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No monthly maintenance fees means more money to spend on festivals, travel and nights out with mates.
Spend your money on the things you love
Thanks to no monthly maintenance fees or ATM fees at Bankwest or CommBank ATMs in Australia. 1 Fees and charges including other bank ATM fees, overseas ATM access fees and foreign transaction fees may apply.
Great student deals and discounts
Save on brands like Apple, The Iconic, Spotify, Microsoft Office and more with Student Edge.
Shop securely with Debit Mastercard®
Use your card to securely shop online and overseas.
Debit Mastercard access is available to Australian citizens and temporary or permanent residents aged 16 or over with an Australian residential address.
Unlock exclusive benefits at Perth Arena
As well as Debit Mastercard perks, you can use your card to access Perth Arena's Bankwest Lounge and get 10% off food and drinks. ? Lounge open from time main venue doors open. Bankwest Mastercard must be shown/presented to gain access to the lounge. Entry is subject to capacity and granted on a first come first served basis.
Want access to even more perks? As a Bankwest customer you’ll get access to exclusive offers plus heaps of other discounts and offers through our friends at Student Edge.
|Variable interest rate on balances from $0 to $4,999.99||0.01% p.a.|
|Variable interest rate on balances from $5,000 to $19,999.99||0.01% p.a.|
|Variable interest rate on balances from $20,000 to $49,999.99||0.01% p.a.|
|Variable interest rate on balances of $50,000 or over||0.05% p.a.|
|Interest is calculated daily and paid quarterly to your account.|
|Monthly maintenance fee||$0|
|Electronic withdrawal fee||$0|
|Counter withdrawal fee||$5 per transaction|
|Overseas ATM access fee||$5 per transaction 3 The overseas bank may charge a fee for using their ATM. Other fees and charges, including foreign transaction fees, may apply.|
|Foreign transaction fee ? For each transaction occurring outside Australia in foreign currency or Australian dollars. Overseas purchases made online may incur foreign transaction fees.||
2.95% of the transaction amount
Paper statement fee
Avoid this fee with eStatements.
$1.25 per statement
Customers with this account will receive eStatements via Bankwest Online Banking. Customers who opt to receive a paper statement, however, may be charged the above fee. All accounts opened prior to 13 February 2017 will be progressively switched over to eStatements. Exemptions apply.
Rates are subject to change. Other fees and charges may apply. For more detailed information, see the Student Account Product Schedule (PDF) and Your Guide to Banking Fees (PDF).
View our transaction account terms and conditions
Transaction account terms and conditions:
The relevant Product Schedule together with all of the related documents form the complete Product Disclosure Statement for this product.
Student Account Product Schedule (PDF)
No matter how you like to do your banking, we are here to make the process as easy as possible.
Block your card instantly
Easily put a temporary lock on your lost or stolen card by logging into online banking or within the Bankwest App.
Set your card up with Google Pay and pay for things using your Android smartphone.
Tell us about yourself
If you’re an existing Bankwest customer simply click ‘apply now’, which will take you to a form that is prepopulated with your details. If you’re new to Bankwest, you’ll be able to complete your details.
Choose your card colour
Once you’ve checked your details you’ll be able to choose your card colour.
Quick and easy verification
If you’re already a Bankwest customer, this is already complete. If not, use your current driver’s license, Medicare card and/or passport for quick and easy verification online or in store.
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You’ll also get unlimited domestic online and electronic transactions for $3.99 per month.
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Things you should know
1. Fees and charges including other bank ATM fees, overseas ATM access fees and foreign transaction fees may apply.
2. Debit Mastercard access is available to Australian citizens and temporary or permanent residents aged 16 or over with an Australian residential address.
3. The overseas bank may charge a fee for using their ATM. Other fees and charges, including foreign transaction fees, may apply.
Mastercard and the Mastercard brand mark are registered trademarks, and the circles design and Tap & go are trademarks of Mastercard International Incorporated.
Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
Terms and conditions apply to the use of Google Pay. Android and Google Pay are trademarks of Google Inc.