How to open a bank account

ASB Bank

  • Visit an ASB branch with your passport to book an appointment.
  • Apply for an IRD number online.
  • Bring your IRD number and proof of address when you visit the bank again to open your account


ANZ Bank

  • Complete the online form on the ANZ website.
  • Bring your passport and a proof of address letter to an ANZ branch to activate your account.