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We have a long history of sustainability leadership

Sustainability is about constantly challenging ourselves on ways to create the most meaningful economic, social and environmental impact in the areas that matter most to our customers, communities, employees and our business.

A sustainable future

2018 Sustainability Performance Report now available

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Our sustainability strategy

Our commitment to building a sustainable future by taking action in the areas where we can have the greatest impact.

Our positions and perspectives

Our approach to managing sustainability risks and opportunities.

News and ratings

Bringing our sustainability strategy to life through news and stories.

Governance and accountability

A robust governance framework keeps us focussed and accountable for sustainable practices in our day to day activities.

Initiatives for you

Find the sustainability and community information and initiatives most relevant to you.

Our performance reports

We are committed to regular, transparent reporting to enable stakeholders to compare our relative performance over time.


Making news

Social enterprise: untapped potential in creating jobs

A new report released by the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) Swinburne in partnership with Westpac Foundation looks at how and why social enterprise is proving more effective than mainstream employment solutions in delivering greater employment outcomes for people with complex needs.

Westpac New Zealand raises funding through green bond

Westpac New Zealand has become the first New Zealand bank to raise funding through the issuance of a green bond.

The heart of Lockleys

Lockleys in Adelaide is home to one of Westpac’s Home Ownership Service centres that handles originations, servicing and customer care functions across all Westpac Group brands. It is also home to one of our most active employee-run community committees.


Westpac has a long history of sustainability leadership,
recognised as a global banking leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 17 years in a row – including membership of the highly regarded DJSI World Index.