Western Union remittances

Western Union remittances

 

 

Western Union – the fastest way to transfer money worldwide. Money is available within minutes after their transfer. Western Union services points are located exactly where you need them: in banks, post offices, supermarkets, shops, pharmacies, airports, railway stations and elsewhere.

Western Union transfers from such countries as Italy, Spain, Portugal are paid in Euros.

Fees dropped significantly in 2010.

Fees and commissions charged when remitting money via the Western Union system in USD:

To distant foreign countries *:

Transfer amount (USD) Comission (USD) without VAT
Up to 50,00 13,00
50,01–100,00 15,00
100,01–200,00 22,00
200,01–300,00 29,00
300,01–400,00 34,00
400,01–500,00 40,00
500,01–750,00 45,00
750,01–1 000,00 50,00
1 000,01–1 500,00 76,00
1 500,01–1 750,00 81,00
1 750,01–2 000,00 91,00
2 000,01–2 500,00 111,00
2 500,01–3 000,00 121,00
Next increasing the transfer amount of 500 USD leads to additional charges of 20 USD.

* All countries, excepting the near abroad countries, Turkey, Israel, China and the UAE, belong to distant foreign countries list within the current tariffs system.


To near abroad countries **:

Transfer amount (USD) Commission in USD without VAT (receipting in USD) Commission in USD without VAT (receipting in another currency)
Up to 200,00 3,00 USD 1,50 USD
From 200,01 and more 1,5% of transfer amount 0,75% of transfer amount

** Near abroad countries are Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan.


To Turkey:

Transfer amount (USD) Commission in USD * without VAT
Up to 100,00 15,00
100,01–300,00 20,00
300,01–500,00 25,00
500,01–800,00 30,00
800,01–1 000,00 35,00
From 1 000,01 and more 100,00

To Israel:

Transfer amount (USD) Commission in USD * without VAT (receipting in USD) Commission in USD * without VAT (receipting in native israeli currency)
Up to 250,00 5,00 USD 2,50 USD
From 250,00 and more 2% of transfer amount 1% of transfer amount

To China:

Transfer amount (USD) Commission in USD * without VAT
Up to 100,00 3,00
100,01–400,00 6,00
400,01–600,00 9,00
From 600,01 and more 1,5% of transfer amount

To United Arab Emirates:

Transfer amount (USD) Commission in USD * without VAT
Up to 100,00 3,00
100,01–400,00 6,00
400,01–600,00 9,00
From 600,01 and more 1,5% of transfer amount

* Paid in UAH at the NBU rate on the transaction date

 

Fees and commissions charged when remitting money via the Western Union system in UAH within Ukraine:
Transfer amount (UAH) Commission in UAH without VAT
0,01–500,00 7,50
500,01–1 500,00 15,00
From 1 500,01 and more 1% of transfer amount

 

Fees and commissions charged when remitting money via the Western Union system in RUB

To Russia:

Transfer amount (RUB) Commission in RUB * without VAT (receipt currency RUB) Commission in RUB * without VAT (receipt currency USD)
Up to 12 000,00 150,00 RUB 75,00 RUB
From 12 000,00 and more 1,5% of transfer amount 0,75% of transfer amount

* Paid in UAH at the NBU rate on the transaction date

Fees and commissions charged when remitting money via the Western Union system in EUR:

To EU countries ***:

Transfer amount (USD) Comission (USD) without VAT
Up to 50,00 13,00
50,01–100,00 15,00
100,01–200,00 22,00
200,01–300,00 29,00
300,01–400,00 34,00
400,01–500,00 40,00
500,01–750,00 45,00
750,01–1 000,00 50,00
1 000,01–1 500,00 76,00
1 500,01–1 750,00 81,00
1 750,01–2 000,00 91,00
2 000,01–2 500,00 111,00
2 500,01–3 000,00 121,00
Next increasing the transfer amount of 500 EUR leads to additional charges of 20 EUR.

* Paid in UAH at the NBU rate on the transaction date

*** The following countries belong to EU countries list within the current tariffs system: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Latvia.

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