Western Union makes it easy to register and send money to friends and family all over the globe. To get started, simply follow these steps to create a Western Union profile and send money online:
Make sure the information you provide matches your government-issued ID.
We are legally required to request the following information:
Your profile needs to be verified before your first money transfer is sent. Complete your online verification by providing your Australian driver’s license, passport, or Proof of Age card.
With a verified profile, you’re now ready to send money online!
Western Union takes the hassle out of transferring money. Here are a few ways we make it easy to get funds to anyone, anywhere, at any time.
It takes just minutes1 for your money transfer to reach an agent location.
With more than 525,000 locations2 around the world, it's easy to find one near your receiver.
We have over 145 years of experience in money transfers around the world.
Your receiver pays no transfer fee to get the money.
With Western Union, you can send up to 5,000 AUD via bank transfer (POLi)
and debit or credit card.
We’re in 200+ countries and territories
We’ve been moving money for over 145 years
We make an average
31 transactions per second
We’ve been moving money for over 145 years and have established a network of over half a million agents worldwide. We transfer $80 billion annually, making an average of 31 safe, secure transactions per second.
Registering your Western Union profile is simple. Click below to get started.
1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See Send Form for details.
2 Network data as of 31 December 2018.