The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) today released the Authorised Deposit-taking Institution (ADI) Points of Presence Statistics publication for the year ended June 2017.
This publication is a detailed annual listing of the banking services provided to Australians by ADIs.
There were 5,814 ADI branches as at 30 June 2017. Most of these branches were in NSW (1,883 or 32 per cent of all branches), followed by Victoria (1,389 or 24 per cent) and Queensland (1,233 or 21 per cent). Aside from external territories, the Northern Territory had the fewest branches (64 or one per cent).
Most branches were located in ‘Major Cities of Australia’ (3,330 or 57 per cent of all branches). Just over one per cent of branches were located in ‘Very Remote Australia’.
For further information, please refer to the explanatory notes and glossary on the publication page.
Refer to the June 2017 ADI Points of Presence Statistics publication for more information.