Getting your account up and running
Complete your ID verification
Thanks for choosing to bank with Westpac, we’re delighted to have you with us. If you haven’t completed ID verification, don’t worry!
You’re only a step away from activating your account.
Getting your ID verified is easy. Simply have two of the following documents handy:
- Australian Driver’s Licence
- Medicare Card
Complete your ID verification online
You can save time by having your identity checked online.
Login to Westpac Live, you’ll see a notification next to your account.
What if it didn’t work for me?
We’re sorry about that. Sometimes we’re unable to match your information with our ID verification systems.
Don’t worry though; visit your nearest branch with your ID. Your banker can then finalise the account opening so you can withdraw from your account.