BFS is a specialist financial services provider to the Australian Christian community. We offer a range of financial services specifically for churches and ministry.
Our sole purpose is to resource, develop and enhance Christian ministry.
Ministries we've supported
Church & Ministry Loans
Loans are made available to churches to purchase properties, upgrade and repair buildings and to develop ministries including schools, aged care or community services.
Savings & Investment Accounts
When you invest with us, your accounts provide simple access without transaction or account keeping fees. You have the opportunity to not only grow your funds, but to also help other Christian Ministries.
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Flexible account access
We provide a variety of access options to your account for your convenience.
Access your account 24 hours a day, 7 days per week, from anywhere in the world. Check your balances, view your transactions, pay your bills and transfer funds between BFS accounts or to any Australian bank account.
- No set up or monthly access fees
- Safe and secure access
- Multiple authorisers catered for
- Payroll/Creditor file uploads
- Transfer to or from other Australian bank accounts
- Set up and manage periodical payments
- Pay your bills with BPay
You can transact on your account in many different ways.
- Direct Debits & Periodical Payments
- Corporate or BFS Cheq
- Deposit cash & cheques through any Westpac branch
- Telegraphic Transfers
- International Cheques
VISA Prepaid cards
Baptist Financial Services offers VISA Prepaid cards for individuals, churches and eligible employers.
The cards can be used worldwide, in store or online, wherever VISA Prepaid cards are accepted.
Payment Portals for Church Giving
We are dedicated to supporting local churches and creating tools and services to make online secure giving a part of everyday life.
We provide various payment facilities to make regular electronic contributions to support the ministry of churches free of charge.
We're here to serve
Get in touch with your local Relationship Manager by filling out the form below.