Sending money to Sri Lanka with Western Union helps you support loved ones with ease. Use our app, website, or visit an agent location to get started.
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Ways to send money to Sri Lanka
Ways to receive money in Sri Lanka
At home, work or on the move, our app provides the freedom to transfer money to Sri Lanka wherever you are. You can even start a transfer on the app and pay at an agent location to complete.Download the app
Pay in person and speak to an adviser at more than 2,7001 Canadian agent locations for assistance making money transfers to Sri Lanka.Find Canadian agent locations
Using your banking details
Cash at an agent location
With a credit2 or debit card
Save receiver details to make repeat payments to Sri Lanka using our money transfer app.
Track your money on every step of its journey to the island in South Asia.
Whether visiting Niagara Falls or at home in Montreal, transfer money from virtually anywhere.
Sending money to bank accounts
Carefully enter your loved ones’ banking and personal details to send money to a Sri Lanka bank account with peace of mind.Send now
Making transfers through the app
Estimate any transfer fees3 wherever you are with our app, before you commit to send money to Sri Lanka from Canada.See how our app works
Sending money in person
Send and receive money, and complete app transfers, at more than 2,7001 Canadian agent locations.Search our agent locations
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It’s free to create a Western Union profile. Get started by following the easy step-by-step process.
Make money transfers around the world
Sending money to Sri Lanka is only the start. We work across more than 200 countries and territories.
Enjoy convenient options
Thousands of agent locations in both Canada and Sri Lanka offer plenty of choice so you and your loved ones can send and receive money with ease.
Choose how you pay
Cover the costs of your transfer to Sri Lanka with cash, credit2 and debit cards, and bank account transfers.
Our My WUSM program offers benefits like transfer fee3 discounts and cashback.
Register with Western Union for free and set up money transfers to Sri Lanka in advance.
We make the money transfer process as streamlined as possible – online, via our app or in person.
Use your unique tracking number (MTCN) to keep an eye on your transfer’s progress.
A general limit of 7,500 CAD applies for sending money transfers to Sri Lanka. A lower limit may apply depending on the payment and receive methods you select.
Sending money to Sri Lanka can be done in a few steps online:
To make an online money transfer to Sri Lanka from Canada, you’ll need your loved one’s bank name, branch name, account number, and a purpose of transfer. You will also need to provide personal details such as their address – when sending money for cash pickup instead. A Western Union profile is required to make any online money transfer.
Send money to a Sri Lanka agent location by following this quick guide:
When sending money to Sri Lanka, your chosen payment method and the amount you want to transfer influences the overall cost. Use our price estimator tool to view the transfer fees3 you’ll likely pay when sending money to Sri Lanka from Canada.
1 Agent location count valid as of September 30, 2021.
2 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.
3 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.