Whether you want to study, work, live or set up a business in Australia, we can help you open your Australian bank account before you leave. It only takes three quick, easy and secure steps:
We are proud to be the Main Financial Institution* for 35.7% of Australian residents born outside of the country. Most people moving to Australia from China, India, UK, Vietnam, New Zealand, South Africa and other countries are choosing CommBank to start a successful financial life in Australia than any other banks.
Watch our video to give you tips about moving to Australia, opening a bank account, transferring money and how we can help you.
Find out more about the Commonwealth Bank and how our International Customer Services team can help you.
We are recognised in Australia and globally for our products and services. Read about our awards and successes.
Speak to us from anywhere in the world at a time that suits you to organise your banking before you arrive.
*Roy Morgan Research 14+, 12 months to September 2012, figures refer to the proportion of Australian residents born in each country who consider Commonwealth Bank to be their 'Main Financial Institution'.