Welcome to NBS 

for Life

We're owned by our clients and committed to our communities.

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From Wednesday 8th September all NBS branches are open weekdays at their normal times.

Nelson, Richmond, Motueka, Takaka, Westport, Greymouth and Ashburton: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Murchison: 10.00am – 2.00pm

Even though NBS branches are open, we want to help keep everyone safe during Alert Level 2. So, if possible please use NBS Internet Banking, NBS Mobile App. or ATMs.

To help protect our clients and our frontline team, please don’t visit a branch if are showing any signs of illness consistent with COVID-19.

If you do need to visit, please remember all public health orders must be followed including the use of facemasks and physical distancing. 

Friendly, personal service like you’ve never experienced.

At NBS we know our clients personally. We take the time to get to know you and build long term relationships based on trust and respect.

Not only does this mean we can provide friendly, personal service, it also means we can respond faster, customise our services to suit you and say ‘yes’ more often.

We're about our people.

NBS has been around since 1862. We're owned by our clients - people from our community, just like you.

Because of this, we’re all about building strong relationships, helping families, building homes and growing businesses.

We call it ‘Banking for Life.’


Our Community

Proud to make a difference with sponsorship, grants and donations.

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Our People

Our people make us who we are. Meet some of the amazing team at NBS.

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Get in Touch

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Figures correct as of 31st March 2021.