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Transfers from BRL

Here you'll find everything you need to know about sending transfers from Brazilian Real.

You can find information about sending money to Brazil on our To BRL page.

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Transfers from BRL

 
Basic Information   Notes

TransferWise fee

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Our fee includes 0.38% IOF (Imposto sobre Operações Financeiras) when sending to someone else, or 1.1% IOF when sending to yourself.

You can learn more about how we work out our fees and read about recent changes to our fees for BRL, too.

Time for your money to reach TransferWise

by Boleto

1-2 working days

 

by TED

up to 1 working day

Maximum Amount

 

Paying by boleto:
9,000 BRL per transfer and per calendar month. 

Paying by bank transfer:
If the address on your profile is Brazilian, the limit is 30,000 BRL per transfer. There's no limit per calendar month.

If your address is outside of Brazil, your limit per transfer is 9,000 BRL.


Sending over 30,000 BRL per year:
You'll also need to get verified if you'd like to send more than 30,000 BRL per year.

How to send money

Boleto

You can download the boleto directly from our website. On the app, we'll show you the boleto details on your screen. It expires within one working day maximum so please pay promptly (the expiry time is also shown on the boleto).

 

Bank transfer
(by TED only)

Once you choose to pay by bank transfer, we will show you our Brazilian account details. You can transfer money to that account from your online banking or by going to your local branch. Please note we can only accept TED payments.

Additional sending fees

Yes*

*If you're paying via boleto, there's an extra 3 BRL fee.
Required Details    

Customer Full Name

Yes

This should already be entered as part of your profile

Customer Address

Yes

This should already be entered as part of your profile

CPF

Yes

Your CPF should be 11 digits, and you must enter your own CPF

Features

 

 

Amount Lock Transfers (in)

No

 

Business Transfers

No

The sender and recipient of a transfer from Brazil must be a private individual. 

Transfers via App

Yes

 

Guaranteed Rate Yes Learn more here

Rate Limit

5%

When creating a transfer from Brazil, you are subject to a rate limit of 5%. This means that if, in the time between transfer creation and TransferWise completing your transfer, the rate drops by 5% or more, then your transfer may be delayed

 

Additional Notes

CPF - Please be aware that the CPF you enter during transfer creation must be your own, and must be active. If the number is wrong, or does not match your details as entered on TransferWise, our partner bank in Brazil will need to fully verify you in order to refund your money to you.

* It can take up to 2 working days for a Boleto to clear to our account. If your transfer is set up at the end of the month, your Boleto may not clear to our account until the new month has begun. If this is the case, the amount of that Boleto will go towards your monthly limit for the new month. For example, if you set up a transfer on the 31st of January, and the Boleto clears to us on the 2nd of February, the amount of that Boleto will count towards your 9,000 BRL limit for  February. 

**The limit of 30,000 BRL applies per calendar year, from January 1st until December 31st. If you wish to send more than 30,000 BRL per calendar year, this is possible. We do, however, need to ask you to send us some additional information. You can read about this here.

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