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Fixed term deposits offer a guaranteed rate of return on your money for the life of an investment. Choose the term or interest rate that best suits you.

A term deposit that can create positive impact

A truly responsible bank can make society better. We use the money our customers deposit to make loans to people, community organisations and businesses that create positive change. By choosing to bank with us, you will have peace of mind knowing your money won’t be supporting the growth of harmful industries.

You can help make a positive impact

By moving your banking to Bank Australia, you are ensuring your money isn’t supporting the fossil fuel industry or industries that harm people and the planet. 

Flexible timeframes and payments

Choose from our range of timeframes to suit your needs. Receive interest payments monthly or at maturity for selected terms.

What does your bank invest in?

 If the answer includes fossil fuels, weapons, tobacco or gambling, it's likely that the money you invest with your bank is supporting these industries.

Why choose 
our Term

Lock in your interest rate

Have security of fixed returns on your investment term.

Flexible payments

Choice of monthly interest (for selected timeframes) or interest at maturity1 for deposits from $500. 


Investments in Bank Australia are securely backed by the Government Guarantee2.

No fees

Watch your investment grow. Bank Australia's term deposits have no fees whatsoever.

Responsible banking

Be part of a bank that is 100% customer owned that puts its profits back into better rates and lower fees.

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Is this product right for you?

This product is covered by a Target market determination (TMD). A Target Market Determination (TMD) is a document which describes who a product is intended to be appropriate for based on a consumer’s needs, financial situation and objectives (target market).

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Flexible investment timeframes

Choose from our range of timeframes to suit your needs. Below are our some of our popular interest paid at maturity options.

3 month term deposit

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12 month term deposit

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36 month term deposit

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Term deposit support

Our range of resources can help you decide if a term deposit is right for you.

What will your term deposit return be?

Calculate your return using different amounts, terms and interest rates using our term deposit calculator.

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Term deposit vs. saving account

Which is right for you? We’ve put together some pros and cons of each to help you weigh up your options.

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A truly responsible bank can make society better

We use the money our customers deposit to make loans to people, community organisations and businesses that create positive change. When you bank with Bank Australia, you can be confident your money is working towards a positive and more sustainable future. 

That’s why we’re the bank with clean money.

Important information

1. Not all payment methods are available on all terms. See our Interest Rate schedule for more information.

2. Your total deposits in Bank Australia are protected up to a limit of $250,000. This protection is provided by the Commonwealth Government's Financial Claims Scheme. Deposits are subject to a limit. For more information on the Financial Claims Scheme, please visit the FCS website.

General advice warning: Information provided is of a general nature only. In providing you with this information you should consider the appropriateness of this advice with regards to your particular financial situation and needs. You should consult the Product Disclosure Documents before making a decision to apply for products with Bank Australia.

Terms, conditions, fees and charges may be applicable. 

Term Deposits require a minimum opening deposit of $500. The interest rates that apply to Term Deposits are the interest rates that are current on the date the investment is credited to yoru term deposit account, not the day the account is opened. Interest is calculated daily on whole balances and paid at maturity or at the frequency selected. Any request for early release of funds from the term deposit will be subject to 31 days' notice. If regular access to funds is required, another account may be more suitable.