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Why a Business One - Low Plan?

Unlimited electronic transactions 

25 free staff-assisted and cheque transactions per month 

No ATM withdrawal fee at over 10,000 Australian ATMs and over 50,000 ATMs globally via the Global ATM Alliance. Other fees may apply.

Link your account to a Business Debit Mastercard®.

The best digital platform for Australian businesses

Westpac Live was named Best Digital Platform 2018 for business online banking4. See your business and personal banking in one place, with one login.

Bank Feeds

Link your account balances and transactions to your accounting software6, such as MYOB® or XEROTM.

eStatements

View up to 7 years of statement history.

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.


Open a new Business One Low Plan account before 7th December 2018 and your Monthly Plan Fee will be waived for the first 12 months.

Standard Monthly Plan Fee applies after this time, currently $10.

 


Rates and fees

Fee Amount
Cheques - deposited or collected (additional deposit fee may apply) $0.60 per cheque
Withdrawal or deposit at branch $1.00
Narrated credits $1.00
Fee Amount
Electronic transactions $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
Overseas ATM cash withdrawals (An overseas bank surcharge may also apply). $5.00 or nil for cash withdrawals from ATMs belonging to institutions in the Global ATM Alliance.
Overseas ATM balance enquiry $0
Westpac Foreign Transaction Fee The amount charged is dependent on the nature of the transaction, as set out below.
Fee Amount
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. $0.00
Business Telephone Banking 20 free enquiries per month, then fees as disclosed below.
Business Online Banking Free

Interest is calculated daily and paid monthly. Interest rates are current as at 23rd August 2016.

Variable Interest rates (%p.a)

Balance Low Plan
$0 - $1,999 Nil
$2,000 - $4,999 Nil
$5,000 - $9,999 Nil
$10,000 - $19,999 Nil
$20,000 - $49,999 Nil
$50,000 - $99,999 Nil
$100,000 - $249,999 Nil
$250,000 - $499,999 Nil
$500,000 plus Nil
Things you should know

Deposit Accounts for Business Customers Terms and Conditions (PDF 1MB)

Business Debit Mastercard Terms and Conditions

To be eligible to apply for Business One account, your business must be registered in Australia.

*Open a new Business One Low Plan account between 5th November and 7th December 2018 to have the Monthly Plan Fee waived for the first 12 months. At the end of the 12 month period the standard Monthly Plan Fee, currently $10, applies to the Business One Low Plan. Other fees and charges, terms and conditions, apply to the Business One Low Plan. This offer may be repeated from time to time, withdrawn, varied or extended.  Before deciding to acquire or hold any of these products, you should read the terms and conditions and consider whether the product is suitable for you.


^Account opening criteria applies.

1. Global ATM: A 3% Westpac Foreign Transaction Fee applies to overseas debit or credit card withdrawals. A 2% cash advance fee applies to credit card withdrawals where the "Credit" option is selected. A list of Global Alliance members is available. Excludes American Express® cards. It is important to know that the functionality to withdraw money from a linked Westpac account via Credit Card is not available when using overseas ATMs, including Global Alliance ATMs. To ensure access to Savings and or Cheque account funds when overseas please speak to us about obtaining a Debit Mastercard®.
2. Business Debit Mastercard® holders need to be at least 18 years of age, and other eligibility criteria apply.
3. Westpac’s normal lending criteria applies. Fees and charges apply and are available on request.
4. A deposit to an account with two cheques will count as three transactions, one for the deposit (depending on the channel used) and one for each cheque lodged because each item requires individual processing.
5. Narrated credits are branch transactions using a serial number encoded deposit slip designed to allow you to identify the deposit from the serial number used

6. Read the Westpac Online Banking Terms and Conditions (PDF 296KB) 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.

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.


Westpac 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 and 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.

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.

Mastercard® is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

Online Banking Terms and Conditions

Credit criteria, fees, charges, terms and conditions apply. Talk to your banker for product details.

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