How it works

Easy authorisation

  • Direct Debit gives your business authority to debit your customers' accounts
  • Customers can nominate any bank account with an Australian Financial Institution to debit funds from
  • Arrangements can be made via paper form, over the phone or online

Business benefits

Customise scheduled payments

Set up regular automated payments of the same amount or vary the amount each billing period, depending on your needs.

Streamline reconciliation

Comprehensive electronic reporting means you’ll have a much easier time reconciling payments from customers.

Get regular payments

Suited to billers that receive payments from their customers on a regular or on-going basis. You're in charge of the payments so you can ensure you're paid on time every time. 

Reduce paperwork

Standardised templates for Direct Debit documentation help to keep confusion and mess to a minimum.

Improve cash flow management

A regular direct debit schedule allows you to predict future cash flows with more certainty.

How to apply

Direct Debit works with CommBiz

You'll need a CommBiz account to use Direct Credit. 

You can apply for CommBiz online by completing the online application form. Choose the express or custom registration mode, depending on your business requirements.

Alternatively, visit your nearest branch.

Apply for CommBiz

Speak to your Relationship Manager

To apply for Direct Debit you'll need to:

  • Be a CommBiz user
  • Speak to your Relationship Manager


Things you should know

View Terms and Conditions for Business Transaction and Savings Accounts , CommBiz, Receivable products, Direct Credit and our Financial Services Guide and consider them before making any decision about these products. This advice has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before acting on the advice, please consider if it’s right for you. Bank fees and charges may apply.