NAB outage impacts online banking and EFTPOS Australia wide

National Australia Bank’s online and EFTPOS services have gone down leaving customers stranded.NAB has announced that its ATMs and EFTPOS services should be back online following an outage that lasted more than four hours. The bank is still working on restoring online and mobile banking services.

The news comes as customers and businesses were left unable to access to bank accounts and use EFTPOS machines after the bank’s online services went down.

Earlier, NAB issued an apology on social media, telling customers they should be able to use their cards on non-NAB operated machines. “Sorry this happened on a Saturday everyone. Systems are still affected but for purchases only, NAB customers can use non-NAB operated EFTPOS machines, but are unable to withdraw cash.”

The outage affected internet and mobile banking, ATMs and EFTPOS and is believed to have started around 8am AEST.

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