Transfer money to Indonesia from Australia

With Western Union you can transfer money fast1 to bank accounts and mobile wallets4 or opt for cash pickup at agent locations across Indonesia.

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

    Convenient money transfers to Indonesia

    Pay the way that suits you best

    Directly from your bank account

    In cash at an agent location

    With your credit or debit card

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    Your first online money transfer
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    Use promo code WELCOMEAU to enjoy 0 AUD fee2 on your first online transfer. You can also get a free estimate anytime and without obligation to send money later.

    Have your receiver’s details ready

    To start your bank transfer, simply provide your receiver’s account number.

    Repeat transfers quickly and easily

    You can choose to save your receiver’s details to send money again with a just few clicks or taps.

    Register to send money today

    Quick and easy registration

    It’s easy to sign up and send money online 24/7.

    Track your transfer

    Use your MTCN to track your money transfer online or via our app.

    Earn points with our rewards program

    Join our My WU rewards program6 and earn points with each transfer. Save up the points to redeem them for discounts on transfer fees.

    Pay the way you like

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

    Convenient locations

    Send money and your receiver can pick up the cash at a Western Union agent location near them.

    Reasons to choose Western Union to send money to Indonesia.

    Ease and convenience

    Send money to Indonesia 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.

    Speed and transparency

    Send money in minutes1 for fast cash pickup and easily track your money 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.

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    Frequently Asked Questions about sending money to Indonesia from Australia

    Can I send money online to Indonesia with Western Union from Australia?

    Yes, you can send money online 24/7 to Indonesia from Australia using internet banking (pay with POLi). You can also pay with your Visa® or MasterCard® credit, debit or prepaid card.

    Receivers can have the money deposited into their bank accounts, or pick up the cash within minutes1 from participating agent locations in Jakarta, Surabaya, Bandung, Medan, and other cities throughout Indonesia.

    What do I need to send an online transfer to Indonesia from Australia?

    You’ll need your receiver’s full name (as it appears on their ID) and address, and your internet banking details or a Visa® or MasterCard® credit, debit or prepaid card issued by an Australian bank. You also must be over 18.

    When you first register online with Western Union, we’ll need certain information so we can confirm your identity and create an online profile for you. You’ll need an Australian driver’s license or passport.

    In some cases, you may also be required to call our call center if we need additional information.

    How much money can I send online?

    The maximum daily transaction limit is 7,000 AUD when you pay with POLi, but your specific daily transaction limit will vary based on the service you choose and your transaction history. Register and visit your profile to see your individual transaction limit.

    Still have questions or need help?

    Visit our FAQs or contact us.

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    Send money on the go, or start on our app and pay in-store.

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    Ratings as of 22 April 2021.


    1 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.

    2 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.

    3 Network data valid as of 31 December 2020.

    4 Funds will be paid into a 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. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for restrictions.

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