months of your arrival, we will waive the $5 monthly service fee for the first 12 months.


Westpac eSaver is an online savings account offering electronic access and a competitive interest rate to help your money grow faster. The eSaver links to the Westpac Choice account.

Why bank with us?

Our products are made with you in mind.

  • Moving to Australia? Get your banking started before you arrive 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!

  • We have specialist bankers to help you get started banking in Australia
    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.

  • Banking services to help you get started banking in Australia
    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.

Here's how to get started

Online Application

Complete the application form
(it takes less than 3 mins).

Transfer your funds

Transfer money to your new Westpac Choice and eSaver accounts before you arrive in Australia.

Verify your identity

Have your identity verified with our Identity Check.

Access your funds

Once you complete your identity check you can withdraw money from your account.

Apply Now

It only takes 5 minutes to apply

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Frequently Asked Questions

Products & Services in Australia

Once settled in Australia, we have a wide range of products and services whether it's a home, a new car, establishing a business or wanting to study. It's important to note that eligibility criteria apply, including visa type, employment status and financial position. For more details, visit any of our branches in Australia, or contact us.

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