Newcastle Permanent Building Society

Newcastle Permanent Building Society
Newcastle Permanent Building Society

Newcastle Permanent Building Society Ltd (NPBS) was the largest building society in Australia with over 325,000 customers and almost 1,000 employees. It is now part of Newcastle Greater Mutual Group. It offers an award winning home loans, personal and vehicle loans with competitive interest rates, current and savings accounts, Visa debit cards, low rate credit cards, term deposits as well as home, car, travel and business insurance, merchant services, online banking, mobile banking app, foreign currency exchange, money transfers, ATM services and more. Newcastle Permanent is the strongest and the largest mutual financial institution in NSW. It has a customer satisfaction rating of 92% according to Roy Morgan Research. The company was founded in February 1903 under the name Newcastle District Starr-Bowkett Society. As of June 2021, it had over $11.7 billion in consolidated total assets, $9.2 billion in loans and $9.1 billion in member deposits.

In March 2023, Newcastle Permanent Building Society merged with Greater Bank to form Newcastle Greater Mutual Group (NGM Group). Today, Newcastle Permanent is a brand of NGM Group.

Newcastle Permanent Awards
Excellent customer service

Roy Morgan:
Customer satisfaction award

Money Magazine:
Investment lender of the year

Ratecity Gold Award:
Investor 5 Year Fixed Home Loan
Investor Interest Only Home Loan

Newcastle Permanent Branches

Head office address:
307 King Street
Newcastle West, NSW
Phone number: 13 19 87
Overseas Call: +61 2 4907 6501

Opening hours:
Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday, 9 am - 12 pm
Sunday - Closed
BSB number: 650 000