Here's a list of our most requested PDF forms. Unless otherwise specified, you will need to print and fill in the form and then take it to your nearest Westpac branch in order to complete the application. Remember to bring suitable identification with you too.
To open a new personal bank account with us, fill in the Open a personal bank account form
Or for the kids, here's our Westpac Junior Account form. Note that you will also need an IRD number application form IR 595 if your child doesn’t have an IRD number yet, and proof of ID for your child such as their passport or New Zealand birth certificate.
To open a new organisational account with us, fill in the Opening account for organisations
Existing Westpac customers only:
If you want to:
- add or remove a signatory
- change the current signing rule
- change your account name or contact details
then please use one of the following forms:
If you have more than two signatories to add, then you will also need to fill in the Schedule of extra signatories form.
To authorise automatic payments, fill in the Set up of an automatic payment form.
Credit cards and DebitPlus Visa
To apply for a Credit Card or DebitPlus Visa you can simply fill in an application form online (Credit Card application form, DebitPlus Visa application form) Alternatively you can print out the below PDFs, fill them in manually and bring into a branch.
Existing Westpac credit card holders only:
Request a change to your credit card account form such as increasing your credit limit, adding or removing a signatory or updating your name or address.
Use this form to change between Westpac credit cards: Change your credit card type form.
Set up a credit card or CashLine direct payment using this Direct payment form
Apply to transfer your balance from another bank’s credit card to a Westpac credit card with a low interest rate.
Authority to accept direct debits form(pdf 25kb)
Conditions of Use brochure (pdf 135kb)