Westpac Banking. 60IP Publication of Prospectus

  Westpac Banking. (60IP) - Publication of Prospectus

RNS Number : 7318R
Westpac Banking Corporation
21 November 2012

Publication of Supplementary Prospectus by Westpac Banking Corporation

The following Supplementary Prospectus has been approved by the United Kingdom
Listing Authority (the "UKLA") and is available for viewing:

Supplementary  Prospectus   dated  21   November  2012   (the   "Supplementary 
Prospectus") to the Base Prospectus dated 16 November 2012 (together the "Base
Prospectus"), relating to the Programme  for the Issuance of Debt  Instruments 
established by Westpac Banking Corporation ("Westpac").

To view the Supplementary Prospectus in  full, please paste the following  URL 
into the address bar of your browser:


A copy of  the Supplementary  Prospectus has  been submitted  to the  National 
Storage  Mechanism  and   will  shortly   be  available   for  inspection   at 

For further information, please contact:

Susan Ehr
Westpac Banking Corporation
Camomile Court
23 Camomile Street

London EC3A 7LL


Please note that the information contained in the Supplementary Prospectus and
the Base Prospectus  may be addressed  to and/or targeted  at persons who  are 
residents of particular countries (specified in the Base Prospectus) only  and 
is not intended for use  and should not be relied  upon by any person  outside 
these countries and/or to whom the  offer contained in the Base Prospectus  is 
not addressed. Prior  to relying  on the  information contained  in the  Base 
Prospectus you must ascertain from the Base Prospectus whether or not you  are 
part of the intended addressees of the information contained therein.

This publication  does not  constitute an  offering of  debt instruments  (the 
"Instruments"), and is not for distribution in or into the United States.  The 
Instruments have not been and will  not be registered under the United  States 
Securities Act of  1933 as  amended (the  "Securities Act"),  or any  relevant 
securities laws of  any state  of the United  States and,  subject to  certain 
exceptions, the  Instruments may  not be  offered, sold  or delivered  in  the 
United States or to, or for the  account or benefit of, U.S. persons, as  such 
terms are defined in  Regulation S under the  Securities Act. Instruments  in 
bearer form are subject to U.S. tax  law requirements and may not be  offered, 
sold or delivered within  the United States  or its possessions  or to a  U.S. 
person, except in  certain transactions  permitted by  U.S. tax  regulations. 
Terms used in the preceding  sentence have the meanings  given to them by  the 
U.S. Internal Revenue Code and regulations thereunder. There will be no public
offering of the Instruments in the United States.

Your right to access this service is conditional upon complying with the above
requirement. In particular, your accessing this service will constitute  your 
representation that you are not  in the United States and  you are not a  U.S. 
person within the  meaning of Regulation  S under the  Securities Act and  the 
U.S. Internal Revenue Code and regulations thereunder.

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