Future payments/transfers

Using ANZ Internet Banking you can easily manage any future payments and transfers that you've scheduled. You can view the details for payments, skip/un-skip a payment or delete one.

  • If you wish to delete or skip a transfer or bill payment, the request must be lodged with ANZ Internet Banking before 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day before the transfer or bill payment date.
  • For example if you have a bill to pay on Wednesday your request to delete or skip the bill payment must be submitted by 11.59pm on Tuesday.

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Use our faqs to find out more about future payments/transfers.

Where can I see payments I've scheduled for future dates?

The "Future payments/transfer" section under the "Pay and transfer" menu provides you with a summary of the transfers or bill payments you have scheduled via ANZ Internet Banking to be processed on a future date.

What information can I find on the "Future payments/transfers" page?

The "Future payments/transfer" screen provides the following information:

  • Status: this will only display "Skip" if you have chosen to skip a transfer/payment or "Deleted" if you have cancelled the transfer/payment. If the payment/transfer has not been deleted or skipped no status will display.
  • Transfer date or payment date: the date the transfer or bill payment is scheduled to be processed.
  • Transfer or payment type: a one off payment/transfer will display as "One off transfer or one off bill payment". A recurring payment/transfer will display the payment frequency (for example, daily, weekly, monthly etc.).
  • From account and to account or biller: the "From account" is the account from which the transfer or bill payment is scheduled to be made. The "To account" is the account to which the transfer or bill payment is scheduled to be made. If you are registered for Pay Anyone, the "To account" will show the payee to transfer to. For bill payments the "To biller" is the biller that is scheduled to be paid.
  • Lodgement number: this is issued when you submit the payment/transfer. The lodgement number can be used for any enquiries you may have about this transfer or bill payment.
  • Amount: the amount that is scheduled to be transferred or paid.
Can I view details of these future dated payments or transfers?

Yes. You can view full details of the future transfers or bill payments by clicking the "View details" link under the payment summary. The following information will display:

  • From account: the account from which the payment is scheduled to be made.
  • To biller: the biller that is scheduled to be paid.
  • To account:the account to which the transfer is scheduled to be made. For Pay Anyone this section shows the BSB, account number, account name and the message or reference of the payee.
  • Amount: the amount that is scheduled to be paid.
  • Payment/transfer instructions: details of the payment that you have lodged with us, such as payment/transfer date.
  • Lodgement number: this is issued when you submit the payment/transfer. The lodgement number can be used for any enquiries you may have about this payment/transfer.
I need to delete a future dated transaction - how can I do this?

You can delete future bill payments via the "Future payments/transfers" page by clicking on the "Immediately delete payment/transfer" link.

  • This will immediately delete the selected future dated payment.
  • The payment will remain in your future payments/transfers list with a status of "deleted" until the due date.
  • If you wish to delete a transfer, the request must be lodged with ANZ Internet Banking prior to 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day prior to payment.
Can I edit or delete a transfer I've schedule for today?

You cannot cancel or delete immediate transfers or a scheduled payment/transfer to be processed today.

  • Transfers must be deleted prior to 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day prior to the transfer date.
How can I skip a payment from a recurring sequence?

You can skip a future payment/transfer from a recurring sequence via the "Future Payments/Transfer" page. Simply click the "Skip/Un-skip next scheduled transfer" link.

  • This will skip the selected future dated payment.
  • You may click on the same link if you decide to un-skip the scheduled payment.
  • If you wish to skip a transfer, the request must be lodged with ANZ Internet Banking prior to 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day prior to payment.
Can I edit a future dated transfer?

No. You cannot edit a future dated transfer. However, you can delete the future payments, transfers or bill payments via the "Future payments/transfer" page by clicking on the "Immediately delete payment/transfer" link.

  • This will immediately delete the selected future dated payment.
  • The request must be lodged with ANZ Internet Banking prior to 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day prior to payment.
  • Once deleted, you can then set up a new payment with the required changes.
How long does it take a request to be processed?

Pay Anyone transfers requested before 6.00pm (AEST) on a bank business day will be processed to your account on the same day.

  • Transfers requested after this time will be debited from your account immediately but processed on the following bank business day.
  • When the payee's account is credited will depend on the policy and systems of the payee's bank.

Bill payments requested before 6.00pm (AEST) on a bank business day will be processed to your account on the same day.

  • Transfers requested after this time will be debited immediately but may be processed on the next banking business day.
  • When the biller's account will be credited will depend on the policy and systems of the biller's bank.
How do I know if my payments are successful?

Whenever you confirm a payment/transfer you'll see a lodgement number and a receipt number. The receipt number confirms that the payment has been submitted successfully.

For scheduled payments, you can check the status and the receipt number via the "Past payments/transfers" page. For unsuccessful payments, the status will show as failed. You can also check the details of the payment to find the reason the payment failed.

Are there fees for transferring to other people's accounts?

There is no fee/charge for Pay Anyone, transfer between accounts and BPAY® payments.

  • If you use all of your free withdrawals from your accounts for any given month, normal excess transaction fees and government charges may apply.
  • There is a $24.00 fee per transaction for transferring funds overseas via ANZ Internet Banking.
  • There is a $25.00 fee for the purchase of international drafts.
Can I make a bill payment with my ANZ Credit Card?

Bill payments from your ANZ Credit Card can be processed as either a purchase or cash advance. This is dependent upon how the biller is set up with the BPAY® billing service. The biller has the option of accepting a credit card as a method of payment.

  • If the biller chooses to accept, the bill payment is processed as a purchase.
  • If the biller does not accept credit card payments, ANZ may allow you to make the payment from your ANZ Credit Card (if sufficient funds are available). 
  • If you choose to proceed with the credit card payment, it will be processed as a cash advance and interest will accrue accordingly.
Important notes
  • Future-dated transfers require cleared funds in your account at 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day before the scheduled transfer date.
  • All future-dated transfers will be processed by us on the morning of the date requested unless the payment date falls on a weekend or public holiday in which case the transfer will be processed on the next bank business day.
  • If you wish to delete or skip a transfer, the request must be lodged with ANZ Internet Banking prior to 12.00am (midnight AEST) on the day prior to payment.

Need more help?

For further assistance please call the ANZ Internet Banking team on 13 33 50 (International callers: +61 3 9683 8833) 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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