Send money to Malaysia

Send money to loved ones in Malaysia with ease with Western Union. Transfer money online, in store, or through the Western Union® app.

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We encrypt your transfers

We encrypt your transfers

We are committed to keeping your data secure

We are committed to keeping your data secure

We’ve sent money around the world for more than 150 years

We’ve sent money around the world for more than 150 years

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Convenient ways to send and receive money

Choose the way you pay

Using your bank details

Cash at an agent location

With a credit3 or debit card

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Send money to Malaysia in a few taps with our app

Send money to Malaysia on the go or at home.

Save your receiver’s details to send money to Malaysia again quickly.

Track your money transfer to Malaysia in real time.

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More information on how to send money to Malaysia from Canada

Send money in person

Send money to Malaysia from Canada in person at more than 3,5001 locations across the country. Pay with credit3/debit card or cash.

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Send money via the app

The Western Union® app makes money transfers work for you. Send money to Malaysia any time and anywhere, whether at home or on the go.

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Earn rewards

Register for the WU℠ program to earn rewards each time you transfer money to Malaysia.

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Reasons to choose Western Union

Send money your way

Send money to Malaysia in a way that works for you. Send money online, at your nearest agent location, or through the app.

Committed to security

We encrypt each one of your money transfers to Malaysia, so you’ll have peace of mind knowing your personal information is protected.

International reach

We partner with more than 200 countries and territories across the word, from Asia to South America.

Pay the way you like

We give our customers the flexibility to pay the way they like. Send money to Malaysia with credit3/debit card, by bank transfer or use cash in-store.

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Track your money transfer

Track your money transfer as it makes its way to Malaysia with your unique tracking number (MTCN).

Send again quickly

Register for a free Western Union profile and store your receiver’s details to send money to Malaysia again quickly.

Schedule transfers

Schedule a money transfer in advance and never miss a bill payment again. Simply choose a time and date and we’ll take care of the rest.

Earn rewards

Earn points and redeem rewards each time you send money to Malaysia with the My WU℠ program.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Malaysia?

The maximum amount you can send from Canada to Malaysia is 7,500 CAD. This depends on your chosen methods of sending and receiving the money. Other limits apply to payment method and pickup choice.

How do I send money online to Malaysia?

Sending money to Malaysia online is easy. To get started:

  1. Register or log in for a free profile and click ‘Send now’ to begin your online money transfer.
  2. Select Malaysia as your destination and enter the amount you’d like to send.
  3. Choose your payment method (credit3/debit card or by bank transfer).
  4. Select your receiver method (cash pick up or bank account2).
  5. Confirm your payment and keep hold of your unique tracking number (MTCN). Share this with your receiver so you can both track the funds.
What do I need to send money online to Malaysia?

Before sending money to Malaysia, you’ll need your

  • Full name and address
  • Receivers full name and address
  • Receiver’s bank account2 details
How do I send money to Malaysia from a Western Union agent location?
  1. Find your nearest Western Union agent location.
  2. Bring along a valid government issued ID, your My WU® number and your receiver’s information. You may be asked to provide proof of funds so bring along a payslip or bank statement with you.
  3. Pay for your money transfer in cash, by bank transfer or use a credit3/debit card.
  4. Keep hold of your receipt for your unique tracking number (MTCN). Share this with your receiver so you can both track the funds as they make their way to Malaysia.
How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Malaysia?

You can use our online price estimator to calculate your transfer fees4 before sending money to Malaysia. This will give you a clear understanding of how much money your receiver will get.

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

The time it takes for your money to reach Malaysia will depend on the payment and receiver method you choose.

If you’re sending money to Malaysia and paying with credit3/debit card or with cash in-store for cash pick up, your money can arrive within minutes5.

If you’re transferring money from a bank account in Canada to a bank account2 in Malaysia, your money can arrive within 9-12 business days.

1 Network data as of December 31, 2021.

2 Please make sure that the receiver’s name accurately matches the details of the bank account owner. (Account details may vary by country.).

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 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.

5 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.