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We have a variety of services to help you plan for your trip, buy or sell foreign cash or transfer funds.

We can help with:

  • Accessing cash and shopping overseas 
  • International currency services and payments 
  • Telegraphic Transfers - send money overseas in more than 100 different currencies
  • Foreign Currency - banknotes in more than 50 currencies
  • Multi-currency Cash Passport - a prepaid travel money card
  • Foreign Drafts - send money in a foreign currency simply and securely
  • Value + Credit Card# - up to 55 days interest free on purchases
  • Visa Debit Card^^
  • Travel Insurance- It can give you peace of mind and help to make your holiday memorable for all the right reasons
  • Transfer money from overseas to a Newcastle Permanent account

Going on holiday?

Don't forget to get travel insurance

Here's some information for you:

Fees and charges apply. Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited (ACN 087 651 992, Australian Financial Services Licence/Australian Credit Licence 238273) (“NPBS”) arranges for the sale and purchase of Foreign Cash in conjunction with Travelex Limited (ABN 36 004 179 953, AFSL 222444). Travelex Limited is the supplier of Foreign Cash services. NPBS is not responsible for and does not guarantee this service. Amounts paid for Foreign Cash do not represent a deposit with, or any other liability of NPBS. For details about NPBS’s dispute resolution procedure and NPBS’s fees relating to Foreign Cash, please contact NPBS on 13 19 87.
Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited (ACN 087 651 992, Australian Financial Services Licence/Australian Credit Licence 238273) (“NPBS”) provides Telegraphic Transfers and Foreign Currency Cheque Conversion services. NPBS has engaged Western Union Business Solutions (Australia) Pty Ltd (ABN 24 150 129 749, AFSL 404092) (“WUBS”) to assist in fulfilling Telegraphic Transfers and Foreign Cheque Conversion services for NPBS. NPBS has also arranged for WUBS to offer Drafts to NPBS customers pursuant to the terms of the Drafts Product Disclosure Statement (“PDS”). You are required to read and acknowledge the terms of the PDS to determine if Drafts are the appropriate financial product for you before purchasing a Draft. The PDS is available from any branch of NPBS or by phoning 13 19 87. WUBS does not provide you with any advice, general or personal. WUBS is an operating entity of “Western Union Business Solutions”, a division of The Western Union Company.
Any advice provided here is provided by NPBS and is general advice only and does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. We receive fee commissions for Drafts. Full details can be found in our Newcastle Permanent Financial Services Guide. For details about NPBS’s dispute resolution system and NPBS’s fees and charges for the products and services described here, please contact NPBS on 13 19 87.
Multi-currency Cash Passport™ Prepaid MasterCard® Currency Card. Mastercard Prepaid Management Services Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 47 145 452 044, AFSL 386 837) arranges (including through Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited ACN 087 651 992, Australian Financial Services Licence 238 273 (“NPBS”)) for the distribution of the Multi-currency Cash Passport™ (“Cash Passport”) in conjunction with the issuer, Heritage Bank Limited (ABN 32 807 652 024, AFSL 240 984). Before deciding to acquire the product, you should consider the Product Disclosure Statement for the relevant Cash Passport available at www.cashpassport.com.au, any branch of NPBS or by phoning NPBS on 13 19 87. This advice is general advice only and does not take into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider whether or not this financial product is appropriate for you. We may receive a commission for Cash Passport sales. Full details can be found in our Newcastle Permanent Financial Services Guide. MasterCard® and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated.
Travel insurance is arranged by Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited ACN 087 651 992 AFSL 238273 (NPBS). This insurance is issued and managed by AWP Australia Pty Ltd ABN 52 097 227 177 AFSL 245631 trading as Allianz Global Assistance as agent for the insurer Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850 AFSL 234708. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions apply. NPBS, Allianz and/or Allianz Global Assistance do not provide any advice on this insurance based on any consideration of your objectives, financial situation or needs. Where any advice is provided by NPBS or its representatives, it is general advice only and provided on behalf of NPBS and not on behalf of the insurer Allianz or its agent Allianz Global Assistance. Allianz and/or Allianz Global Assistance are not responsible for any such advice. Before making a decision you should consider whether the insurance is appropriate for you and the Product Disclosure Statement. If you purchase a policy, we receive a commission which is a percentage of your premium. Our staff earn a salary and may also be eligible for annual and other discretionary performance bonuses that are based on a number of factors that include the amount of insurance products sold. Discretionary bonuses may be of a monetary or non-monetary nature. We may also receive other benefits under our agreement with Allianz that are not directly related to the services we provide you. Ask us for more details before we provide you with any services on this product.
#Applications for the Value+ Credit Card are subject to Newcastle Permanent's approval. Fees and charges may apply. Full Conditions of Use are available on request and will be included in any loan offer.
^^The Visa debit card is available subject to approval.
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