Download the new app and send money on the go.
Send money to a bank account

An easy way for you to send. A convenient way for them to receive.

It’s time you knew what you are paying for and enjoy easy money transfers with no hidden fees1!

From $4, you can send money from the Western Union® mobile app to bank accounts in over 50 countries and territories around the world, including to Australian bank accounts.

This is how you do it in 5 easy steps:

  1. Download and/or start the transfer on the Western Union app

  2. Log-in and select ‘send money’

  3. Enter money transfer details and choose ‘send to Bank account*’ when asked how you want your receiver to get money?

  4. Choose how you want to pay. Pay via internet banking (pay with POLi) or with your Visa® or MasterCard® (Australia bank-issued cards only) and the money can be deposited into your

  5. Complete payment to receive Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). Track the transfer from your phone.

Send money online in a few simple steps and pay with your debit card or credit card2.

Getting started is easy

Sign up for an account online.

Choose your sending method.

Enter your receiver and payment information.


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

2Card issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. Use a debit card to avoid these fees and charges.