Community & Partnerships

We're committed to helping customers, communities and Aotearoa be better off. Partnering with organisations to achieve this, whether it's boosting kids' financial literacy, providing tools to feel more secure, or celebrating exceptional New Zealanders. This is our commitment.

Making a positive impact with Sarah Hirini

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We're proud to partner with Olympic, world and national rugby player Sarah Hirini, Ngāti Kahungunu, in her role as Whatu Kōkiri, Kiwibank Impact Champion. Our partnership combines our banking expertise and passion for supporting Kiwi thrive, with Sarah's advocacy for financial security and leadership, and we're excited to share this with our Kiwibank team, customers and communities.

Kiwibank New Zealander of the Year Awards


We've been sponsoring the New Zealander of the Year Awards for more than a decade, honouring extraordinary Kiwi whose selflessness, creativity and vision make us proud to call New Zealand home.

Building financial literacy with Banqer

Partnerships Banqer

We're passionate about growing the financial literacy of the next generation. That's why we partner with Banqer to enable primary and secondary school classrooms throughout the country to prepare for the financial world ahead.

Our purpose

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We're passionate about creating a sustainable future for our customers, communities and the beautiful environment that we have in New Zealand. We do this across four key pillars - climate change, financial wellbeing, being inclusive and running our business responsibly.