UAH Transfers

UAH Transfers

Here you'll find everything you need to know about sending to Ukrainian hryvnia (UAH). 

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Sending to UAH
Additional notes

Sending to UAHalt

Basic information   Notes
Delivery time Same working day After payout. Please keep in mind that TransferWise can take up to 2 working days to convert your money after we receive it
Maximum amount (per transfer) 12,000,000 UAH  
Countries we can send to Ukraine only Due to current EU sanctions we can't send UAH to Crimea or Sevastopol
Additional receiving banking fees None  
Additional note   TransferWise can only send UAH to PrivatBank users
Required details    
Recipient full name Yes You need to add your recipient's full name in the following order: last name, first name, then patronymic (optional). Please make sure there aren't any typos or transliteration errors in the recipient's name.
If your recipient has more than one first or last name, put the names together with capitalised initials, but without hyphens and spaces.

For example: CruzDaCosta AnnaMaria
Recipient phone number Yes Phone number should be 12 digits, starting with 380 (or +380), and must match the number registered to your recipient's card.
Recipient card number Yes Last 4 digits only of recipient's card number are required. Can't be a Junior Card/Картка Юнiора.
Amount lock transfers Yes The currency you're sending from must also be able to send fixed amounts. Please see our other currency FAQs for more information
Email transfers No Transfers to an email address are not available for payments to UAH
Business transfers No We can only send UAH to private accounts in Ukraine



Additional notes

TransferWise can only make UAH payments to users of PrivatBank in Ukraine. We can't make payments to any other banks, or any businesses. However, we can send US dollars to Ukraine.

The recipient of a transfer to UAH must be over 16 years old. In addition, PrivatBank will not accept transfers made to a Junior Card/Картка Юнiора, even if the recipient is older than 16.

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