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We're Australia's most sustainable bank

Watch to see just some of the reasons why


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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

Westpac backs two female nanotechnologists with prestigious research fellowship

Two female nanotechnologists will receive combined funding of over $700,000 to support their ground breaking research, thanks to the Westpac Research Fellowship.

Leadership development key to Westpac postgraduate scholarship.

Westpac is calling on innovators across the country to apply for the Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship, a unique postgraduate scholarship program supporting outstanding individuals who have a vision to help shape Australia’s future through their work and studies.

Westpac part of United Nations initiative to develop global Principles for Responsible Banking

Westpac Group joins 25 other leading banks from five continents to develop shared principles, aligning the purpose of banking with delivering against the UN SDGs and the Paris Climate Agreement.


A sustainable future

2017 Sustainability Performance Report now available

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Westpac Group continues to be Australia's most sustainable bank and ranks #2 of all banks assessed globally in the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). We have a long history of sustainability leadership, having achieved the global banking sector leadership position ten times since the Index was first established in 1999.