We have kept our fees as low as possible. Absa’s new pricing is aimed at alleviating pressure from further financial strain during these uncertain times. Notably, youth and student accounts are free, and the Absa Transact, Gold Value Bundle, Premium, and Private Banking will have no monthly increases, while still offering retrenchment, disability, and death benefits.


Exclusive Deals
Free Banking for Students

Our student cheque accounts have zero monthly fees and all day-to-day transactions are free.

Value-adding insurance

Cover for rainy days. Get instant money into your account to cover for unexpected expenses.

Value-adding insurance
Lower Digital Payment Fees 

Immediate inter-bank payment fees will be reduced to R10, based on customer feedback.

Value-adding insurance
No Increases in Monthly Fees

No increase in monthly fees on Transact, Gold, Premium and Private bank accounts.

Value-adding insurance
Free Accidental Cover for 12 months

Apply for a free accidental policy from Absa Life on the App. Limited to the first 200 000 customers and valid for 12 months.

Most popular accounts

Gold Value Bundle 

Recommended income:
R4 000 pm

Monthly fee:

  • Retrenchment cover of R5 000
  • Disability cover of R5 000
  • R20 000 lump sum death benefit

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Our banking services are temporarily down

Don’t worry, we're working on it and hope to be up again soon. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Here are some contact details to help you further:

General Enquiries:

08600 08600

Fraud Hotline:

0860 557 557

Action Line:

0800 41 41 41

Lost and Stolen Cards:

+27 (0) 12 317 3000
0800 11 11 55

International Callers:

+27 (0) 11 501 5110