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Receive money your way in New Zealand

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Choose how you wish to receive money

Cash pickup

1. Visit one of the 300+ Western Union agent locations1 in New Zealand.

2. Provide your sender's details, including the tracking number (MTCN).

3. Present a valid government-issued ID.

4. Get your money once your details have been verified.

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Bank account

Provide your sender your bank account details, as follows2

- Your full name
- Your bank’s name
- Your bank’s code
- Your bank account number

2. Ask your sender to provide a copy of the tracking number (MTCN) to know the estimated delivery time.

3. Receive your money transfer directly into your bank account.

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Need to know when you will receive the money transfer?

Track your transfer using your tracking number (MTCN). You’ll know instantly if the money is on its way or if it’s already available for pickup.

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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


We've served millions of customers worldwide

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 Network data valid as of 31 December 2019.

2 Please use care when providing bank account information. Funds will be paid into the bank account corresponding to account number you provide. The receiver's account must be a local currency payout account. If you're sending to a company or an institution, please provide the business’ name, bank account number, bank name, and bank routing number (SwiftBIC).