Make a remit from Australia directly to a bank account. You can also send money for cash pickup at an agent location.
Enter your friend or relative’s name, street address and city when sending money to a bank account. We’ll also need the bank name, account number and bank city.
Complete your money transfer overseas using a debit or credit card or pay a flat 99c fee1 with a PayID bank transfer. Send with a $0 transfer fee for your first online transfer.
Your money can arrive in minutes2 when selecting cash pickup. Keep your loved one in the loop by sharing your tracking number (MTCN).
Send money instantly, or start on our app and pay in-store.
Track your money transfer in real time.
Repeat transfers quickly to friends and family.
Register in a few steps and learn how to send money overseas from anywhere.
Track your transfer on our app or website every time you send money overseas from Australia. All it takes is your unique tracking number (MTCN).
Would a bank account or card payment be more convenient? The choice is yours. You can also pay to transfer money with cash at more than 3,600 Australian agent locations3.
Our thousands of agent locations allow your loved ones to pick up cash close to home.
Send money online in minutes2
Simply transfer money to an agent location and your receiver can collect the cash in minutes2.
As an experienced money transfer specialist, Western Union aims to keep families and friends connected across oceans and geographic borders. We make it easy to transfer money overseas, whether you’re helping a loved one out financially, sending a birthday present or simply giving them a nice surprise.
Send money online, through our app or in person and enjoy a transparent, friendly service that you can always rely on.
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Sending money overseas is easy with our app. Here’s how to do it:
Follow these steps to transfer money overseas from an agent location:
You can send up to 50,000 AUD to international bank accounts with PayID for a flat 99c transfer fee1. This can vary by country, however – so it’s always worth checking beforehand. Register today to check your costs, exchange rates limits and transaction times in advance.
We offer a list of all the countries where you can directly send money to a bank account. This also provides estimated delivery times for each country and a breakdown of the information you’ll need to provide.
Your loved one should be able to collect their overseas money transfer in minutes2 if you’ve selected cash pickup from a participating agent location. The time for a transfer to be deposited into an overseas bank account will vary. An estimated waiting time will be given with your tracking number (MTCN).
1 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.
2 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.
3 Network data valid as of 30th September 2021.