You’ve come to the right place.

It’s easy and hassle-free to move your everyday banking to us. Plus, there are loads of great benefits. 

Your BNZ

Enjoy more than just an account when you decide to move your banking to us. There are lots of good reasons to make the switch. 

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Award-winning banking

Set goals, budget and keep track of your money with our award-winning internet banking and mobile app. 

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Get rewarded. Every day.

Earn Cash Rewards or Fly Buys points^ on your spending with our BNZ Advantage credit card^.

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Find us when you need us

We have 170 stores and 400 ATMs across New Zealand. 

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Join our online community

Ask questions and get answers about money in our BNZ Community

Start the switch

Start the switch

Multiple ways to get started 

You can start the switch to us by opening an account.

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Open an account straight away

If you’ve already verified your identity with RealMe®, you can open a transaction or savings account online and start using it straight away in Mobile and Internet Banking. This means you won’t have to visit us in store to prove your identity.

Get comfy. Make yourself at home.

It’s easy to get up and running once you’ve registered for Internet Banking.

Transfer your salary

Give your employer your new account details and get your salary transferred over. 

Set up bill payments

Add payees, set up automatic payments, transfer money or send it overseas^

Switch direct debits

Get your regular direct debit payments moved to your new account. 

Pay for things

Choose which day-to-day accounts you want linked to your Eftpos or Flexi Debit Visa card. 

On hand when you need it

With our mobile app you can check your balances at a glance and quickly move money as you need to. With fingerprint login/Touch ID, you can be in and out in a flash^. You can even change which accounts you access on your cards. Easy! 

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Learn more about Mobile Banking with us

Award-winning banking

Creating the best banking experiences for our customers is at the heart of what we do. But don’t just take our word for it. 


Delightful Digital Experiences

We ranked top in New Zealand for digital banking experiences that customers love in SAP’s 2016 New Zealand Digital Experience Report.

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Outstanding Design

Our internet banking and mobile app won Best Effect award for design and innovation excellence in the 2014 Best Design Awards.

Let us help you switch


Small Print

Account opening and lending criteria, terms and fees apply. BNZ standard terms and conditions apply to all BNZ transaction and savings accounts. Details of our fees can be found in our Fees Guide. Rates and fees are subject to change.

  1. Fly Buys terms and conditions apply.

  2. Rewards are earned on eligible purchases, which exclude cash advances, balance transfers, interest charges, bank fees, gambling, betting and lottery transactions, government charges and unauthorised transactions for which you are not liable.

  3. Service fees may apply.

  4. Mobile coverage and data required to access the BNZ Mobile Banking app. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Google Play is a trademark of Google Inc.

Privacy terms and conditions

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