Working together

You need absolute confidence in your banking partner. You want your bank to not only deliver the right financial solutions, but also do the right thing by communities.

  • Not-for-profit sector bankers

    Being involved and engaged is a key part of our service. Our specialised NFP bankers are fully focused on providing the support and services you need.

  • Transaction & investment specialists

    Our transaction banking specialists understand the importance of protecting the flow of funds into your organisation. We offer a range of solutions designed to help drive operational and financial efficiencies for your organisation.

  • Your local team

    Our local bankers live and breathe their communities. You’ll also have access to Australia’s largest branch network and a 24/7 Australian-based virtual Business Service Centre. Discover the ways we support local not-for-profits and community groups.

    CommBank in the community

Our solutions

  • Society Cheque Account

    Our Society Cheque Account is just one of the ways we help you to pay and get paid, with no monthly account fees or assisted transaction fees (other fees apply).

    Explore Society Cheque Account

  • Payment solutions

    Making it easy for people and organisations to pay you, and enabling you to track and reconcile payments and generate compliant reports. 

    Provide a seamless website experience by personalising the BPOINT hosted payment page with your organisation’s logo.

    Explore payment solutions

  • Terminal solutions

    SMART is our newest lightweight EFTPOS terminal, perfect for community groups and organisations that need to accept fast, secure payments in-store or on the go.

    Essential Plus integrates your point of sale, so you don't have to manually type in payment or donation amounts.

    Explore EFTPOS terminals

  • carbonZERO leasing

    Outdated technology can impact productivity and increase your operating cost. Through our partnership with Equigroup, you can cost effectively lease your IT assets in a carbon-neutral way through carbonZERO.

    carbonZERO leasing

Helping you help others

  • “It’s a privilege to be the banking partner for our Not-for-Profit clients. When you choose to partner with CommBank you’ll have access to a range of services, products and solutions, as well as the ability to leverage our extensive resources and partnerships. We look forward to the opportunity of working with you and supporting you in the ongoing delivery of your vision and mission.”

    - Julienne Price, CommBank Head of Schools and Not-for-Profit Sector Banking

Not-for-profit news, insights and guidance

World-first 'One Stop One Story Hub' digital platform launches

The One Stop One Story Hub pilot will make it easier for victim-survivors of domestic and family violence to access a range of essential services without needing to retell their personal story to each service provider.

The annual AICD NFP Governance and Performance Study

This study highlights challenges facing NFP directors, supports key discussion points, and is the largest study of its kind. Proudly sponsored by CommBank.

Events

  • Not-for-Profit Treasurers' Awards

    A great way to recognise and thank not-for-profit treasurers for their hard work as well as an opportunity to win one of four $5,000 for your not-for-profit or community group.  

    Register for awards

  • Not-for-Profit Finance Week

    Held annually in partnership with Our Community, this week of free educational webinars aims to further develop the financial literacy skills of staff, volunteers, board members and treasurers. 

    Explore NFP Finance Week

Tools & resources

Discover a range of free resources aimed at supporting the growth of financial capability and financial literacy skills across the not-for-profit sector.

Good Advice Guides

Choose from a range of free guides which:

  • Provide support for board members, chairs, board secretaries, treasurers and school councils
  • Supports the development of financial literacy skills
  • Helps keep you and your teams safe online

Browse free guides

Not-for-Profit Balance Sheet

Designed for board members and CEOs, as well as those who are looking to increase their knowledge about the financials of the NFP Sector. The guide explores:

  • What the Balance Sheet is, why it’s important and the risks it helps to manage
  • The key risk and methods of understanding and managing cash
  • Decision making processes and planning for assets replacement
  • Cash flow budgeting and financial planning for longer term needs

NFP balance sheet

Financial Literacy Booklet

Whether you’re working full-time, part-time or receiving Government support payments such as Jobseeker or the Aged Pension, this workbook has been developed to help Australians focus on their finances. It contains simple steps as well as practical tools and tips to help you build confidence when it comes to managing money.

Download workbook

Next Chapter

We’re committed to helping end financial abuse. No matter who you bank with, our domestic and family violence assistance program, Next Chapter, provides support for people who are experiencing domestic or family violence. 

CommBank Next Chapter

Benefits finder

We’ve developed a feature that helps you easily find benefits, rebates and concessions your not-for-profit or community group might be entitled to. 

Cyber Security Assessment Tool

Answer a series of questions about your not-for-profit's practices and understandings around hardware, software, security measures and compliance obligations. A free, tailored report is generated with next-step actions provided in priority order.

Four Steps to a Growth Mindset

Brought to you by Accenture, this bite-size lesson explores how to develop and maintain your growth mindset with a four-step strategy, what it means to have grit, and how and when to use the four steps in your own life. 

Business Energy Advice Program

The Business Energy Advice Program (BEAP) delivers advice to help organisations and their representatives get better energy deals and reduce their energy usage.

Wage subsidies

The Supported Wage System provides free productivity assessments for employers of people with a disability so they can pay wages to employees based on their productivity.

Learn more about how we can work together

Things you should know

  • The publications on this page are published solely for information purposes. As they have been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs, you should, before acting on the information, consider its appropriateness to your circumstances and if necessary seek the appropriate professional advice. Any opinions, conclusions or recommendations are reasonably held or made, based on the information available at the time of each publications compilation, but no representation or warranty, either expressed or implied, is made or provided as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of any statement made. Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124.