Financial institutions

Banks and other financial institutions provide mortgage financing for conveyancing transactions. They are represented by industry associations.

Australian Bankers’ Association (ABA)

Represents the major banks and some of the lesser financial institutions that are Approved Deposit-Taking Institutions (ADI) under the Banking Act.

Australian Finance Industry Association (AFIA)

Represents finance companies and other non-ADI lenders.

Customer Owned Banking Association (COBA)

Represents building societies and credit unions.

Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA)

Represents mortgage and finance brokers and aggregators.