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

Overseas payments

$0 fee for sending timely transfers directly into an overseas bank account

Overseas Payments

There’s a $0 fee for overseas payments made via Great Southern Bank Online Banking. Overseas payments are sent electronically as a telegraphic transfer (or “wire”), and funds are directly credited to a beneficiary's overseas bank account.
Why use Great Southern Bank to send overseas payments
Cost effective – you can save money with competitive rates and a $0 fee for overseas transfers via online banking
Wide range of currencies offered
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Funds are credited quicker – in most cases within 5 business days* (much quicker than sending a cheque in the post)
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Send money overseas via online banking today

Security and Fraud Awareness
  • Great Southern Bank has partnered with Western Union Business Solutions not only because they offer competitive exchange rates, but also because of their dedication to fighting fraud on a global scale.
  • The best defence against fraud is to educate yourself and use good judgement when sending or receiving money overseas.
  • Complete the relevant information and submit.
  • Scammers are extremely convincing. So always play it safe. Never send money to people or businesses you’ve never actually met in person or cannot independently confirm their authenticity. If unsure, CHECK. A good place to start is www.scamwatch.gov.au or #befraudsmart
What fees apply?
  • Overseas payments sent via Great Southern Bank Online Banking are fee free
  • If you prefer not to send payments via online banking, or for payments above the online banking limits, you can complete the “request for international telegraphic transfer” form. A fee is charged when the payment is processed by Great Southern Bank. Refer to the Schedule of Fees for details.
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Terms & conditions

Great Southern Bank, a business name of Credit Union Australia Ltd ABN 44 087 650 959, AFSL 238317, has entered into contractual arrangements with Western Union Business Solutions (Australia) Pty Ltd (ACN 150 129 749; AFSL 404092) trading as Western Union Business Solutions (“WUBS”), to assist it in fulfilling certain foreign exchange and payment services. WUBS is a business unit of The Western Union Company. The relationship relating to the services described (other than Drafts) is solely between you and Great Southern Bank. Fees and charges may apply, please refer to the terms and conditions issued by Great Southern Bank. 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.