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Register to
send money online from Australia

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With Western Union, register your profile in 3 simple steps

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:


Create your profile

Make sure the information you provide matches your government-issued ID.

We are legally required to request the following information:

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Email Address
  • Country of birth
  • Date of birth

Verify your profile

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.


Send money

With a verified profile, you’re now ready to send money online!

Why send money with Western Union?

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.

A few reasons to use us


It’s quick

It takes just minutes1 for your money transfer to reach an agent location.


It’s convenient

With more than 525,000 locations2 around the world, it's easy to find one near your receiver.


It’s reliable

We have over 145 years of experience in money transfers around the world.


It’s free for your receiver

Your receiver pays no transfer fee to get the money.

Ready to send money?

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How much money can you send online per transfer with your Western Union profile?

With Western Union, you can send up to 5,000 AUD via bank transfer (POLi)
and debit or credit card.

With Western Union, you can send up to 5,000 AUD via bank transfer (POLi)
and debit or credit card.

Send money now

Last year, our customers made
268 million transfers

Money transfer from UK Money transfer from Russia Money transfer from India Money transfer from America Money transfer from Brazil


We’re in 200+ countries and territories


We’ve been moving money for over 145 years

$80B annually

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.

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Registering your Western Union profile is simple. Click below to get started.

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Need help?

Have a question about your Western Union profile? Visit our FAQs or get in touch. Our Customer Care is just a call away.

1800 173 833
+61 2923 19729 (If calling from overseas)

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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.