Register to send money online from Australia


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:

  1. Create your profile

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

    We are legally required to request the following information:

    1. Full name
    2. Address
    3. Phone number
    4. Email Address
    5. Country of birth
    6. Date of birth
  2. 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 or passport.

  3. Send money

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

Reasons to choose Western Union

Ease and convenience

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

Commitment to security

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

Fast and transparent

Send money in minutes³ for cash pickup and track your money easily along the way.

Worldwide reach

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


You can send up to 50,000 AUD to a bank account when you pay with POLI

Ready 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.