Teachers Mutual Bank


Exclusively for the Education Community

Teachers Mutual Bank are a bank for the education community. They are the only bonded teacher-focused bank remaining in Australia. That means you must be a worker in the education community or immediate family of a member to join the bank.


Owned by Members

The bank is owned by members for the benefit of members. Every member has one share in the bank. Every member has one equal vote at the Annual General Meeting. That means you have your say in how the bank is run for the education community.


An Ethical Bank

For the 5th year in a row, Teachers Mutual Bank were recognised as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute1. In 2018 they were one of four banks globally and the only Australian company to receive this recognition.


Where do the bank profits go?

Teachers Mutual Bank invests 6.9% of pre-tax profits back into the education community. This is 5 times the global average and 23 times the AU/NZ financial/insurance sector average2.


52 years and still going strong

Today, with over 183,000 members, Teachers Mutual Bank is one of Australia’s largest mutual banks with a national presence.


Say Hello

We all need to have a bank account and other financial services. Why not choose an ethical bank that makes part of their profits have purpose for the education community? When you see Teachers Mutual Bank at one of our ACHPER (Qld) events, stop and have a chat with them. Or you can find out more by visiting



  1. The London Benchmarking Group (LBG) measurement framework is the internationally recognised standard for measuring and evaluating a corporation’s community investment.
  2. The Ethisphere Institute is a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practice. The World's Most Ethical Company assessment is based upon the Ethisphere Institute’s Ethics Quotient (EQ) framework and honours superior achievements in transparency, integrity, ethics and compliance. World’s Most Ethical Companies and ‘Ethisphere’ names and marks are registered trademarks of Ethisphere LLL. UniBank and Firefighters Mutual Bank, are divisions of Teachers Mutual Bank Ltd ABN 30 087 650 459 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 238981, one of the 2018 Worlds’ Most Ethical Companies®. TMBL has been names a World’s Most Ethical Company from 2014-2018, and includes UniBank for 2016, 2017 and 2018, and includes Firefighters Mutual Bank in 2018.

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