Transfer money to the Philippines from Australia

With Western Union, you can transfer money in minutes1 to bank accounts or for cash pickup at agent locations across the Philippines.

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    Become a My WUsm member and earn 20 points on your first transfer4. After that, get double points for each transfer until 31 May 2021.

    Convenient money transfers to the Philippines

    Choose how the money is received in the Philippines:

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    Pay the way that suits you best

    Directly from your bank account

    In cash at an agent location

    With your credit or debit card

    More info on sending money to the Philippines

    Your first online money
    transfer is on us

    Use promo code FIRSTFREEAU 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 and purpose of transaction.

    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 program5 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 the Philippines

    Ease and convenience

    Send money the way that’s convenient for you: online, via 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.

    Ready to send money to the Philippines?

    Frequently Asked Questions about sending money to the Philippines from Australia

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

    Yes, you can send money online 24/7 to the Philippines 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 at any Western Union agent location across the Philippines.

    What do I need to send an online transfer to the Philippines 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 19,000 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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    Ratings as of 22 April 2021.

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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 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.

    3Network data valid as of 31 December 2020.

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

    5 The My WU℠ membership program is not applicable for retail transactions.