• The money comes out of your account straight away

  • Ideal when you don't want to pay in cash or if you don't have a cheque book

  • The person you’re paying will have more certainty that your cheque payment will clear (eg large Trade Me purchases)

  • Good alternative to carrying large amounts of cash


To order a bank cheque, you need to have an everyday account with Kiwibank.

Get one now

You can arrange a bank cheque on the spot at your local Kiwibank. A fee applies.

Download Kiwibank’s Disclosure Statement (PDF 991.5 KB) or pick up a copy from your local Kiwibank.