Migrant banking

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Whether you are looking at migrating to Fiji or from Fiji, Westpac can assist you in the transition process and establish new bank accounts in your new country of residence.

Establishing a banking relationship in Fiji

Are looking to live or work in Fiji, or are you contemplating establishing a business? If you are, one of your first priorities will be to establish new, local currency bank accounts in Fiji. Westpac can ensure that your personal, sole proprietor or company bank accounts are established before you arrive in the country.

The attached document details the account opening process and documentation requirements.

Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF  How to open a bank account in Fiji (PDF 70kb)

Requirements for establishing a business operation in Fiji

Looking to establish a business in Fiji? Once you have made the decision to establish operations on the ground in Fiji there are a number of steps you must take in order to obtain the necessary regulatory approval to commence operations. To assist you through the regulatory process we have provided some useful links and reference material.

The attached document outlines some of the regulatory requirements that you will have to meet in order to start up a new business in Fiji.

Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF  Regulatory requirements: Starting a new business in Fiji (PDF 513kb)

Establishing a bank account in Australia, New Zealand, Asia or elsewhere in the Pacific

Are you looking to establish business operations overseas? Regardless of whether you are looking at leaving Fiji for a short or long period of time Westpac can assist you establish bank accounts in a number of overseas countries.

Westpac is a dominant bank throughout Australasia and the Pacific. We have a strong physical presence across the region; Westpac is represented in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa, Cook Islands, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Papua New Guinea. We are able to assist you with your business and personal banking requirements in each of these locations.

The attached document outlines how Westpac can assist you open bank accounts in Australia, New Zealand, Asia or elsewhere in the Pacific.

Adobe Acrobat Reader PDF  Establishing a banking relationship outside of Fiji (PDF 38kb)

Local currency

The local currency is: 

Fiji flag  FJD - Fijian Dollar