Accepting donations for Typhoon Haiyan

Typhoon Haiyan, one of the most powerful on record, has devastated communities across the Philippines and nearby regions.

The Commonwealth Bank is accepting donations in all Australian branches for the Australian Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan Appeal.

Donations can also be made online direct to the Australian Red Cross or via transfer in NetBank to the following account:


Account Name: Commonwealth Bank Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan Appeal

BSB: 062000

Account Number: 15194975


Funds raised through this appeal will be used to:

  • Provide emergency relief, rehabilitation and recovery assistance to communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan (including the Philippines and Vietnam)
  • Support water and sanitation, shelter and health initiatives in affected areas
  • Send specialist aid workers to assist in initial assessments, relief, recovery and longer term disaster management operations
  • Support Red Cross longer term programs and the work of our Red Cross Red Crescent partners in the affected areas.