To save you time, here’s a checklist of what you’ll need to apply:
If you’re brand new to Bankwest, welcome! Once your application is approved, we’ll need to confirm who you are, so pop into your nearest Bankwest store with an original or certified copy of your choice of the following:
|one form of primary ID with a photo (i.e. passport or driver’s license) or|
|two forms of primary ID without a photo (i.e. birth certificate and government benefits card) or|
|one form of primary ID without a photo (i.e. birth certificate or Citizenship papers), plus one form of secondary ID (i.e. a utility bill)|
To see what else you can use as ID documents, check out our simple guidelines.
Not near a Bankwest store? No worries! Print out our Credit Card Identity Verification Form (PDF) and take it down to your local Australia Post Bank@Post outlet along with your ID.
Whether a new or an existing customer, you may also need to provide us with additional information, such as:
In order for us to verify your income you’ll need to send in copies of your income documents. Your current employment circumstances will dictate which documents are required:
Do you work for an employer? i.e. Pay As You Go (PAYG)
Do you own your own business or subcontract? i.e. Self employed
Do you receive other income?
If you are refinancing debt(s) from another financial institution you must also provide:
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