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Sending to AUD
For more information and to get started with your first transfer to AUD, click here!
|TransferWise Fee||0.7%||When sending from currencies with a different fee, the higher charge applies. Some currencies have a discounted fee for larger amounts. For more information, see here.
|Delivery time*||0-2 working days||*After payout. Please keep in mind that TransferWise can take up to two working days to convert your funds from receiving the deposit|
|Countries we can send to||Australia only|
|Additional Receiving Banking Fees||None|
|Recipient Full Name||Yes||When sending to individuals, please include first name and surname. There is a 35 character limit, and please use only standard Latin letters (a-z)|
|Recipient Account number||Yes||5-9 digits|
|Recipient BSB||Yes||6 digits|
|Recipient address||Yes*||If payment is over the equivalent of €50,000|
|Payment reason||Yes*||If payment is over the equivalent of €50,000|
|Amount Lock Transfers||Yes||The currency you're sending from must also be able to send fixed amounts. Please see our other currency FAQs more information.|
|Guaranteed Rate||Yes||You'll get a guaranteed rate when sending to AUD from most of our currencies (excluding BRL, CHF and CZK). This will last for 24 or 48 hours depending on your sending currency. You can see more information in our guaranteed rate article.|
Sending from AUD
|TransferWise fee||0.7% (or 2 AUD* for payments under 285 AUD)||Except when sending to SWIFT currencies, where an additional A$10 flat fee is charge in addition to the outlined fees
When sending to currencies with a different fee, the higher charge applies
Debit / Credit card payments from AUD are 0.6%
For more information, please see here.
Some currencies have a discounted fee for larger amounts. For more information, please see here.
The minimum fee for sending from AUD varies depending on the receiving currency. You can follow this link to our pricing page to check the minimum fee and the threshold amount for any transfer that you wish to complete.
|Time for deposit to reach TransferWise||0-2 working days||Please note TransferWise usually only receives deposits within UK working hours (9-5 UK time Mon-Fri)|
|Additional sending fees||No|
|Recipient Address Required||Yes||When sending from AUD, a recipient address will also be requested and is mandatory.|
|Amount Lock Transfers||Yes||The currency you're sending to must also be able to receive fixed amounts. Please see our other currency FAQs more information.|
|Guaranteed Rate||Yes||For transfers to CHF, EUR, GBP, and USD from AUD, the rate is guaranteed (locked) at the mid-market rate for 2 working days (48 hours) from the time you finish creating the order. For transfers to all other currencies, the rate is determined at the time of conversion.|
|Debit/Credit Card Payments||Yes||The limit per payment for AUD card payments is 3500 AUD. Paying with any card carries an additional 0.6% fee.|
|Business Payments||Yes||Please note - We cannot offer services to trusts or charities from Australia.|
|POLi Payments||Yes (Website only)||POLi payments will reach us in 0-2 working days. Only available for a limited number of Australian banks - see list in additional notes. Refunds take 1-2 working days.|
|Verify ID||Yes||For all transfers from AUD, we now request a copy of an ID document (e.g. passport or driver's licence) prior to your first transfer.|
If you cancel your transfer from AUD when you have already sent the money to us (using one of the payment methods listed), and the transfer has not yet been completed, then we can simply refund your money back to you. See what is required to complete the refund for your payment method below.
When refunding a bank transfer, the money must be sent back to the account it came from and we will ask for the following details:
- Account holder name
- Account Number
- BSB Code
Your money will then be sent back to you and should arrive within 2 working days maximum.
Card payment refunds are an automatic process (but not instant), and once you cancel a payment, your money will be sent back to the card you paid from. This will then take up to 10 working days to reflect back on your card.
- POLi Payment Banks - ANZ, Bank of Melbourne, Bank of Queensland, BankSA, Bankwest, Bendigo Bank, Citibank, Commonwealth Bank, CUA, IMB Building Society, ING Direct, NAB, Newcastle Permanent, People's Choice Credit Union, St. George Bank, Suncorp and Westpac
TransferWise Ltd is a designated remittance provider registered with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre ("AUSTRAC") IND100428576-001.
We are also regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australia Financial Services Licence (AFSL) number 456295. Australian Registered Business Number (ARBN) 168 331 191.
Finally, we are a member of the Financial Ombudsman Service, membership number 35137.
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