Hold funds in foreign currencies with a Kiwibank Foreign Currency Account (FCA). This is especially handy if you regularly send and receive foreign currency, or if you've recently migrated to New Zealand.
To open a Kiwibank Foreign Currency Account, you'll need to have a Kiwibank everyday banking account in New Zealand Dollars, and a minimum deposit of $500 NZD.
Contact our International Services Team on 0800 222 490 from New Zealand or +644 460 9290 from overseas - or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To deposit a cheque or bank draft, complete a foreign currency account deposit form (PDF 21 KB) and send it with your foreign cheques or drafts to:
7 Waterloo Quay
Attention: International Services Team
Kiwibank takes no responsibility for your deposit until it has been signed for at this address. We recommend you use a courier service to track your delivery.
Please note that you cannot deposit foreign cash into your foreign currency account.
For more information, phone 0800 222 490 from New Zealand or +644 460 9290 from overseas - or email us at email@example.com.
Download Kiwibank’s Disclosure Statement (PDF 1.7 MB) or pick up a copy at your local Kiwibank.