Banking & Foreign Exchange Transactions

We strive to take the hassle out of each and every stage of your migration and our Banking & Foreign Exchange Partners assist in doing just that.

Working with these these partners together are a dynamic force as you can set up your account from the UK and start transferring your money so you’re good to go once you hit the ground.

Commonwealth Bank can quickly organise your bank account today. So there’s one less thing to worry about when you arrive.

You can open an account up to 3 months before you get to Australia Opening an account with the Commonwealth Bank is fast, easy, 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.

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

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.

FairFX – supporting individuals and businesses with smart technology for moving money in real time, enabling you to take charge wherever you are!

Send money abroad with preferential exchange rates and no transfer fees or commission. Make simple, fast, secure payments with the help of FairFX currency experts.

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Speak to an expert  

Global Reach is a leading currency specialist, helping customers make quick and secure money transfers around the world every day. Whether you’re looking to buy a holiday home abroad, emigrate overseas, or are temporarily working in another country, Global Reach can help you maximise your currency transfers. By signing up for a free account, you’ll be able to receive the latest currency news, have an introduction with a member of the Dealing team to discuss your transfer, and gain access to live quotes. Transfers can be tailored around your needs, so whether you want to capitalise on a positive market movement immediately or protect your funds from adverse market fluctuations for the next year, Global Reach can help.

Tel: 0203 856 8011



Talk to an expert

Moneycorp are an award-winning foreign exchange specialist with over 35 years’ experience. Our market expertise saves both individuals and businesses money on their international payments and travel money needs. You can get bank-beating exchange rates when sending your money to a bank account in Australia. If you would like to save money please contact us on the details below – please mention The Down Under Centre

Tel: 0808 274 1998


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