Send money from Australia

Send money to over 200 countries and territories across the world online, with the app, or in person.

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    FX: 1.00 AUD =


    Exchange Rates and Fees shown are estimates, vary by a number of factors including payment and payout methods, and are subject to change. To check current rates and other options, simply click “Get Started”.
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    We encrypt your transfers

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    $01 fee. When you send to a bank account and pay with POLi.

    Convenient ways to transfer money
    with Western Union

    Register to start sending money today

    Quick and easy registration

    Simply register online and verify your profile to send and receive money 24/7.

    Pay the way you like

    Pay online through your bank account, with your credit/debit card, or cash in-store.

    Earn points with our rewards program

    Join our My WU rewards program4 and earn points with each transfer. Save up the points to redeem them for discounts on transfer fees.

    Track your transfer

    Easily track your money transfer online or via the Western Union® app.

    Convenient locations

    Send and receive money at a Western Union agent location in Australia. It’s easy to find one near you with a few clicks or taps.

    Our customers made millions of transfers with Western Union last year—here’s why:

    Ease and convenience

    Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, via the app, or in person at an agent location.

    Commitment to security

    Our encryption and fraud prevention efforts help protect your Western Union transfers.

    Speed and transparency

    Send money in minutes2 for fast cash pickup and easily track your money along the way.

    Worldwide reach

    We handle an average of 25 transfers per second and move money from Australia to over 200 countries and territories.

    Ready to get started with Western Union?

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    Money transfers made easy with the Western Union® app

    Redeem your My WU reward points.

    Send money on the go, or start on our app and pay in-store.
    Track your money transfer in real time.
    Repeat transfers quickly to friends and family.
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    Ratings as of 22 April 2021.


    1 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.

    2 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. For mobile transactions funds will be paid to receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to account tied to receiver’s mobile number. Additional third-party charges may apply, including SMS and account over-limit and cash-out fees. See the transfer form for restrictions.

    3On your first digital transaction, you will immediately receive 5 points and the remaining 10 points will be reflected after 30 days