If you're already a Westpac customer you can open a new transaction account, savings account or term deposit right now through Westpac One®1. This option is found in the right hand menu of the Accounts page , or, if you are using the Westpac One app, by selecting the 'Open a new...' tab on the top right.

If you are new to Westpac, you will find what you need to know about opening an account here.

Things you should know. 

Some customers may not be able to open an account online and will need to come into a branch instead. Generally, the main reason is the need to see a photo ID of you, even if you've had an account with us for a long time.