names of banks in Australia

Full names of banks in Australia

Last Updated on November 17, 2022 by admin

Migrating to Australia can be a very busy time, it important you know all the names of banks to enable you determine where to open an account before or after arrival.

There are Australian-owned banks which provide a wide range of financial products and services to Australian customers, including savings and transaction accounts, home loans, personal loans and credit cards.

Also there are also Foreign subsidiary banks which is is incorporated in Australia that measure up to the same prudential standards and undergo the same supervision as Australian-owned banks.

For the purpose of this article, we are going to list all all Australia banks including foreign subsidiary banks, credit union,building societies  and Australian-owned banks

Also read: Names of banks in Canada

Before we dive into the list of Australia banks let take a look at top 10 banks

1. Commonwealth Bank: It has presence across New Zealand, Fiji, Asia, the United States, and united kingdom it as Founded in 1911

2. Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ):The bank operates in 34 markets across the US, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, the Asia-Pacific region, and the Middle East.

3. National Australian Bank (NAB):The bank was formed by the merger of the National Bank of Australasia and the Commercial Banking Company of Sydney in 1982.

4.Westpac Bank:It became Westpac Banking Corporation when BNSW merged with the Commercial Bank of Australia

5. Bank of Queensland: It happen to be the oldest banks in Australia and it was Founded in 1874

6. Macquarie Bank: Macquarie Bank is the largest Investment bank in Australia. Founded in 1969

7. Bendigo Bank:This was formed by the merger of Bendigo Bank and Adelaide Bank in November 2007 and it serve as one of the largest retail banks in Australia.

8. AMP Bank Ltd: The bank was founded in 1988 and provides retail banking services

9. Suncorp Bank:It was Founded in 1902 and it provides general insurance, banking, life insurance, and wealth management services in Australia and New Zealand

10.Bankwest: founded in 1895 as a rural lender to support the State’s farming industries.

Australian-owned banks

1. AMP Bank Limited
2. Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ)
3. Australian Military Bank (formerly Australian Defence Credit Union
4. Auswide Bank (formerly Wide Bay Building Society)
5. AWA Alliance Bank
6.B&E Limited (trading as Bank of us)
7.Bank Australia (formerly bankmecu)
8.Bank of Melbourne
9. Bank of Queensland Limited


11.Bank of Western Australia Limited (trading as Bankwest)
13.BDCU Alliance Bank
14. Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited
15.Border Bank
16. BOQ Specialist
17.CIRCLE Alliance Bank
18. Commonwealth Bank of Australia
19.Community CPS Australia Limited (trading as Beyond Bank Australia)
20.Community Mutual Limited (trading as Regional Australia Bank)

21.Community Sector Banking
22.Defence Bank
23.Delphi Bank (formerly Bank of Cyprus Australia Limited)
25.Firefighters Mutual Bank
26.G&C Mutual Bank
27.Greater Bank
28.Heritage Bank
30.Hume Bank

31.IMB Bank
32.Judo Bank
33.Macquarie Bank Limited
34.Members Equity Bank Limited (trading as ME Bank)
35.MyState Bank
36.National Australia Bank Limited (NAB)
37.Police & Nurses Ltd (trading as P&N Bank)
38.Police Bank
39.QPCU limited (trading as QBANK)
40.Qudos Mutual Limited (trading as Qudos Bank)

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41.RACQ Bank
42.Reliance Bank
43.RSL Money
44.Rural Bank Limited
45.SERVICE ONE Alliance Bank
46.St.George Bank Limited
47.Suncorp Bank
48.Teachers Mutual Bank Limited
49. The Rock
50. Tyro Payments

51.Victoria Teachers Ltd (trading as Victoria Teachers Mutual Bank)
52. UBank
53. UniBank
54. Unity Bank Limited
55. Up Bank
56. Westpac Banking Corporation
57.Volt Bank–Online bank
58.86 400 Bank–Online bank

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Credit unions in Australia

1. Australian Central Credit Union Ltd (trading as People’s Choice Credit Union)
2. Bananacoast Community Credit Union Ltd
3.CAPE Credit Union Limited
4.Central Coast Credit Union Ltd
5. Central Murray Credit Union Limited
6.Central West Credit Union Limited
7. Coastline Credit Union Limited
8.Community Alliance Credit Union Limited
9.Community First Credit Union Limited
10.Credit Union Australia Ltd (trading as Great Southern Bank)

11.Credit Union SA Ltd
12.Dnister Ukrainian Credit Co-operative Limited
13.EECU Limited (trading as Nexus Mutual)
14.Family First Credit Union Limited
15.Fire Service Credit Union Limited
16. Firefighters & Affiliates Credit Co-operative Limited
17. First Choice Credit Union Ltd
18. First Option Credit Union Limited
19. Ford Co-operative Credit Society Limited
20. Gateway Bank

21.Goulburn Murray Credit Union Co-operative Limited
22. Heritage Isle Credit Union Limited
23. Holiday Coast Credit Union Ltd
24. Horizon Credit Union Ltd
25.Hunter United Employees’ Credit Union Limited
26. Laboratories Credit Union Limited
27.Lithuanian Co-operative Credit Society “Talka” Limited
28. Lysaght Credit Union Ltd
29. MacArthur Credit Union Ltd
30.Macquarie Credit Union Limited

31.MCU Ltd
32.My Credit Union Limited
33. Northern Inland Credit Union Limited
34.Nova Credit Union Limited
35.Orange Credit Union Limited
36. Police Credit Union Limited
37.Pulse Credit Union Limited
38.Queensland Country Credit Union Limited
39.Queenslanders Credit Union Limited
40.Railways Credit Union Limited (trading as MOVE)

41.Select Encompass Credit Union Ltd
42.South West Slopes Credit Union Ltd
43.Southern Cross Credit Union Ltd
44.South-West Credit Union Co-Operative Limited
45.Summerland Financial Services Limited (trading as Summerland Credit Union)
46.Sydney Credit Union Ltd
47.The Broken Hill Community Credit Union Ltd
48.The Capricornian Ltd
49. The Gympie Credit Union Ltd
50.Traditional Credit Union Limited

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51. Transport Mutual Credit Union Limited
52.Warwick Credit Union Ltd
53.WAW Credit Union Co-Operative Limited
54.Woolworths Employees’ Credit Union Limited

Foreign subsidiary banks in Australia

1. Arab Bank Australia Ltd
2.Bank of China (Australia) Ltd
3.Bank of Sydney Ltd
4.HSBC Bank Australia Ltd
5.Citibank Australia and Citi
6.ING Bank (Australia) Ltd (trading as ING Direct)
7.Rabobank Australia Limited

Building societies in Australia

1. Big Sky Building Society Limited
2.Maitland Mutual Building Society Limited (The Mutual)
3.Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited

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