Moving to Australia? Start your new life today, with Australia's leading bank.

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has been helping customers move their finances to Australia since 1949.

Instant account opening and a dedicated support team.

Opening an account with the Commonwealth Bank is fast, 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 Australia's number one online bank NetBank.

Enjoy the convenience of:

  • More than 950 branches nationally
  • Australia's largest bank ATM network
  • NetBank, where you can access and manage your money online - anywhere, anytime
  • The award-winning CommBank app, the easy way to bank on the go
  • Personalised support of a Relationship Manager when you earn an annual income of $80,000 or above*

To instantly open an account or for personal support, simply click here.

Things you should know: Commonwealth Bank of Australia ABN 48 123 123 124 is a company incorporated in Australia. *We will need to verify your proof of income and visa to qualify for this service. +Customers will be able to withdraw their funds 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.