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Send money from overseas
If you need to send money overseas to friends or businesses, we can help. With our International Payments service, powered by Western Union Business Solutions (WUBS), we can offer a range of foreign exchange and international payment services.

Drafts

Send a bank draft in the post to make overseas payments.

Drafts

A draft is like a bank cheque made out in a foreign currency. It's another way to make payments and settle a transaction overseas, especially if you don't have the receiver's electronic bank account details.

Why should I use a draft?

  • Can be sent in the post – a draft can be enclosed with letters or invoices and forwarded direct to the beneficiary.
  • Secure – drafts are non-negotiable and can only be credited to the beneficiary's bank account (unless the beneficiary has endorsed).
  • Can be stopped in certain circumstances if missing in transit - a stop can normally be issued of the draft and a replacement issued.
  • Wide range of currencies offered
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Download the international draft form
Download PDS
How do I arrange?
  • We’ll arrange a draft for you, you just need to provide:

    • Your full name

    • Your full street address (PO Box addresses are not acceptable)

    • Currency and amount

What fees apply?

Transaction fees apply. Refer to the Schedule of Fees for details.

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Disclaimer

Great Southern Bank, a business name of Credit Union Australia Ltd ABN 44 087 650 959, AFSL 238317, has arranged for Drafts to be offered directly to you by Western Union Business Solutions (Australia) Pty Limited (ACN 150 129 749; AFSL 404092), trading as Western Union Business Solutions (“WUBS”). If you are seeking to acquire Drafts, it is important for you to consider the Product Disclosure Statement (“PDS”) and any other relevant WUBS documents before you decide whether or not Drafts are the right financial product for you. The Drafts PDS is available from Great Southern Bank or on the compliance section of the WUBS website. Any advice provided by Great Southern Bank is general in nature and does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. WUBS does not give you any advice, general, personal or otherwise. This communication has been prepared solely for informational purposes and does not in any way create binding obligations. No representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, express or implied, are made in this communication.