Am I eligible for a bank account in Australia?
To be eligible for a bank account in Australia you must:
- Be 12 years of age or over
- Be arriving in Australia within 12 months
- Hold the account in your name only and make a deposit into the account within 6 months
- Complete an identity check within 12 months. Note you will not be able to make withdrawals until you have completed this identity check
- Want access to Online Banking and are happy to receive e-Statements