Access product documents and forms or search our FAQ modules for a quick response to your questions.
Documents and forms
Bendigo Invest Direct documents and forms you can download:
- Disclosure documents
- Account applications forms
- Margin lending account application forms
- Warrants and options
- One off sales and partly paid securities
- Administration forms
- CHESS forms
You can open an account by simply completing our online application form. Most applicants can be identified online and will not need to send in any paperwork.
Please note: we can only accept applications from clients permanently residing in Australia.
When we’ve confirmed your ID, or you are electronically identified, we’ll process your application and open your account. This process is usually completed with 2-4 days. You can then begin trading online and over the phone immediately (you’ll need funds and/or shares in your account to place orders).
Please note: The BID Cash Settlement Account balance is reported in real-time, while share transfers take longer to process.
Yes, we currently have a native BID mobile app for iOS and Android mobile operating systems.
For security reasons, please only download the BID mobile app via the official App Stores or directly via the App Store links on your device.
|Australian Shares||Buy part ownership of a listed company on the ASX.|
|International Shares||You can further diversify your portfolio and access a growing number of international markets with your BID account.|
|Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)||A simple way to buy a diversified portfolio of investments, offering all the benefits of index funds and the flexibility to buy and sell on the ASX.|
|Options||Flexible tools that appeal to active investors. Used wisely, options have the power to protect, grow or even diversify your position.|
|Warrants||An alternative way to gain exposure to some of Australia's leading companies and a variety of other underlying assets.|
|mFunds||A cost-effective way to invest in unlisted managed funds through the mFund Settlement Service brought to you by the ASX, via our online platform.|
|Interest rate securities and bonds||Investing in bonds and interest rate securities allows you to diversify your portfolio and lend money to the issuer. This loan is paid on a fixed or floating rate of return.|
|Listed Investment Companies (LICs)||Similar to managed funds and ETFs, LICs invest in a diverse and professionally managed portfolio of Australian and international assets.|
You need to have enough funds in your BID Cash Settlement Account. You can also trade online using a margin loan.
Please discuss payment with the dealer taking your order.
You can use a margin loan from any margin lending provider. If your margin loan is with Leveraged, you can enjoy a seamless fully integrated trading experience on the BID platform.
For more information about Leveraged click here.
To link your existing margin loan account to your Bendigo Invest Direct account click here.
Online brokerage starts from $19.95. Telephone orders start from $69.95 for share trade value up to $22,000.
Frequent Traders can enjoy complimentary access to different features and tools.
If you are a Bendigo & Adelaide Bank Shareholder, you can enjoy discounted brokerage as part of the shareholder privileges programme.
Bendigo Invest Direct offers a one-off sale at a competitive rate for shareholders without opening a stockbroking account. Please complete the one-off sale form.
We will send the sale proceeds to you after the two-day settlement period (T+2).
Yes, Bendigo Invest Direct provides access to all the tools to create and execute your options strategies.
Dedicated customer support
We operate Monday to Friday, 7.30am - 5.30pm Sydney time (excl. public holidays).