Our Top Rates

0.35 %P.A.
6 month fixed term deposit from $5,000
0.45 %P.A.
12 month fixed term deposit from $5,000
1.00 %P.A.
36 month fixed term deposit from $5,000

Our High Interest Term Deposits

Make the most of your savings with our high interest term deposit account, rewarding you with higher interest if you deposit more than $5,000.

Competitive interest rates

Earn higher interest if you deposit $5,000 or more    

Flexible terms

Choose the length of your term, from just one month    

Flexible interest payments

Choose how and when you receive interest payments – reinvest or transfer to another bank account    

Keep track of your investment

Use internet or mobile banking to check your balance    

Low investment amount

$1,000 minimum investment  amount

Secure deposits

All deposits up to $250,000 are protected by the Federal Government’s deposit guarantee, so your savings are secure with us.#

Added BOQ Term Deposit benefits

  • Easy reinvestment, with automatic rollover at maturity for your choice of term.
  • Make deposits and withdrawals to your account during the 7 day renewal grace period, which commences on the day your Term Deposit matures.
  • Arrange to reinvest your interest payments or transfer your interest to another account.
  • Access your funds prior to maturity by providing 31 days prior notice to redeem your account early (an interest adjustment and early payout fee apply).

Term Deposit interest rates

Interest is calculated on the daily closing balance of your account and paid monthly or end of term. For terms greater than 12 months, we’ll pay your interest annually and at the end of the term.

Interest Rates

Term in months Term in Days $1,000 to $4,999 % p.a. $5,000 to $249,999 % p.a.

Less than 1

1 - 27

0.05 0.05

1 less than 2

28 - 58

0.05 0.05*

2 less than 3

59 - 88

0.15 0.15

3 less than 4 

89 - 119

0.15 0.30*

4 less than 5

120 - 149

0.15 0.20*

5 less than 6

150 - 180

0.15 0.20*

6 less than 7

181 - 211

0.15 0.35*

7 less than 8

212 - 241

0.15 0.25*

8 less than 9

242 - 272

0.15 0.25*

9 less than 10

273 - 302

0.20 0.25*

10 less than 11

303 - 333

0.20 0.25*

11 less than 12 

334 - 364 

0.20 0.25*

12 less than 24

365 - 729

0.20 0.45*

24 less than 36

730 - 1094

0.20 0.70*

36 less than 48

1095 - 1459

0.20 1.00*

48 less than 60

1460 - 1826

0.20 1.00*
  • For pricing of term deposits of $250,000 or greater give us a call on 1300 55 72 72 or visit your local BOQ branch, we’ll be happy to help. 
  • For monthly interest payments, the applicable interest rate will be the rate listed above less 0.10% p.a.
  • Interest rates are effective 28/10/2021. Interest Rates on offer may change at any time without notice.
  • Special term deposit rates are indicated above in bold and with an “*”.  Bonus interest does not apply to special term deposit rates. Bonus interest offers are not available in conjunction with one another or with any other offer. 


Term Deposit Financial Hardship Assistance

If you are concerned or worried about your financial position and feel that you are struggling to meet your financial commitments and would like access to your term deposit funds before the account maturity date, then we might be able to help. For further information, please refer to Financial Hardship Assistance.


At BOQ, we keep our fees to a minimum. Any fees we do have we’ll show you up front so there are no surprises.

Features Applicable Fees

Early payout fee


Deposits and withdrawals only available during renewal grace period. Other fees and charges (including government charges) may be payable.

An interest adjustment is also applicable for early redemption.

Minimum balance is $1,000.

A full list of fees can be found in the applicable Fees and Charges Guide below.

Ready to apply for a Term Deposit?

Applying for a high interest term deposit is simple. You can apply online, in branch or give us a call.

To apply for a Term Deposit Account online, you must be: 

  • A citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • Eighteen (18) years of age or over
  • Applying for a personal account and not in the name of a business or trust. There should be no more than two account holders for this account

Apply now

Other ways to apply:

If you have saved your application:

Load saved application

Are you a business, trust or SMSF?

Please visit your nearest branch

Important information

For important information on the Term Deposits, view the Terms and Conditions.

See our other savings accounts


Fast Track Saver Account

Feel sure of your savings with a high interest savings account that rewards you for using your linked Day2Day Plus Account.

  • Earn ongoing Bonus Interest variable rate when you meet Bonus Criteria
  • Simply deposit $1,000 or more and do 5 or more eligible transactions that are settled (not pending) on your linked Day2Day Plus Account
  • No minimum balance required
  • Winner of multiple industry awards including RateCity Gold Award 2021 for Best Regular Savers Account


WebSavings Account®

Make the most of your savings with high interest on your WebSavings Account® with the flexibility of accessing your money anytime.

  • Earn additional interest for 4 months as an introductory offer
  • No account maintenance fee
  • Unlimited transfers