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About International Money Transfers

Features and benefits

  • You can send money quickly and safely to more than 200 countries, using over 30 currencies
  • Your funds are secure because the transfer is made through the international system into your recipient’s bank account
  • CommBank has more than 1,000 branches in Australia, plus NetBank for online banking which means you can transfer money from almost anywhere at any time
  • It’s easy to send by visiting a branch or in NetBank


Transfer money in more than 30 currencies via NetBank or at a CommBank branch. Currencies include:

  • Great British Pound
  • US Dollar
  • New Zealand Dollar
  • Hong Kong Dollar
  • Chinese Renminbi
  • Indian Rupee
  • Indonesia Rupiah
  • Thai Baht
  • Singapore Dollar
  • South Korean Won
  • Canadian dollar

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Send and receive money

To ensure that your money is sent to the right account overseas, you'll need to provide the following information:

  • Bank code, full name and address of the bank that you're transferring to
  • Recipient's name, address and account name
  • Account number or International Bank Account Number (IBAN)
  • Amount and currency you are sending

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To ensure that you receive money sent to you, you’ll need to provide the sender with the following information:

  • Bank: Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • BSB and account number
  • Account name
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Fees and charges

A number of fees and charges apply to sending money overseas by International Money Transfer (IMT), including:

  • $22 per transfer for an IMT issued via NetBank
  • $30 per transfer for an IMT issued via a branch
  • $30 per transfer for an IMT issued in a foreign currency where payment is made from a Foreign Currency Account via a branch
  • Other fees and charges may apply

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Fees and charges also apply to receiving money from overseas by IMT, including:

  • Up to $11 per transfer* for crediting a CommBank Australian dollar account (regardless of currency)
  • Up to $11 per transfer* for credit of a CommBank Foreign Currency Account
  • Up to $25 per transfer* for credit of an Australian dollar account at another bank
  • Other fees and charges may apply

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*Fee charged depends on arrangement with overseas banks.

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