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Global Currency Card (GCC) accounts will start closing from
15 June 2021 (AEST).1

We now have a new travel card available, the BankSA Worldwide Wallet. If you have a GCC account, just follow the steps below to quickly and easily retrieve your funds.


 

What you need to do

The easiest way to check your Global Currency Card’s balance is to logon to Internet or Mobile Banking and then select your account from your account dashboard.

Alternatively, if you know your GCC portal password, you can logon directly via the Global Currency Card app or gcc.banksa.com.au.

 


 

Don’t forget to take advantage of the special foreign exchange rate

If you're planning to spend, withdraw or transfer in AUD, you can access a special foreign exchange rate by converting your foreign currencies into AUD in the GCC portal or app before you spend.This offer ends on 14 June 2021.


 

Claiming your funds after 15 June 2021

After this date, your account will be automatically closed and your GCC will no longer work.

If you have an eligible BankSA account:

Any remaining funds will be credited into it by the end of July 2021.4

If you don’t have an eligible BankSA account:

You will need to contact BankSA directly to organise the transfer of any remaining funds to a nominated Australian bank account.

Introducing the BankSA Worldwide Wallet

Our new travel card is a safe and smart way to pay. You can order online or pick one up from your local branch today.

  • Fee-free shopping
    Whether you’re home or away, you can avoid foreign transaction fees when you shop online. You’ll also pay zero ATM withdrawal fees at over 50,000 Global ATM Alliance ATMs around the world.5
  • Easy management
    Enjoy the convenience of managing your travel card alongside your regular banking in the BankSA App. 
  • Stress-free travel
    Feel secure from fraudulent transactions with Mastercard Zero Liability protection.8  You can also kick back at one of over 1,000 airport lounges if your flight is delayed.9

 


 

FAQs

BankSA have partnered with Mastercard to offer a new travel money card called the BankSA Worldwide Wallet. Some of its exciting new features include:

  • Instant funds transfer, account visibility, and currency conversion via the BankSA App or Internet Banking
  • Up to 10 foreign currencies loaded onto your account at any time
  • Lounge access if your flight is delayed9
  • Compatibility with Google Pay™ or Samsung Pay™, so you can use your card to tap and go.

You can learn more about the BankSA Worldwide Wallet or order one online here.

Important information

Global Currency Card

Information is current as at 6 November 2020. BankSA – A Division of Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141 AFSL and Australian credit licence 233714, is the distributor of this product. Rev Australia Pty Ltd ACN 117 378 953 AFSL 401610 manages the BankSA Global Currency Card product for Cuscal Limited ACN 087 822 455 AFSL 244116, an authorised deposit-taking institution and a member of Visa International. Cuscal Limited is the issuer of the product only and does not take deposits from you. BankSA is not responsible for and does not guarantee this product or card, your ability to access any prepaid value or the use of this product or card. Amounts held on the product do not represent a deposit with, or any other liability of BankSA or any company in the Westpac Group.

1.We expect almost all accounts to be closed by midnight 16 June 2021 (AEST).

2.$20 AUD minimum balance required for ATM withdrawals in Australia. No ATM withdrawal fee for cash withdrawals at a Westpac Group ATM within Australia or via a Global ATM Alliance partner's ATM. An ATM operator fee may apply to use other ATMs. 

3.Special foreign exchange rate applicable for foreign conversions to AUD in GCC portal until 14 June 2021 or as otherwise applied at our discretion post this date. Does not apply to automated conversion at point of sale or ATM withdrawals.

4.Funds may not be deposited by this date if preauthorisation of funds on your account are waiting to be cleared. 
 

Worldwide Wallet

You should read the BankSA Worldwide Wallet Product Disclosure Statement (PDF 373KB) and Internet and Phone Banking Terms and Conditions (PDF 394KB) before making a decision and consider whether these products are appropriate for you. This information does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs and you should consider its appropriateness having regard to these factors before deciding to acquire these products.

Information will be disclosed to third parties about you and your Product, or transactions made by you with the Product, as necessary for the service provision or as required by law. BankSA’s Privacy Policy explains our commitment to the protection of your personal information. Please refer to our full Privacy Policy (PDF 202KB).

5.No ATM withdrawal fee at Westpac Group ATMs in Australia and over 50,000 ATMs globally via Global ATM Alliance partners. Other fees and charges may be payable.

6.For Priceless ® Cities terms of use, visit www.priceless.com/terms/en_AU.

7.Individual terms and conditions (T&Cs) apply to each offer. The T&Cs of each offer are specified on http://mtr.mastercardservices.com/en/i/20657. Cashback is available on international spend only. Cashback is not available for any local or domestic spend (in Australia). Cashback applies to qualifying transactions only (where a cardholder makes a purchase that meets the cashback offers published criteria and the specific T&Cs, in the local currency stipulated). Cashback is not processed immediately and will not reduce the purchase price of goods and services at the point of sale. The processing of cashback offers is undertaken by automated Mastercard systems and will appear as a credit on your next BankSA card statement. Mastercard Travel Rewards is operated by Mastercard in agreement with BankSA. For the Worldwide Wallet, the cashback processed will depend on the currencies available on your card and the location of your purchase. Examples of how a rebate may be processed are: If the destination currency is listed as a currency into which you can load funds onto your Card, the rebate will be credited as a single amount to the destination currency regardless of whether you have any funds available in that currency; or If the destination currency is not listed as a currency into which you can load funds onto your Card, the rebate will be credited to the local currency in the country in which your Prepaid Card was issued, i.e. AUD.

8.You will be reimbursed for any unauthorised transactions, provided that you have not contributed to the loss, exercised reasonable care in protecting your card and account, and immediately notified BankSA upon becoming aware of loss, theft, or misuse.

9.You must register each flight at least 6 hours before your flight. A flight is defined as a single scheduled airline flight under a single flight number. Delay must be officially announced by the airline and reported to our flight status data service provider. Flight Delay Pass is only available at selected airport terminals. If you are under 18 years old, you must be accompanied by an adult (18 years of age and older) to enter participating lounges. Access to and use of the Flight Delay Pass is subject to T&Cs which may change from time to time. Visit flightdelaypass.mastercard.com/worldwidewallet for the T&Cs and the list of participating lounges.

Internet connection may be needed to make purchases using Google Pay or Samsung Pay and normal mobile data charges apply.

Google Pay is a trademark of Google Inc.

Samsung and Samsung Pay are trademarks or registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mastercard and Priceless are registered trademarks, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.