Send money to Taiwan

Send money to Taiwan online, in person or on the move via our app. Reach loved ones across the North Pacific

Be informed. Be aware. Protect yourself from fraud.

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

Convenient ways to send and receive money from Canada to Taiwan

Choose the way you pay

Using your bank details

Cash at an agent location

With a credit3 or debit card

Ready to send money?

Send money to Taiwan in a few taps with our app

Save your receiver’s details to make repeat money transfers quickly and easily.

Start online and pay in person at any agent location.

You and your receiver can track your money transfer in real time.

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Ratings as of January 1, 2022.

More information on how to send money to Taiwan from Canada

Estimates before you send

Get transparent estimates on exchange rates, delivery times and transfer fees4 so you know your costs before you click.

Use our free price estimator

Receiver details required

Send money to Taiwan without a fuss – ensure you have your receiver’s full name, contact number and email address ready.

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Move money quickly

Your receiver can access their cash pickup in minutes2 at any Taiwan agent location. Simply provide them with your unique tracking number (MTCN) to easily collect their cash.

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Reasons to choose Western Union

Committed to your peace of mind

Across oceans, countries and continents, our encryption technologies help to make sure your money reaches your loved ones.

International reach

With more than 2001 countries and territories in the Western Union network, your loved ones are easily in reach – from Toronto to Taipei.

Pay the way you like

With the option to pay in cash, by debit/credit3 card or directly from your bank account, you can choose to do things your way.


For over 150 years, Western Union has been moving money where it matters most, and helping people make things happen.

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Easily track money transfers

It’s easy for you and your receiver to track your money transfer from the moment you click send. Hold on to your unique tracking number (MTCN) and use our tracker tool.

Get rewarded with the My WU℠ program

Earn points, get discounts on transfer fees4 and reward yourself by using My WUSM every time you send funds with Western Union.

Schedule money transfers

Schedule your money transfers for a date and time that suit you, whether that’s to make sure you never miss a birthday, provide monthly support, or so you don’t forget in the moment.

Quick and easy

It’s quick and easy to transfer money to Taiwan. Register for a free Western Union profile in a few clicks and support those you treasure most today.

Frequently asked questions

How much money can I send to Taiwan?

The total sum you’re able to send in a single transfer to Taiwan is 7,500 CAD by cash in person, 5,000 CAD by credit3/debit card, or 999 CAD if you pay through your bank.

How do I send money online to Taiwan?

It’s simple to send money to Taiwan online. To start you need to:

  1. Log in or register for a Western Union profile, then click ‘Send now’.
  2. Select Taiwan as your destination, then enter the amount you wish to send, plus sending and receiving methods.
  3. You’ll see estimated transfer times, transfer fees4 and exchange rates here. If everything looks good, proceed to the next step.
  4. Enter your receiver’s details.
  5. To finish up, you should receive a unique tracking number (MTCN) to track your money transfer. Share this with your receiver so they can collect their funds.
What do I need to send money online to Taiwan?

Before you can transfer money to Taiwan, you need to register for a Western Union profile. Registration is easy and free; all you need are:

  • Your full name and address.
  • A Canadian driver’s license, passport or other form of government-issued ID.

After this, you’ll be ready to transfer money. Before beginning, make sure you have this information ready:

  • For larger money transfers, you’ll need to provide information on the source of funds.
  • Your receiver’s full name.
  • Contact information for your receiver – either a mobile phone number or email address.
How do I send money to Taiwan from a Western Union agent location?

Before sending money to Taiwan from an agent location, it’s worth finding your most convenient spot with our location finder. Then:

  1. Visit your chosen agent location with your photo ID, payment details or cash, and your receiver’s details.
  2. Approach the desk to arrange your money transfer and pay. If you’ve already started a money transfer online, you can finish the process in person within 24 hours.
  3. Keep the unique tracking number (MTCN) and share it with your receiver.
How do I estimate the cost to transfer money to Taiwan?

Get transparent, full cost breakdowns on any money transfer with our price estimator. Enter the details of your money transfer, and you’ll receive a complete, zero-commitment breakdown before you send.

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

Delivery can take minutes2 by debit/credit3 card or cash in person, or 7-10 business days5 by bank account transfer.

Network data as of December 31, 2021.

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 the receiver’s mWallet account provider for credit to the account tied to the 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 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.