ANZ or Australia and New Zealand Bank is a multinational financial and banking services firm based in Melbourne, Australia. This is the 3rd largest bank by market capitalization and 2nd largest bank by assets in Australia. Established in 1951, ANZ is one of the big 4 banks in the counties with thousands of clients and branches in many different countries over the world.
If you are using the card service by ANZ, then it is important to activate it before using it. There are many ways to do this simply.
This guide will show you how to activate your ANZ card in a few simple steps.
How to activate your new ANZ card online
You just need to follow these simple steps to activate your new ANZ card online
Step 1: Go to the official site of ANZ internet banking at www.anz.com/INETBANK/login.asp
Step 2: If you have not had an ANZ account for internet banking, then click on “Register for ANZ Internet Banking”
Step 3: Follow the provided instructions to create a new customer registration number and password.
Step 4: Log in your new ANZ internet banking account.
Step 5: On the menu, choose “Setting”.
Step 6: Click on “Activate an ANZ Card”.
Step 7: Enter your ANZ card number with 15 to 16 digits.
Step 8: Choose “Activate” to complete the process.
How to activate your new ANZ card on the phone
You can also activate an ANZ card by calling the Internet Banking team. Here is all that you need to do:
Step 1: Call the Internet Banking team of ANZ on 13 33 50. If you call from overseas, then the number is +61 3 9699 6908
Step 2: Ask for the card activation service.
Step 3: Provide your financial and personal information as requested.
Step 4: Wait for a few minutes until the representative announces that your card has been successfully activated.
Other important things that you need to know
There are a few important things that you need to keep in mind when activating your new ANZ card:
– For personal use, if you are the primary cardholder of your personal credit card and want to activate cards of every additional cardholder, then you just choose a similar option on the Menu. By doing this, additional cardholders just have to get their cards and complete the process for customer identification.
– If the entered card number is for a card of an additional cardholder, then the primary cardholder should have already activated his or her card.
– The assistance phone line of the Internet Banking team is available 24 hours per day and 7 days per week.
Which type of ANZ can you activate with the above processes?
Keep in mind that not all types of ANZ cards can be activated with these steps. Below is a list of some card options that you can activate online and on the phone:
– All personal credit cards
– Business Black
– Business One
– Business Visa Debit
– Access Card
– Everyday Debit Card
– Access Visa Debit Card