You won’t need to pay the full International Transfer fee that applies to non-OBB customers when they make an International Transfer under $100,000 at a branch.
The International Transfer feature is a convenient and time saving way to make your payments around the world.
From savings on fees to safe global transfers, there are a number of reasons why making international payments with OBB is the way to go.
Transfer money to hundreds of countries
You can send up to $100,000 per transfer to over 200 countries.
Save on fees
With OBB, you can save money on International Transfer fees. 1
Secure in every currency
Securely send money in Australian and foreign currencies into the recipient’s account.
Keep up with foreign exchange rates
View current foreign exchange rates within OBB.
To make an international transfer, you’ll need:
If you’re sending money to certain countries, you might also need an International Bank Account Number (IBAN). It’s a good idea to check if you’ll need the recipient’s IBAN, so they can send it to you if they need to.
If you’re a Master user, you’ll need to give any Administrator and Employee users International Transfer payment privileges to their account.
A Bank Code is a series of numbers used to identify banks from around the world. It can be between 3 and 23 digits depending on the country of the bank and the type of code. It may also be called:
The default limit is either your current daily payment limit or $50,000 (whichever is lower). You can send a maximum of $100,000 for each International Transfer payment – if you need to send more than $100,000 or permanently/temporarily change your International Transfer payment limit, get in touch with your Relationship Manager or call us on 13 7000. If you don’t want to be able to send money overseas, you can also set your limit to $0.
International Transfer payments that are submitted and approved before the cut-off time will be processed the same day. Payments approved after the payment cut-off time will be processed the next business day.
|Sending funds overseas in Australian of foreign currency via online banking||$20|
|Sending funds overseas in Australian or foreign currency via a Bankwest branch||$35|
|Receiving funds into your Bankwest account from overseas||$10|
|Initial query to investigate late International Transfers||$25|
|Each subsequent query or follow up message||$15|