What do I need to send money overseas?
- A Westpac bank account that is registered for Online Banking and Westpac Protect SMS Code
- Details of the person receiving the money. The recipient’s name, full address, bank, branch address and account number are needed for payments to be successfully delivered
- SWIFT code of the foreign bank
- The amount you want to send
See our currency converter to view the latest foreign exchange rates.
Funds are transferred electronically from your Westpac account to the designated overseas account, usually within 1-3 business days.