NetBank Real-time Alerts

Key benefits

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Alerts on the go

Real-time Alerts are sent via email, SMS or CommBank app notifications. Alerts are free for CommBank customers.

Real-time updates

Real-time updates

Know when you’ve been paid or when your account balance is getting low. You set the limits and how you want to be alerted.

Pause, re-activate, delete

Pause, re-activate, stop

Going overseas or lost your phone? Pause, re-activate or stop alerts any time in NetBank.

Set up Real-time Alerts

Setting up an alert is quick and simple. Log on to NetBank > More > Manage my Alerts.

Download the CommBank app so you can be alerted via in app push notifications.

Alert types

Low balance
High balance
Incoming payment

Gain greater visibility of your money

Stay on top of your money 24/7 by setting up free Real-time Alerts in NetBank. Get an alert via email, SMS or CommBank app notifications when:

  • Your account balance goes below or above a specific balance
  • You’ve received a payment.

You’ll receive app notifications as a default option if you have the CommBank app.

Frequently asked questions

Real-time Alerts are free for CommBank customers. Alerts help you manage your money to make sure there’s enough in your account for day to day expenses, meet upcoming bill payments and avoid overdrawing approval fees.

For business customers, you can be notified of cash flow changes such as receiving payments from customers, or avoid overdrawing approval fees when your balance is low.

Things you should know:

Our new Real-time Alerts service is available for selected Business Transaction Account, Streamline Account, Smart Access Account and Complete Access Account holders at this time.

The Bank does not charge for the NetBank Alerts service, but you may incur message and data charges from your telecommunications service provider. Alerts are sent in real-time 24/7. Alerts may be suspended by the Bank at any time without notice. Delivery of alerts may be delayed for various reasons, including service outages affecting your phone, wireless or internet provider; technology failures; and system capacity limitations.

Before using NetBank or the CommBank app, view the Electronic Banking Terms and Conditions. View Terms and Conditions for Business Transaction and Savings Accounts (PDF 396kb), Transaction, Savings and Investment Accounts and our Financial Services Guide (PDF 59kb) 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.

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