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Why bank with CommBank?

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Over 4,000 ATMs and 950 branches

Accessing your money is easy with our extensive ATM and branch network across Australia.

Invest from $5,000

Award winning mobile banking

Our CommBank app, also available for your smartwatch, lets you pay friends using just their mobile number and more.

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Easy to use online banking

NetBank - Australia’s #1 online bank - lets you schedule your bill payments using BPAY® or direct debits and more.

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Forget your monthly account fee

We’ll waive the $4 fee for your new Everyday Account Smart Access if you deposit at least $2,000 a month.* Find out more about rates, fees and fee exemptions.

 

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Open your account in under five minutes in these four simple steps

Step 1
  • If you bank online with us, you can log on to NetBank and speed up the process
  • If you don’t bank online with us, all we need is your name, contact details, date of birth and a password you can use for NetBank.

Step 2

If you’ve got your driver’s licence, Medicare card, passport or birth certificate handy, you may not even need to go to a branch.

Step 3

The Debit MasterCard® that comes with your new account will be on its way.

Step 4

With the CommBank app, you can:

  • Shop using your mobile with Tap & Pay
  • Withdraw money from CommBank ATMs without your card#
  • Pay friends using their mobile number.^

  • $4 monthly account fee will be waived if you deposit at least $2,000 per month (or $1,000 if you’re aged 21 to 24). The waiver will also apply if you’re on Student Options, under 21, or you meet certain other criteria.*
  • $0 ATM withdrawal fee from CommBank and Bankwest ATMs in Australia
  • $0 personal overdraft establishment fee and no monthly interest charges or fees if you don’t use your overdraft. Find out more about personal overdrafts.

Additional fees apply for:

  • International transactions
  • Assisted withdrawals in branch or over the phone
  • Cheques written by you.

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Our free online switching tool helps you move your regular payments – like your salary and bills –  to your new account.

You can apply if you:

  • Are aged 14 years and over.
  • Have an Australian residential address. If you’re applying from overseas or have recently arrived in Australia, see our Moving to Australia section
  • Are opening the account in your personal names (no Company, Trading or Trust accounts – see business accounts). To open a trust account, please apply at any branch
  • Have a Tax File Number (TFN) or TFN Exemption. You don’t have to provide your TFN, but if you don’t CommBank is legally required to deduct tax from any interest earned on the account above a certain threshold.

Setting up a joint account
Make joint bills easier to manage with a joint account for up to two people. See how to set up a joint account.

Kids, teens, students and young adults:
We’ve got some handy tips and information for you.

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Things you should know

The advice on this website has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. Because of that, you should, before acting on the advice, consider its appropriateness to your circumstances. Please view our Financial Services Guide (PDF 68KB). Full terms and conditions for the transaction and savings accounts (PDF | 660KB)  mentioned and Electronic Banking are available here or from any branch of the Commonwealth Bank.

* Monthly account fee waived for accounts opened after 1 June 2010 with at least $2,000 deposited each calendar month and from 17 October 2011, if you are 21 to 24 years old you will be exempt from monthly account fees if you deposit at least $1000 into the account each calendar month (excludes Bank initiated transactions). A monthly account fee waiver will also apply if you’re under 21 years of age, or you’re a full-time or part-time tertiary student at an Australian educational institution or undertaking an Australian Apprenticeship on Student Options. You may also be eligible for a different monthly account fee exemption if you have an aged disability or war veterans pension deposited in your account, have a balance of $50,000 or more in eligible contributing accounts, are part of a wealth package or are reliant on over the counter services because of a disability.

Limit of $500 in without a card withdrawals per day from over 3,000 CommBank ATMs. CommBank app, NetBank, NetCode and account access required. Full conditions on app.

^The recipient needs to have an Australian bank account (with BSB and account number) and have an active mobile phone number.

Electronic transactions can be made via Commonwealth Bank ATMs and Bankwest ATMs, online with NetBank, via telephone banking or EFTPOS in Australia.

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