Secure banking

Cheque Books

The following tips have been supplied to enable you to assist Defence Bank to protect your funds when using your cheque book:

  • Keep your cheque book in a secure place and never give it to others
  • Never pre-sign cheques
  • Always use pens to write your cheques – pencil can be erased
  • When posting cheques in the mail, cross the cheque with the words 'Not Negotiable'
  • If you are expecting a cheque book in the mail and it does not arrive within a reasonable time, contact Defence Bank on 1800 033 139.

Call 1800 033 139