List of registered banks in New Zealand - past and present

 Last updated: 29 August 2016

Total number of currently registered banks = 24

Highlighted type indicates banks currently registered.

Name

Details

ABN AMRO Bank NV

Registered 2 March 1998

Relinquished 29 May 2009

AMP Bank Limited

Registered 12 October 1998

Relinquished 27 September 2004 

ANZ Banking Group (New Zealand) Limited

ANZ National Bank Limited

ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited

Deemed to be registered on 1 April 1987

Amended 28 June 2004

Amended 29 October 2012

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited

Registered 5 January 2009

ASB Bank Limited
(and its subsidiary)

Registered 11 May 1989

Westland Bank Limited 

Registered 27 March 199

Relinquished 1 July 1994 

Bank of New Zealand

Deemed to be registered on 1 April 1987

Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi (Australia) Limited 

Registered 18 September 1996

Relinquished 1 March 2004

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Ltd.

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd

Registered 1 March 2004

Amended 4 January 2006

Baroda (New Zealand) Limited

Bank of Baroda (New Zealand) Limited

Registered 1 September 2009

Amended 1 September 2009

BOI (New Zealand) Limited

Bank of India (New Zealand) Limited

Registered 31 March 2011

Amended 31 March 2011

Indosuez New Zealand Limited

Banque Indosuez New Zealand Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Amended 3 December 1987

Relinquished 31 August 1991

Banque Indosuez

Crédit Agricole Indosuez

Registered 28 March 1991

Amended 22 May 1997

Relinquished 20 August 1998

Banque Nationale de Paris
BNP Paribas

Registered 14 March 1997

Amended 13 June 2000

Relinquished 30 March 2001

Barclays New Zealand Limited

Barclays Bank New Zealand Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Amended 3 December 1987

Relinquished 30 June 1989

Barclays Bank PLC 

Registered 7 December 1988

Relinquished 27 March 1998

BT New Zealand (Holdings) Limited

Bankers Trust New Zealand Limited

Registered 21 June 1988

Amended 22 August 1988

Relinquished 21 June 1999

BNZ Finance Limited 

Registered 23 January 1991

Relinquished 30 June 2001

Bank of China (New Zealand) Limited

Registered 21 November 2014

China Construction Bank (New Zealand) Limited
Registered 15 July 2014 
CIBC New Zealand Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Relinquished 4 July 1989

Citibank N.A.

Registered 22 July 1987

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Registered 23 June 2000

PSIS Limited

The Co-operative Bank Limited

Registered 26 October 2011

Amended 26 October 2011

Deutsche Bank A G

Registered 8 November 1996

Relinquished 29 August 2016

Heartland Building Society

Heartland Bank Limited

Registered 17 December 2012

Amended 31 January 2013

Countrywide Banking Corporation Limited 

Registered 3 December 1987

Relinquished 27 November 1998

Elders Merchant Finance Limited

Elderbank Limited

Registered 8 March 1989

Amended 1 April 1989

Relinquished 31 August 1990

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Amended 16 January 2001

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (New Zealand) Limited

Registered 19 November 2013

JPMorgan Chase Bank NA

Registered 1 October 2007

Kiwibank Limited

Registered 29 November 2001

Kookmin Bank

Registered 14 July 1997

Macquarie Bank Limited 

Registered 22 July 1987

Relinquished 8 January 1991

National Mutual Corporation New Zealand Limited

National Mutual Bank New Zealand Limited

Registered 2 June 1989

Amended 20 July 1989

Relinquished 10 December 1990

NZI Financial Corporation Limited

NZI Bank Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Amended 3 December 1987

Relinquished 17 February 1992

The National Bank of New Zealand Limited 

Deemed to be registered on 1 April 1987

Relinquished 26 June 2004

Broadbank Corporation Limited

National Australia Bank (NZ) Limited

Registered 22 July 1987

Amended 3 December 1987

Relinquished 1 October 1993

Post Office Bank Limited 


Registered 11 August 1989

Relinquished 1 December 1994

Primary Industry Bank of Australia Limited 

Registered 11 May 1989

Relinquished 30 June 1999

Rabobank Nederland

Registered 1 April 1996

Rabo Wrightson Finance Limited

Rabobank New Zealand Limited

Registered 7 July 1999

Amended 15 September 1999

Rural Banking and Finance Corporation of New Zealand Limited

The Rural Bank Limited

Registered 13 August 199

Amended 24 December 1990

Relinquished 1 July 1994

Leviathan Limited

St George Bank New Zealand Limited 

Registered 3 February 2003

Amended 7 February 2003

Relinquished 12 December 2006

Southland Building Society

Registered 7 October 2008

Taranaki Savings Bank Limited

TSB Bank Limited

Registered 8 June 1989

Amended 29 November 1989

Trust Bank New Zealand Limited (and its subsidiaries) 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 18 November 1996

Trust Bank Auckland Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Bay of Plenty Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Canterbury Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Central Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Otago Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank South Canterbury Limited

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Southland Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Waikato Limited

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995

Trust Bank Wellington Limited 

Registered 21 December 1989

Relinquished 1 April 1995 

Security Pacific New Zealand Limited

Security Pacific Bank New Zealand Limited

Registered 23 December 1987

Amended 10 February 1988

Relinquished 13 December 1988

State Bank of South Australia 

Registered 7 December 1988

Relinquished 1 July 1994

United Banking Group Limited

United Bank Limited

Registered 29 June 199

Amended 13 December 1990

Relinquished 16 May 1994

Westpac Banking Corporation

Deemed to be registered on 1 April 1987

Westpac New Zealand Limited

Registered 31 October 2006