Here you will find everything you need about sending to Kenyan Shillings. We cannot currently send money from KES.
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Sending to KES
|Delivery time*||The money should arrive the same business day that it is sent out||*After payout. Please keep in mind that TransferWise can take up to two working days to convert your funds from receiving the deposit.|
|No maximum limit when sending to a bank account.
69,999 KES when sending to an M-PESA wallet
|Maximum amount you can send is also subject to the currency you're sending from.|
|Countries we can send to||Kenya only|
|Additional Receiving Banking Fees||None|
|Recipient Full Name||35 English characters only||When sending to individuals, please including first name and surname|
|Bank Name||Yes||Choose from a drop down menu|
|Account Number||Yes||8-20 digits|
|Mobile number||Yes||Always a Kenyan mobile phone number that starts with 254|
|Amount Lock Transfers||Yes||The currency you're sending from must also be able to send fixed amounts.|
|Business Transfer||Yes||Both the sender and recipient can be a business|
|Reference||Yes||Reference is sent via email and up to 35 characters. If you're sending to an M-PESA wallet, your reference won't go through so our partner will forward their own reference.|