Yes, you can use the Westpac Protect SMS Code while overseas but we suggest you schedule any payments prior to leaving. You will need to activate international roaming with your mobile phone provider.
Yes, you can remove Westpac Protect SMS Code whilst overseas however, the maximum Daily Limit that can be chosen will be $1,500. Call Westpac Protect SMS Code Help Desk, on 1300 655 505 prior to leaving for overseas to make these arrangements.
Customers who are overseas residents and have mobile phones that are from their country of residence can provide their overseas mobile phone number however we cannot guarantee the SMS service through local mobile contract providers. Additionally, there are some countries that cannot be selected via Westpac Online. Please contact the Westpac Protect SMS Code Help Desk, on 1300 655 505 or +61 2 9155 7700 for assistance if your country is not listed in the drop down list.
If you are an overseas resident and have a mobile phone from your country of residence you can provide your overseas mobile phone number, however we cannot guarantee the SMS service through local mobile contract providers.