Commonwealth Bank

Banking in Australia

Coming to Australia is much more than just a change of address. While it’s an exciting time, it can also be stressful. The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been helping customers move their finances to Australia since 1949. With support from a dedicated global Migrant Financial Services team, you can be confident that your finances are in good hands.

The security of Australia's largest bank

As Australia’s leading provider of integrated financial services, we combine strength and security with the backing of specialist teams, services and an extensive range of flexible, competitively priced products.

You can also enjoy the convenience of:

  • More than 1,000 branches nationally

  • Over 4,000 Automated Telling Machines (ATMs)

  • NetBank, where you can access and manage your money online – anywhere, anytime

  • Our award-winning CommBank app, the easy way to bank on the go

  • Personalised support of a Relationship Manager*.

Instant account opening and a dedicated support team

Opening an account with the Commonwealth Bank is fast, effortless and secure and provides you with instant access to your account details. You can start transferring money to your new Australian account straightaway** and view your balance online before you arrive, using NetBank***.

To open an account or to find out more, simply click on the logo below.

Things to know before you Can: Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 is a company incorporated in Australia.* Relationship management support is available to selected moving to Australia customers who earn an annual income of $120,000 or above. We will need to verify your proof of income and visa to qualify for this service. ** Customers will be able to withdraw theirfunds once they arrive in Australia and identify themselves at a Commonwealth Bank branch. *** Customers will have limited access to NetBank until they arrive in Australia and identify themselves at a Commonwealth Bank branch.