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What is a Commonwealth Bank BSB number? A BSB (Bank/Branch Number) is a 6-digit number that identifies banks and branches in Australia. It stands for 'Bank-State-Branch'. A Commonwealth Bank BSB starts with 06, for example, 06_ - _ _ _. To... Date Updated: 15/01/2013
Account Fee: Overdrawing Approval Fee Description This fee is charged when we allow/process a transaction you have made or authorised, despite there being insufficient funds in your account, which results in your account being either... Date Updated: 01/02/2011
Account Fee: Account Service Fee Description The account service fee is charged for the previous calendar month and includes the cost of supporting the features on your account. Features are specific to each account type and may... Date Updated: 16/08/2012
How do I close my account? If for whatever reason you would like to close an account you can visit any branch with appropriate identification or call 132221 , 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Before closing your account you may... Date Updated: 23/02/2011
How long does it take for a cheque to clear? Once you've deposited your cheque, it takes approximately three business days for the funds to be available in your account. This time can vary however, as there are a number of steps involved in... Date Updated: 15/01/2013
Account Fee: Bank Cheque Fee Description This fee is charged when you purchase a Bank Cheque from a Commonwealth Bank branch. Tips for managing your account Start by taking a look at your transaction history and keep a personal... Date Updated: 20/04/2012
What is Withholding Tax? If you do not provide us with your Tax File Number (TFN), TFN exemption or Australian Business Number (ABN), or if you have an overseas residential address, we are required by law to deduct tax from... Date Updated: 09/11/2012
How do I request a replacement card? To order a replacement card just call 13 2221, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, or drop into your nearest branch with appropriate identification. Click here to locate your nearest branch . Date Updated: 16/02/2011