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1. What you'll get, straight away
An account of your very own
Access to internet banking
2. Bring along these bits of ID, later
your passport, or
your New Zealand driver licence and a credit or ATM/EFTPOS card from another bank, with your name and signature on it.
Proof of address e.g. a bank statement, power bill or something similar
You don't need ID to get started right now. But for your safety, access to your account and internet banking is limited until you verify your identity at a local branch. You'll be able to put money into your new account, but you won't be able to take it out.
Pick the option that's right for you
Living overseas, here on a tourist visa or looking to move to New Zealand?
Already a Kiwibank customer?
Go to the Apply & Open screen inside internet banking or give us a call.
We’re here to help, so don’t hesitate to get in touch.