Access your money at ATMs¹ around the world and make purchases anywhere Visa is accepted – that’s over 30 million locations globally.
Earn Velocity Points every time you spend – in stores and online, locally and overseas. For customers who activated prior 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $2 spent in Australia². For customers who activated on or after 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $3 spent in Australia³
Transfer your money into a foreign currency wallet so you can spend like a local and save on foreign transaction fees⁴. You’ll also lock in the exchange rate – so you know exactly how much money you’ve got to spend before you go.
Download the Global Wallet® app to check your balance, look at your transaction history and move money between currency wallets.
As the Global Wallet® is not linked to your bank account, you can enjoy the added security of knowing that if your card is lost or stolen no one will have access to your bank account(s) information and funds.
To activate Global Wallet®, head to the account centre, follow the short steps and you’ll be ready to load your money. You can load up to $999 straight away, or confirm your identity to increase your account limit to $25,000.
Once you’ve activated, you can load money via bank transfer or BPAY® from your bank account into your Global Wallet® account. You can then transfer money into different foreign currency wallets – choose from 11 different currencies.
You can use your Global Wallet® card anywhere Visa is accepted. For customers who activated prior 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $2 spent in Australia². For customers who activated on or after 01/09/17 you’ll earn 2 Velocity Points for every AU$1 you spend overseas, and 1 Point per $3 spent in Australia³
Track your balances across all your currency wallets and check your transaction history
Your account comes with a special virtual card that you can use for online shopping instead of your actual physical card.
Maintain an extra layer of security by temporarily locking your card. All transactions will be blocked until you decide to unlock your card.
Move your money between 11 currency wallets, wherever you are in the world
The Australian Dollar (AUD) is the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru and Tuvalu. Within Australia it is almost always abbreviated with the dollar sign ($), with A$ sometimes used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is subdivided into 100 cents.
The Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) is the currency of Hong Kong. It is the thirteenth most traded currency in the world. The Hong Kong Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents. The currency is used in both Hong Kong and Macau, as the two regions are proximate and their currencies have similar exchange rates.
The Pound Sterling (GBP), commonly known simply as the pound, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
The Baht (THB) is the currency of Thailand. It is subdivided into 100 satang. The issuance of currency is the responsibility of the Bank of Thailand. The Thai Baht is currently ranked as the tenth most frequently used world payment currency.
The Canadian Dollar (CAD) is the currency of Canada. It is abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or sometimes C$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.
The Japanese Yen (JPY) is the official currency of Japan. It is the third most traded currency in the foreign exchange market after the United States dollar and the euro. It is also widely used as a reserve currency after the U.S. dollar, the euro, and the pound sterling.
The Singapore Dollar (SGD) is the official currency of Singapore. It is normally abbreviated with the dollar sign $, or alternatively S$ to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is divided into 100 cents.
The United States Dollar (USD) is the official currency of the United States and its overseas territories. It is a Federal Reserve Note and consists of 100 smaller cent units.
The Euro (EUR) is the official currency of the eurozone, for 19 of the 28 member states of the European Union: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, theNetherlands, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Spain.
The New Zealand Dollar (NZD) is the currency of the Realm of New Zealand (including New Zealand proper and the territories of the Cook Islands, Niue, the Ross Dependency, and Tokelau), as well as a single British Overseas Territory, the Pitcairn Islands. It is divided into 100 cents.
The rand (ZAR) is the currency of South Africa. The Rand is subdivided into 100 cents. The Rand is the currency of the Common Monetary Area between South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho. Although Namibia withdrew from this union, the Rand is still legal tender there.
The Global Wallet® is a great tool to budget for a trip. Please review the associated fees and charges carefully to stay in control of your spending. The fees listed from the link below will be deducted from your Global Wallet® available balance when incurred. All fees are expressed in Australian dollars and are inclusive of any applicable GST. Please also review the Product Disclosure Statement and Financial Services Guide provided.