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From a 3 USD transfer fee1 online

Choose how you want to send money from the Maldives

Online

Transfers made easy

1. Log in or register
Not registered? Create a profile or learn more.

2. Verify your profile
Visit our agent location with a valid government-issued ID to verify your identity in person.

3. Start your transfer on wu.com
- Enter the destination country and the amount you'd like to send.
- Choose how you’d like to send money online: from your Maldives issued USD bank account via internet banking.
- Choose the payout method: cash or direct to bank.

4. Enter your receiver's details
- If you’re sending directly to a bank account, you will need your receiver’s bank name, code, and account number 1.
- You can save your receiver’s details for convenient repeat transfers.

5. Pay and send
- Pay for your transfer.
- Check all the details before hitting send.
- You'll get a confirmation SMS with the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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On our app

Send money on the go

1.Download the app
Download the Western Union® app on Apple App store or Google Play store.

2. Log in or register
- Follow the steps in the app to create a profile with your phone number.
- Visit one of the agent locations with a valid government-issued ID to verify your identity in person.

3. Start your transfer
- Enter the destination country and the amount you'd like to send.
- Choose how you’d like to send money – from your Maldives issued USD bank account via internet banking.
- Choose the payout method: cash, or direct to bank.

4. Enter your receiver's details
- If you’re sending directly to a bank account, you will need your receiver’s bank name, code, and account number1.
- You can save your receiver’s details for convenient repeat transfers.

5. Pay and send
- Pay for your transfer.
- Check all the details before hitting send.
- You'll get a confirmation SMS with the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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In person

Walk in to send money

1. Visit a Western Union agent location
Walk in to our agent location in the Maldives to transfer money in person.

2. Share your details
Provide the agent with your full name and a valid government-issued photo ID.

3. Share your receiver’s details
- Provide the agent with your receiver’s full name, the destination country, and the exact amount you wish to send.
- Choose the payout method: cash or direct to bank.

4. Pay and send
- Pay for your transfer in cash.
- You’ll get a confirmation email with the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN). Use it to track your transfer and share it with your receiver only.

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Start online, pay in-store

Pay cash in-store

1. Log in or register

2. Start your transfer

  • - Enter the destination country and the amount you’d like to send.
  • - Select Pay cash in-store as the funding method.

3. Enter your receiver’s details

  • - If you’re sending directly to a bank account, you will need your receiver’s bank name, code, and account number 1.
  • - You can save your receiver’s details for convenient repeat transfers.

4. Pay in-store

  • - Visit a Western Union agent location and submit a valid government-issued ID to verify your profile.
  • - Pay for the transfer in cash.
  • - You'll get a confirmation SMS once your transfer is sent.
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Why transfer money with us?

Send money from the Maldives with us and enjoy all the benefits we have to offer.

Peace of mind

Keep track of money transfers with tracking numbers (MTCN).

Global

Send money around the corner or around the world.

Reliable

We’ve been moving money for over 145 years.

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Visit our FAQs or just get in touch. Our Customer Care is just a call away.

Island Financials:

+960 333 2777

(English: 8.30 am to 10 pm, daily)
wu@villatravels.com

Bandaha Financials:

+960 333 8818

(English: 9 am to 7 pm, daily)
operations@bandaha.mv

Go to FAQs

1 Please use care when providing bank account information. Funds will be paid into the bank account corresponding to the account number you provide. The receiver's account must be a local currency payout account.