Here’s a list of some automatic payments that you might need to switch:
Mortgage or loan repayments
Pay TV subscriptions
Any regular donations you make to not-for-profits
how do I switch payments?
Once you’ve got your account details – meaning your BSB number and your account number – you’ll need to provide those details to any company that’s making automatic debits or credits into your old account.
You’ll need to contact each of those companies separately and ask them to change the details. In many cases you’ll be able to do that online, or you can always call the companies and ask for help changing those details over.
change your salary payment details
If your salary is being paid into your old bank account, you’ll want to redirect it to your shiny new ME account instead.
Your employer might already have a salary payment change form, but we’ve made a handy, editable form that you can print out and give to your employer. See? Easy.