Moving to Australia
Get $50 on us!
New to Westpac Choice? Open an account online by 29 March 2018 and deposit $250 within 45 days and we’ll deposit $50 into your account.
You must be under 21 or a full time student or new to Australia (arrived in the last 12 months). Identification must be completed in branch to receive the $50. Conditions apply*.
Open in less than 3 minutes
Set up your account now in less than 3 minutes
Open your account up to 12 months before you arrive or once you arrive
Pay no monthly service fee for the first 12 months
And if you’re a student you won’t pay any monthly service fee while you’re a full time student or under 21 in Australia
You’ll be with Australia’s first bank
We have 200 years’ experience helping customers create a new life in Australia
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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.
1. Conditions, fees, charges and foreign currency exchange rates apply. You will need to check with your bank, financial institution or exchange dealer before your transfer.
*$50 Offer: Fees and charges apply. Read the terms and conditions before making a decision and consider whether the product is appropriate for you. Excludes customers who have held a Choice account with Westpac anytime from 5/2/17. You must be under 21 or a full time student or new to Australia (i.e., arrived in the last 12 months). Eligible customers need to open a Choice account online between 5/2/18 and 29/3/18 (inclusive) and deposit a minimum of $250 within 45 days of account opening. Eligible customers who have completed identification will receive $50 deposited into their account within 55 days of account opening. Offer limited to one $50 deposit per eligible customer. Where a joint account is opened, the offer is limited to only one $50 deposit in respect of the account. If one of the joint account holders has already received their $50 deposit in respect of another account, then none of the remaining joint account holders will be eligible for the offer in respect of the joint account.