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Transfers to and from New Zealand Dollars

TransferWise can send New Zealand Dollars (NZD) to bank account located in New Zealand. You can also send NZD from New Zealand using TransferWise. Read more below!

For more information and to get started with your first transfer, please click here

Please note that we cannot send transfers to or receive transfers from the Cook Islands, even when an account is denominated in NZD.

Also, see our BIC Code Finder Tool!


Sending to NZD
 

Basic Information   Notes
TransferWise Fee 0.7% (or the equivalent of 2.94 NZD for payments under 420 NZD) When sending from currencies where the fee would normally be 0.5%, the fee is instead 0.7%. For information about the fee when transferring from USD to NZD, please see this page
Delivery time* 1-3 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
Maximum payment 2,000,000 NZD  
Countries we can send to New Zealand only  
Additional Receiving Banking Fees None  
Required Details    
Recipient Full Name Yes When sending to individuals, please include first name and surname. There is a 35 character limit, and please only use standard Latin letters (a-z).
Recipient Local Account Number Yes NZD Local Account number should be 14-16 digits. This is made up of the bank code (2), branch code (4), account number (7) and suffix (2-3).
Features    
Fixed/specific amount Yes The currency you're sending to must also be able to receive fixed amounts - more information here. When you transfer from USD, your exchange rate is locked in, meaning your recipient can receive a specific amount. Find out more here
Transfers to an email address Yes Except when transferring from USD. For more information, please click here
 

 

Sending from NZD

 
Basic Information   Notes
TransferWise fee 0.7% (or 2.94 NZD for under 420 NZD)  
Time for deposit to reach TransferWise 1 working day Please note: TransferWise usually only receives deposits within banking hours
Maximum Amount 2,200,000 NZD Or the maximum amount for the sending currency, whichever is lower.
How to send money Local bank transfer  
Additional sending fees No  
Required Details    
Certified ID Copy Before first transfer You'll be asked to upload a certified copy of your ID document during the creation of your first transfer from New Zealand
Address Proof Document Before first transfer* *This is only required if your profile address is based in New Zealand
Features    
Fixed/specific amount payments Yes The currency you're sending to must also be able to receive fixed amounts - more information here.
Transfers to an email address Yes Except when transferring to INR and UAH. For more information, please click here
Business Payments Yes  

 

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