Why choose the Everyday Essentials Account?
With no transaction or account-keeping fees, the Everyday Essentials Account makes banking accessible for eligible Australians. Whether you prefer to bank online, in store, or on the go, this account gives you access to your money when and where you want it.
With so many ways to access your money
There's no interest paid on money in this account however, if you're saving for a goal and would like to earn interest, you may also like to open one of our Saving Accounts.
Make sure you are eligible
The Everyday Essentials Account is suitable for:
- holders of a Pensioner Concession Card, Health Care Card or Commonwealth Seniors Health Card; or
- recipients of a Centrelink/Government income support payment.
Account owners must be 11 years or older (unless otherwise stated on the Product Information Document) and a permanent resident of Australia.
To be eligible for a Suncorp Bank Visa Debit card you must be 16 years of age or older over and a permanent resident of Australia. If you are not eligible, you will receive a Suncorp Bank eftpos card instead.
Deposit Products are issued by Suncorp-Metway Ltd (“Suncorp Bank”) ABN 66 010 831 722 AFSL No 229882. Please read the Product Information Document for Personal Deposit Accounts before opening an account. Fees, charges, terms and conditions apply and are available on request.
Includes over 1,500 Suncorp Bank & Bendigo Bank ATMs
payWave accepted for purchases over $100, however you’ll be required to enter your PIN.