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. 


2018 Canstar Bank of the Year - Online Banking

We’re excited to be the 2018 Canstar Bank of the Year for Online Banking. This award recognises the smart digital tools and great online experiences we design for our customers.

A snapshot of 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 branches 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

Open an account to start the switch

Open an account online using RealMe, a New Zealand passport or New Zealand driver licence. You can also make an appointment at a BNZ branch.

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RealMe

Opened immediately

If you’ve verified your identity with RealMe® and we can verify your NZ address, you can open an account online and start using it straight away in Mobile and Internet Banking.

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New Zealand passport

Opened next business day

You’ll take videos of you and your passport using your mobile or desktop device, and submit them online. When you’re finished, we’ll verify your passport details and NZ address and get back to you.

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New Zealand driver licence

Opened next business day

You’ll take videos of you and your driver licence using your mobile or desktop device, and submit them online. When you’re finished, we’ll verify your licence and NZ address and get back to you.

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 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. You can even change which accounts you access on your cards, plus if your card ever gets lost or stolen, you can block it straight away and unblock it if you find it again. Easy! 

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Find out more about Mobile Banking

Let us help you switch

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