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Restrictions and Special Notes


Sending in Morocco

Transfers may be sent to Moroccan students abroad. However, certain rules Apply.


The Student should have a file opened at one of Barid Al Maghrib location and all the transfers should be sent from that specific location, the file should enclose the following:

  • Copy of the passport +Copy of the National Identification Card,
  • A copy of the admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school,
  • Copy of the notification or attestation of scholarships granted an appropriate establishment,
  • A Copy of any school related document.

For each type of transfer the sender should present the following documents:

  • A- School Departure Allowance: Definition: Annual Allowance granted to students abroad once per year to a maximum of 20.000 MAD NB: One additional departure allowance of 20.000 MAD could be granted to an accompanying family member (father or tutor) Documents needed:
    • 1. Admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school
    • 2. Testimony of the customer attesting that he didn't send any transfer before. NB : The amount of transfer limits could vary from a destination country to another
  • B- School fees Documents needed:
    • 1. School bill
    • 2. Admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school
  • C- Stay fees (Monthly transfers up to 7.000 MAD) Documents needed:
    • 1. A copy of the admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school
    • 2. Testimony of the customer attesting that he didn't benefit from any scholarship during the current year
    • 3. I20 form for US studies.
  • D- Accommodation fees (Rent, Campus etc) Documents needed:
    • 1. Admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school

Rental contract:

  • E- Computer and IT Equipment acquisition up to 25.000 MAD renewable each 3 years Documents needed:
    • 1. Admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school.
    • 2. Bill or invoice
  • F- Student credit refund Documents needed:
    • 1. Copy of the credit contract + refund calendar
    • 2. Admission form attesting that student is enrolled in a foreign school
    • 3. Scholarship granted and Testimony of the customer attesting that he didn't benefit from any scholarship during the current year.

Common Transfers for the below types of transfers the sender should present the following documents: Bill, expense account or any document that can prove the eligibility to a debt

  • A- Announcement fees, Advertising insertions and subscription to foreign publications.
  • B- Books buying costs,...Trade mark registry fees.
  • C- Moroccan parcel costs for press furniture.
  • D- Interpreter costs.
  • E- Enrollment fees for entry exams to universities and remote courses.
  • F- Diplomas shipping fees.
  • G- Registration fees for seminars, conventions, conferences, internships, youth & sport events.
  • H- Subscription and Contribution fees to professional associations, regional & international organisms.
  • I- Legal and attorney fees.
  • J- Family charges & alimony.
  • K- Documentaries, televised programs and movie renting or buying fees / movie editing fees.
  • L- Invitation to tender, Analysis and foreign expertise fees.
  • M- Royalties prescribed by the Moroccan Royalties Center.
  • N- Telecom circuit usage or rental (by Itissalat Al-Maghrib) fees and license Fees
  • O- Embassy's consular revenues.
  • P- Invitation to tender participation fees.
  • Q- SWIFT system Adhesion Fee for Moroccan Banks.

Receiving in Morocco

  • Maximum principal payout amount is 80.000 MA Dirham per person, per transaction, per day at Barid Al-Maghrib locations.
  • Barid Al-Maghrib will pay on the test question alone with proof of lost identification.
  • Valid identification is required for all payouts at Societe Generale locations.
  • Payee must present correct money transfer control number (MTCN)
  • For Retirees, Moroccan retirees could also transfer 100% of their retirement pensions if they have the following documents:
    • A- Retirement pensions settlement
      • 1. Document justifying the retiree net salary deposit by the employer
      • 2. Nominative certificate of foreign residency