Tailored products for not-for-profits

As a not-for-profit, your mission comes first. But you also want to make sure your finances are in order.

Our tailored products help you keep your organisation on track, grow your resources and manage your everyday banking.

Browse our products below or get in touch with us today to speak about your organisation’s needs.


Cash Management Trading Account

The Cash Management Trading Account is a day-to-day operational account designed to help you maximise the performance of your money.

See how the Cash Management Trading Account can support your not-for-profit by downloading our transacting brochure.

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Tiered interest rates - the higher your balance, the higher the return
Interest calculated daily and paid monthly
$1 minimum to open
Bulk payments facility available for things like salaries
Internet banking available
Phone banking available
BPAY available
Transaction fee rebates available
Cash card, debit card and cheque book facility available
Overdraft facility available
fees Fees
fees Fees
Account Service FREE
Direct Debit FREE
Withdrawals from 40c
Transfers from 40c
External periodical payments $3.75
Debit card $3/month
Transaction fee rebates and quarterly reviews available
Refer to the fees & charges document for more information
percent Rates
percent Rates
$0 - $249,999.99 0.55% pa
$250,000 - $499,999.99 0.70% pa
$500,000+ 1.20% pa
Melbourne VIC
Real understanding

Not-for-profits need different things from their banking than businesses. We understand our customers’ funding cycles and the way their boards govern their decisions.

Popular Questions

You can open this account in your local Bendigo Bank branch or you can complete the relevant forms and mail them to our Customer Service and Engagement team.

You will need the 'Community Sector Banking Account Opening Form'.

Each signatory, Beneficial owner/controller, signing directors/board members, will be required to present identification at their local Bendigo Bank branch or alternatively have a JP (or other authorised certifier) certify identification and complete the 'Certified Identification Form'.

If any of these people are already a customer of Bendigo Bank, they just need to provide us with their account number to link their identification to.

We will also require business documentation, this will be dependent on the type of organisation.

For Incorporated & Unincorporated Associations:
Meeting minutes that state the following information:-
• The date of the meeting
• State the account/s to be opened with Community Sector Banking/Bendigo bank
• State the full legal name of the intended signatories to the account/s
• State the signing instructions (how many to sign, for example 2 to sign)

For Incorporated Associations:
For incorporated associations we will be required to complete an ASIC search. If the organisation isn’t registered with ASIC you will need to provide us with an original, certified copy or extract of the rules or constitution of the organisation.

For Trusts:
An original or Certified Copy of the Full Trust deed and latest Original or certified copy of the Amendment to Trust. We will also require identification for one at least one trustee.

For Companies:
No further business documentation required - we will complete a company search on your behalf.

For any other types of organisations, please contact our Customer Service & Engagement team on 1300 CSBANK (1300 272 265) for our business documentation requirements.

Click apply now to find the relevant forms or scroll to the end of this page.

Yes, this account offers cards and the cheque book facility.

Your rebate covers transactional fees on your account. It does not cover Bulk Payments, card fees or dishonour/rejection fees. Refer to the 'Business. Fees and Charges' document under Terms and Conditions above for more information.

Please contact our Customer Service and Engagement team who can review your rebates.

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