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Activating your card on your mobile

Now you can activate a Westpac credit card or debit card using your Android or iPhone camera and the Westpac Mobile Banking app*.

Step 1:

Download the latest Westpac Mobile Banking app (version 6.5 or above).

Tip: If you already have the app, simply go to on your mobile and follow the steps from Step 3 to activate your card.

Step 2:

Open the app and swipe up, tap Services and choose Activate your card  

Step 3:

Sign in to Activate

Step 4:

A camera screen will appear. Tap the screen then hold your card within the frame until it focuses.

Step 5:

Tap Activate and you're done!

Tip: You can also activate your card once you are signed in to mobile banking by going to Card services under Services and security.

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions