Bidvest Bank Account

Bidvest Bank Account

With a minimum balance of R50.00 the Bidvest Bank Account™ enables you to save with competitive interest rates and low monthly fees. Free internet banking and free purchase transactions are just some of the benefits of owning a personal bank account with us.

What’s more, World Currency Card™ holders can reload funds online from anywhere in the world with their Bidvest Bank Account.


Save at high interest rates and low monthly fees. For R0 – R85.00* per month, you’ll get:

  • Free unlimited internet banking 
  • Free purchase transactions at retailers in South Africa
  • The ability to pay for fuel with your card
  • The ability to make cash withdrawals at Pick ‘n Pay, Shoprite Checkers and PEP stores

For Under 21s

  • Free Bidvest Bank ATM withdrawals
  • No monthly management fee
  • No over-the-counter fees for deposits and withdrawals

For Over 65s

  • Free unlimited banking. (Excludes penalty fees, over-the-counter fees at the branch and international transaction fees.)

*Over-the-counter fees, declined or denied transaction fees, and international transaction fees are not included in the monthly fee and are charged per transaction. See additional Bidvest Bank Account™ fees table.

Inter-account Transfers

World Currency Card™ holders can easily and conveniently reload fundsfrom their Bidvest Bank Account™. Simply link the two and reload funds from anywhere in the world, anytime, whenever you’re online.

Our customers get discounted rates at Bidvest Premier Lounges

We are happy to announce the new value-added service available to our Bidvest Bank AccountTM card holders. 

When travelling, card holders will qualify for a 15% discount at all Bidvest Premier Lounges. On presentation of their card, the card holder and a guest will only pay R174.56 (excl VAT) each for domestic lounge access, and R285.96 (excl VAT) each for international lounge access.