Send money to Cameroon

Easily send money to Cameroon with Western Union. Feel confident sending money to family and friends using our reliable service.

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Choose the way you pay

Using your bank details

Cash at an agent location

With a credit4 or debit card

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Send money to Cameroon in a few taps with our app

Save your receiver’s details so you can send again quickly.

Start online and pay at your nearest agent location.

Track your transfer in real time using the unique tracking number (MTCN).

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More information on how to send money to Cameroon from Canada

Through the app

Choose convenience and send money from Canada to Cameroon via the Western Union® app. Or start the process on the app and finish up at an agent location.

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Send cash in person

Visit your nearest agent location to send money to your loved ones in person. It’s simple to send cash with Western Union.

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Register with My WU℠ to start earning points on money transfers to Cameroon. Redeem points for discounts on future transfer fees5.

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Reasons to choose Western Union

Pay the way you like

Choose to pay online, in person or via the Western Union® app. You can send up to 999 CAD to Cameroon from your bank account.

Convenient locations

With over 3,5001 agent locations in Canada, you’re never far away from a Western Union agent location.

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It’s free and easy to register for Western Union and start sending money to family or friends today.

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Quick and easy

Send money to Cameroon in a few clicks with Western Union.

Easily track your transfer

Use the unique tracking number (MTCN) on your receipt or confirmation email to follow your transfer.

Schedule transfers

If you make regular payments to family, organize transfers in advance so you never miss a payment date.

Save receiver details

Store your loved one’s details on your account, so you can save time in the future.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Cameroon?

When sending money to Cameroon, you can transfer up to 7,500 CAD in cash from an agent location to be received as a cash pickup in Cameroon. You can send up to 5,000 CAD from a credit4/ debit card, or 999 CAD from your bank account for a cash pickup.

If you would like to send to a mobile wallet3, you can pay with your credit4/ debit card or bank account and there is a sending limit of 1,189 CAD. It’s not possible to send cash from an agent location in Canada to a mobile wallet3 in Cameron.

How do I send money online to Cameroon?

It’s easy to complete an online money transfer to Cameroon. Head to the Western Union website and follow these steps:

  1. Log in or register a free profile with Western Union. Select ‘Send now’ to begin the money transfer to Cameroon.
  2. Choose Cameroon as your sending destination, enter the amount you would like to spend and the receiving method.
  3. Select your preferred payment method – either in cash at an agent location, credit4/ debit card or your bank account.
  4. Choose to send to a past receiver or enter the details of a new one, including their name and address. You may be asked to prove your source of funds and enter the purpose of the transfer.
  5. Pay for the money transfer to Cameroon.
  6. Look out for the unique tracking number (MTCN) on your confirmation email. Share this with your receiver so that you can both track the transfer.
What do I need to send money online to Cameroon?

To send money to Cameroon online you will need your payment method, with sufficient funds – including currency conversion and any service fees5. If you are sending money to Cameroon for a cash pickup, you will need to supply your receiver’s:

  • Full name (as it appears on their ID)
  • Contact number (optional)

To send to a mobile wallet3 in Cameroon, you will need to provide your receiver’s:

  • Wallet service provider
  • Wallet mobile number
  • Purpose of transfer
How do I send money to Cameroon from a Western Union agent location?

Benefit from the experience of our experts and send money from your nearest agent location. Follow these steps:

  1. Search online for an agent location near you.
  2. Visit the counter with a form of government-issued ID, your My WU number or phone number. You may be asked to prove your source of funds, so it’s helpful to bring a bank statement or pay slip along.
  3. Don’t forget to bring your receiver’s information too, including their full name and address.
  4. Pay for the money transfer to Cameroon using a credit4/ debit card or cash.
  5. Keep your receipt with the unique tracking number (MTCN). You can share this with your receiver so they can keep an eye on your funds.
How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Cameroon?

Visit our Western Union price estimate details page to predict the cost of sending money to Cameroon, including currency conversion and any associated fees5.

How long does it take to send money to Cameroon from Canada?

Your loved one could receive your funds as a cash pickup in minutes2 if you pay by cash at an agent location or with your credit4/ debit card. Or if you pay with credit4/ debit card and send to a mobile wallet3.

If you’re sending from your bank account for a cash pickup or to a mobile wallet3, it could take seven to 10 business days2 for the funds to reach your receiver.

1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.

2 Your transfer may be delayed or unavailable based on factors listed in our Terms and Conditions, including service selected, regulatory reasons, holidays, or other agent specific limitations.

3 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. Funds availability subject to terms and conditions of service. See Mobile Form for restrictions.

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.

5 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.