Our suppliers are important partners in our sustainability performance.
We actively seek to buy products and services from businesses that are driven by a social or environmental purpose, or that support people who have traditionally been financially excluded. including:
We are interested in developing relationships with:
- Businesses majority owned and controlled by Indigenous Australians
- Businesses majority owned and controlled by women
- Australian disability enterprises
- Social enterprises
- B Corporations
Westpac was a pioneer in sustainable sourcing, the first Australian bank to establish a sustainable supply chain management policy in 2002. We screen our top suppliers for their sustainability performance annually and work closely with them to manage risks and drive more sustainable outcomes.