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Register to send money from Sri Lanka

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Register your profile in 3 simple steps

Simply follow these steps to send money online.


Create your

Make sure the information you provide matches your government-issued ID.

Fill in the following information:

  • Full name
  • Address
  • Phone number
  • Date of birth
  • Country of birth
  • Nationality
  • Gender

Start money transfer online

With an online profile, you can start your money transfer online at ease and complete the transfer at any Western Union agent location in Sri Lanka.


Verify your identity and pay

Visit a nearby Western Union location to pay and complete the money transfer. You’ll need to present both, your passport and Sri Lanka-issued work permit, for identity verification.

How much can you send?

With Western Union Sri Lanka, you can send up to 80,000 LKR per month.

With Western Union Sri Lanka, you can send up to 80,000 LKR per month.

Start transfer

Why send money with Western Union?

A few reasons to use us

Money in minutes

The cash is ready for pickup at an agent location in minutes1.

Transparent fees

Check transfer fees and exchange rates2 upfront.

Peace of mind

Track transfers with tracking numbers (MTCN).

Last year, our customers made 268 million transfers

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We’re in 200+ countries and territories


We’ve been moving money for over 145 years

$80B annually

We make an average 31 transfers per second

We’ve been moving money for over 145 years and have established a network of over half a million agents worldwide. We transfer $80 billion annually, making an average of 31 safe, secure transfers per second.

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1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory issues, identification requirements, required receiver action(s), agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional Restrictions may apply. See Terms and conditions for details.

2 Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees and foreign exchange rates may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice. Subject to applicable taxes (if any).