What exchange rate is used if I use my credit card or debit card for an overseas transaction?
All overseas credit card transactions are converted into New Zealand dollars at the exchange rate(s) fixed by Mastercard®. Westpac does not set the applicable exchange rate.
- Convert any foreign currency transaction either directly into New Zealand dollars, or
- Convert the transaction amount first into United States dollars then into New Zealand dollars.
Things you should know.
Eligibility criteria, lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. Conditions of Use for the applicable card apply. Rates, transaction and services fees apply.
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