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overseas: +61 8 9449 2840^

overseas fax: +61 1300 72 47 54^

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PO Box E237, Perth, WA, Australia 6841

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Are you preparing to travel overseas?

Let us know when you plan to travel overseas and we can keep watch over your accounts for any suspicious activity. Just send us the completed form below.

Need to exchange foreign currency?

Bankwest offers a variety of services, from foreign cash to telegraphic transfers, in a range of currencies and for a number of different countries.

Do you want to send funds home to Australia?

Please complete the form online, print it, sign it and then fax to 1300 394 844.

Please note that if you're depositing funds to a Bankwest account the SWIFT code is BKWAAU6P.

Migrating to Australia soon?

Complete the Australian Bank Account Enquiry Form. One of our Migrant Banking Specialists will contact you within one business day.

Lost or had your credit card stolen while overseas?

If you're outside Australia and have lost your card (or worse, had it stolen), call us immediately on +61 8 9486 4130* any time of the day or night or for other emergency assistance please call us on the above number.

*This is a reverse charges number. To use this number from outside Australia please contact the international operator in the country you are in and request to be put through to +61 8 9486 4130. Please note: we have no control over any charges applied by the local or international telephone company for contacting the operator.

^ Calls made overseas from land lines or mobile phones will be subject to standard international call rates applicable to the country from which the call originated.


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