With 27,000+ agent locations in China, you can always find one nearby.
Visit a Western Union agent location.
Provide your sender’s details. This includes your sender’s name, the amount sent and the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN).
Show proof of identity. Make sure to bring a valid government-issued photo ID.
Receive the money. The money will be available to you after your details have been verified.
If the receiver is not a Chinese national, they may be required to provide supporting documentation to
confirm the selected Purpose of Transaction.
In China, a bank account may be required by the bank for collecting money in cash. Account opening requirements may vary in agent provincial branches due to local regulations. Please consult agents for more details before collecting money.
Bank account is required at:
Bank of China. Foreign currency bank account is required for USD and EUR payout if accumulated payout amount is over USD1,000 or equivalent per person/per day.
Postal Savings Bank of China and China Construction Bank. For USD/EUR payout.
China Minsheng Bank, Bank of Jilin and Fujian Haixia Bank. For USD payout.
Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Shanghai branches.