Send money to the Middle East from Australia

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    Money transfer to Lebanon, 24/7

    Here’s how you can transfer money to your friends and family in Lebanon.

    Send money to Egypt, the way you like

    Transfer money to your friends and family in Egypt to their bank account or for a cash pickup.

    Money transfer to Jordan, 24/7

    Here’s how you can transfer money to your friends and family in Jordan.

    Send money to UAE, the way you like

    Transfer money to your friends and family in UAE to their bank account or for a cash pickup.

    Convenient money transfers to Middle East

    Find a payment option that suits you

    Online via POLi with your bank account

    With your credit2 or debit card

    In cash at an agent location

    More information for sending money to Middle East

    Get a free estimate
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    Know how much your transfer will cost before you send, without any obligation to send money later.

    Have your receiver’s
    details ready

    To start your bank transfer, simply provide your receiver’s account number and purpose of transaction.

    Resend in an instant

    Save your receiver’s details to send money with a 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.

    Pay the way you like

    Pay online through your bank account, with your credit2/debit card, or cash in-store.

    Track your transfer

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

    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 Middle East.

    Ease and convenience

    Send money to Middle East 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 minutes4 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.

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    Still have questions or need help?

    Need help sending money to Middle East or have another question? Contact our Customer Care team or visit our FAQ page for more information.

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    Rating as of 11 September 2020.


    1 Western 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).

    2 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. You can avoid these fees by using a debit card.

    3 Network data as of 30 June 2019.

    4 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, required receiver action(s), agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See terms for details.