Business One Flexi: Pay-as-you-go bank account
Why a Business One Flexi account?
- Pay-as-you-go fee structure, only pay fees for the transactions you make
- Link a Business Debit Mastercard® to your account1
- Link an optional cheque book to your account
- Lock your card temporarily in seconds if it’s lost or might be stolen2
- Deposit, receive and access funds, and make payments through a variety of channels including in branch, online, telephone banking and debit card
- Make non-cash payments via services such as BPAY, Pay Anyone, OSKO, Overseas Telegraphic Transfer (OTT) and Direct Debit.
With Business One Flexi you also get
Receive payments near instantly3
Our business bank accounts offer some of the fastest methods available for making and receiving payments. Find out more.
Connect with your accounting software
Link your account balances and transactions to your accounting software4, such as MYOB®, XEROTM and Quickbooks®.
Westpac Protect™ Security Guarantee
If your Westpac account is compromised as a result of Internet fraud, we guarantee to repay any missing funds, providing you comply with our Online Banking Terms and Conditions.
Rates and fees
|Account-keeping fee (formerly known as monthly service fee)||$0|
|Non-Westpac/St.George/Bank of Melbourne/BankSA branded ATMs within Australia (cash withdrawals or balance enquiries). An ATM operator fee (disclosed at the time of the transaction) may be applied by the ATM owner.||$0|
|Business Telephone Banking.
Account enquiries include balance enquiries and obtaining the details of a deposit or withdrawal. An account balance received immediately after, and as part of, a withdrawal transaction is exempt from fees and does not count towards the number of fee free transactions.
20 free enquiries per month then excess enquiry fees are charged per excess Business Telephone Banking enquiry: $0.25 self-service, $0.65 staff-assisted .
Note the Business Telephone Banking excess enquiry fees on these accounts do not apply if the minimum monthly balance in the account is greater than $5,000 or a minimum $5,000 overdraft exists (where applicable).
|Business Online Banking||$0|
Interest is calculated daily and paid monthly on certain balances6. Rates are current as at 13th November 2020 and may be changed at any time.
Business One Flexi
Our standard Business One Flexi account does not currently pay interest.
Bank Undertaking Security Deposit – variable interest rates p.a.
|$0 - $9,999||0.01%|
|$10,000 - $19,999||0.01%|
|$20,000 - $49,999||0.01%|
|$50,000 - $99,999||0.01%|
|$100,000 - $249,999||0.01%|
|$250,000 - $499,999||0.01%|
Business One Flexi (Controlled Money and Trust Accounts) – variable interest rate p.a.
This account is only available to members of professional associations who are required by law to deposit funds held on behalf of their clients to a trust account with a financial institution. Approval of applications is at the discretion of the bank.
Business One Flexi for Security Deposit – variable interest rate p.a.
This account is only available in Victoria for Relationship Managers and Relationship Bankers specialised in the real estate industry. Approval of applications is at the discretion of the bank.
- 18+ years old (applicant plus all signatories)
- Must not be an individual using the account for predominantly personal purposes
- Eligible entities include sole traders, partnerships, companies, associations, self-managed super funds, trusts and not-for-profit organisations
- Operating in Australia with an Australian address.
Additional banking services you can link to your account
Things you should know
Before making a decision about any of our products or services, please read all the terms and conditions. Fees and charges apply and may change.
^Account opening criteria applies.
2.Card Lock will temporarily stop new transactions on your card for up to 15 days or until reactivated. The card will reactivate after 15 days if you do not cancel the card. Cards to which a temporary lock can be applied will be listed when you sign in to Mobile Banking or Online Banking and visit Lock a card temporarily under Cards services.
3.Fast or near real-time payments are sent and received using Osko by BPAY and can be addressed to either a PayID or a BSB and account number. Near real-time payments require both the payer and payee to have Osko enabled accounts. Payments may take longer in some instances, such as where there is a technical interruption to the service, there is a payment to a first time payee or when the payment is caught for additional security screening. BPAY® and Osko® are registered trademarks of BPAY Pty Ltd ABN 69 079 137 518.
4.Read the before making a decision. Not all accounts are eligible to be included in a feed. These can include loan accounts and accounts requiring multiple authorisations for transactions. Bank Feed must be set up with Third Party Service Provider before it can be connected in Westpac Live. If your Third Party Service Provider does not appear in the drop down menu in Westpac Live, you may need to check that your provider is registered with Westpac. Should there be any changes in your user access or network access levels, you may need to disconnect your Bank Feed(s) as any access changes will not impact bank feeds. The products and services offered by these Third Party Service Providers may be subject to terms and conditions and fees and charges. Westpac does not guarantee or endorse the services or products offered by these Third Party Service Providers.
5.Customers must be able to meet any applicable fees and charges.
6.Zero interest rates may apply, and then you will receive no interest on your account balance. References to interest being paid should be read accordingly.
Overseas ATM cash withdrawal surcharges: Some overseas banks may also apply a surcharge to withdrawals from their ATMs. This should be drawn to your attention before you proceed with your transaction. This surcharge amount will be added to your withdrawal amount, converted to Australian dollars and debited to your account as one transaction. Details of how to access your accounts via an ATM whilst overseas, and of the participating institutions in the Global ATM Alliance, are available in the 'A banking guide for overseas travel' brochure. Visit your local branch, call Business Telephone Banking for further details or sign in to www.westpac.com.au/business.
Foreign transaction fee: This fee will be incorporated into the $AUD transaction amount shown on your statement. The fee charged will either be:
(a) 3% of the $AUD transaction amount where a transaction is made in foreign currency and the merchant or financial institution accepting the card is located outside of Australia (comprising of 2% Westpac Processing Fee plus 1% Westpac On-Charged Scheme Fee);
(b) 2.2% of the $AUD transaction amount where a transaction is made in foreign currency or the merchant or financial institution accepting the card is located in Australia (comprising of 2% Westpac Processing Fee plus a Westpac On-Charged Scheme Fee of 0.2%).
Business Telephone Banking enquiries - Low or High: Account enquiries include balance enquiries and obtaining the details of a deposit or withdrawal. 20 free enquiries per month, then: $0.25 for self service and $0.65 for staff assisted (does not apply if the minimum monthly balance in the account is greater than $5,000 or a minimum $5,000 overdraft exists). An account balance enquiry received immediately after, and as part of, a withdrawal transaction is exempt from fees and does not count towards the monthly number of free transactions.
World Mastercard®, Mastercard® and the Mastercard brand mark are registered trademarks of, and PayPassTM is a trademark of, Mastercard International Incorporated.
BPAY® and Osko® are registered trademarks of BPAY Pty Ltd ABN 69 079 137 518.