Westpac at a glance.

Westpac has been serving New Zealanders since 1861 and is today one of the country’s largest full service banks with more than 1.35 million customers.

We provide a full range of retail and commercial financial services including home and business lending, funds management and treasury services as well as being the government’s bank since 1989.

As the government’s bank, we provide main banking services to over 200 entities including 40 key government agencies. These include:

  • Helping to collect more than $470m in child support payments each year.
  • Processing payroll for 94,000 teachers and support staff in around 2,500 schools.
  • Enabling 809,000 superannuation payments each fortnight.
  • Helping collect $80b tax each year.

We support Aotearoa in a range of ways beyond our core business and are focused on helping solve some of the biggest long-term challenges in Aotearoa.


JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Cash Earnings
$649m

Cash earnings.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Customers
1.34 m

Customers.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Tax
$444m

Tax paid.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Deposits
$71b

Deposits.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Home Lending
$55.2b

Home lending.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Branches
143

Branches.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Employees
4,354

Employees (full and part time).

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Women
50.4%

Women in leadership.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Community
$7.53m

Community investment.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Climate Change
$1.6b

Lending to climate change solutions.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Carbon Emission
19%

Carbon emissions reduction since 2019.

JN15855 09 19 Sustainability Westpac at a Glance Suppliers
$661m

Paid to suppliers.