Send money from Canada to Australia with Western Union. Support family and friends Down Under with our easy and reliable transfer services.
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Ways to send money to Australia
Ways to receive money in Australia
Send money to Australia where and when it’s needed most, at home or on the go, with the Western Union® app. Save time by starting your money transfer to Australia via the app and finish at an agent location.Download the Western Union® app
Visit one of our 2,7001 agent locations in Canada to transfer money to Australia in person. Pay with cash or card and speak to our agents.Find your nearest location
Send money to bank accounts in Australia with Western Union. We can help you transfer money from your bank to top Australian providers with $0 transfer fees2.Find out more
Your family and friends can choose from more than 3,6001 Australian agent locations, from Perth to Sydney, where they can pick up their cash quickly and easily.Find Australian agent locations
Using your bank details
Cash at an agent location
With your credit or debit card3
Transfer money from Canada to Australia on the go, any time, wherever you are.
Track your transfer in real time so you always know where your money is.
Save your regular receivers’ account details to make quick and easy repeat payments.
Send money with a few taps
Quickly and conveniently transfer money to Australia from your smartphone or device with the Western Union® app. Save details for quick repeat transfers, track your money in real time, send on the go or complete at an agent location.Learn more
Pay bills in Australia from Canada
You can pay bills and send money from Canada to Australia using cash, card, or a bank transfer. Send in person at an agent location, online, or via our app.Discover how it works
Send money to Australian bank accounts
Send money direct to leading Australian bank accounts, including the Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Westpac Banking Corporation and the National Australia Bank. All you need are your loved ones’ account details.Send now
Simply visit the Western Union site or download our app and register for a free profile. Follow the quick and easy steps to initiate your money transfer in minutes.
Here at Western Union, we’re committed to giving you peace of mind. All our transfers are encrypted and we’re always educating our customers on how to spot signs of fraud.
We offer services in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. Whether you’re sending money to Australia or Russia, we keep you connected to your friends and family.
Cover the costs of your money transfer by paying cash in person, bank cards, or bank transfers. We accept a variety of payment types to ensure you can support your loved ones.
Save loved ones’ details to make quick and easy repeat payments to Australia whenever they need your support.
Our app and online services allow you to track your money transfers to Australia, so you and your family know exactly where the money is.
Transfer money on set dates to help your loved ones pay repeat bills, or to send a thoughtful gift on special occasions.
You can send a maximum of 7,500 CAD when making online money transfers to Australia.
To start sending money to Australia online:
If you’re sending money online or via our app to Australia, you’ll need:
Transfer fees6 differ depending on how much you are sending, the transfer and payment method and the location of both the sender and receiver. You can use our price estimator to check the fees and exchange rates that will be applied when sending money to Australia.
To start quickly and easily transferring money to Australia with our app, follow these steps:
1 Agent location count valid as of September 30, 2021.
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 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or check other payment methods.
4 If you’re using a credit card, a card-issuer cash advance fee and associated interest charges may apply. To avoid these fees or for reduced fees, use a debit card or check other payment methods.
6 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.