Open a new ANZ bank account

Opening a bank account doesn't have to be complicated.

Our everyday banking, savings accounts and term deposits offer easy and convenient access to your funds and competitive interest rates.

Choose the option that's right for you:

New and existing customers living in Australia

Everyday banking

Savings accounts

Term Deposits

Concession accounts

Call 1800 008 177, from 8.00am to 8.00pm (AEST) Monday to Friday or visit your local ANZ branch.

New customers moving to Australia

Apply before you arrive

If you're currently overseas but planning to move to Australia, you can apply for an ANZ Access Advantage and an ANZ Online Saver account prior to your arrival. This enables you to transfer funds to your account before you leave home, and you'll be set up to receive payments once you arrive. Upon arrival, simply visit an ANZ branch to complete ANZ's Customer Identification Process and you'll be able to withdraw funds from your ANZ Access Advantage account.

 

How to Apply

Visit our Moving to Australia site, or call 61 3 8699 6943 from 8.00am to 8.00pm (AEST) Monday to Friday.

How to apply online

To apply online for a personal ANZ everyday bank account or savings account you must:

  • be available to complete ANZ’s Customer Identification Process or be an existing ANZ customer.
  • use the account for personal use only (not to be used as a business account).

If you are currently overseas but are planning to move to Australia, you can apply for an ANZ Access Advantage account and an ANZ Online Saver account prior to your arrival and complete ANZ's Customer Identification Process once you are in Australia. Visit our Moving to Australia site for more information.

** Please note: to apply online for a personal ANZ Online Saver account it must be linked to an eligible ANZ everyday bank account with ANZ Internet and/or ANZ Phone Banking access, for which terms and conditions and fees and charges apply.

What happens after you apply online?
  1. You should receive an email confirming your new account details, and giving any further instructions.
  2. If you are a new ANZ customer you will need to complete ANZ’s Customer Identification Process. If you are moving to Australia, once you arrive, simply Visit an ANZ branch to complete ANZ's Customer Identification Process and you will be able to withdraw funds from your ANZ Access Advantage account.
  3. When you receive your card you will need to activate it before you start using it. A PIN advice will be mailed within five business days after the card is issued.

Managing your account

Link your accounts in ANZ Internet Banking and manage them in the one place.

Carry your bank with you 24/7 with ANZ goMoney™.

Don't want to apply online?

Call ANZ direct
Call our team on 1800 505 232, International callers: 61 3 8699 6943 from 8.00am to 8.00pm (AEST) Monday to Friday.

Terms and conditions

 

** ANZ Online Saver is only open to customers who are the account holders of, or signatories to, an eligible ANZ deposit account with ANZ Internet and/or Phone Banking access. Eligible accounts include ANZ Access Advantage, ANZ Access Select, ANZ Access Basic, ANZ Pensioner Advantage, ANZ Progress Saver, ANZ V2 PLUS, ANZ Premium Cash Management Account and ANZ Everyday Visa Debit. Terms and conditions and fees and charges apply to the eligible account.

Any advice does not take into account your personal needs and financial circumstances and you should consider whether it is appropriate for you.

ANZ recommends you read the Terms and Conditions and the Financial Services Guide (PDF 512kB) before acquiring the product.

ANZ goMoney™ is provided by and is a trademark of ANZ.

ANZ goMoney™ for Android™ is only available in Google Play™. ANZ goMoney™ for iPhone is only available from the App Store. iPhone is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc.

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