Commonwealth Bank

Commonwealth Bank

About Commonwealth Bank Overseas Transfers

Can you send money overseas with the Commonwealth Bank, yes you can. Commonwealth Bank offers IMT services for its banking customers via its online banking platform NetBank or through the CommBank App. As you would expect from Australia’s biggest bank, you’ll be able to send money easily and safely to over 200 countries in 30 currencies around the world. So, whether you just want to make a small one time payment to a single currency or make regular overseas payments to multiple currencies and accounts, Commonwealth Bank can help you transfer your money internationally.

Today’s exchange rates for CBA

Rates and fees verified as correct at 30 March, 2017. Other information correct at the time of writing.

Need to transfer your money today, here’s a look at the exchange rates CBA has listed for some of the most popular currencies. There are 30 currencies you can transfer via Netbank.

Currency At today's Commonwealth Bank Rate, 1 AUD buys* For 10,000 AUD recipient will get
United States Dollars (USD) USD
USD 0.7228 USD 7,212
Euros (EUR) EUR
EUR 0.6688 EUR 6,673
Great Britain Pounds (GBP) GBP
GBP 0.581 GBP 5,797
Canadian Dollars (CAD) CAD
CAD 0.9707 CAD 9,686
Danish Krone (DKK) DKK
DKK 5.0226 DKK 50,116
Hong Kong Dollars (HKD) HKD
HKD 5.6102 HKD 55,979
Indian Rupee (INR) INR
INR 47.438 INR 473,336
Japanese Yen (JPY) JPY
JPY 79.76 JPY 795,845
New Zealand Dollars (NZD) NZD
NZD 1.0394 NZD 10,371
Norwegian Krone (NOK) NOK
NOK 6.214 NOK 62,003
Philippine Peso (PHP) PHP
PHP 36.465 PHP 363,848
Saudi Riyal (SAR) SAR
SAR 2.6869 SAR 26,810
Singapore Dollars (SGD) SGD
SGD 1.0111 SGD 10,089
South African Rand (ZAR) ZAR
ZAR 9.3949 ZAR 93,742
Swedish Krona (SEK) SEK
SEK 6.4617 SEK 64,475
Swiss Francs (CHF) CHF
CHF 0.7201 CHF 7,185
Thai Baht (THB) THB
THB 24.87 THB 248,153
UAE Dirham (AED) AED
AED 2.6697 AED 26,638

Commbank international money transfer must knows

International Money Services at Commonwealth Bank

For the bulk of people who need to send money internationally whether occasionally or every month, the international money transfer option on NetBank or via the CommBank App is a convenient and secure way to send money around the globe.

Commonwealth Bank also has a foreign currency account option. This is primarily for people who need to hold savings in another currency or regularly send money overseas. If this type of account is of interest to you, you’ll need to discuss with CommBank directly.

Why choose CBA for your international money transfer

If you’re looking for convenience and security of a bank, transferring funds internationally with CommBank ticks all the boxes. Some other reasons you might want to choose them for your IMT needs include: 

How to transfer money overseas with CommBank

Before transferring money abroad, you'll need to be a Commonwealth Bank customer which you can do by setting up an account online or at one of its branches first. 

When you’re ready to make an international money transfer you will need to get some important information from the person or business you are sending your funds to. This will ensure that your money is sent to the right account overseas. You will need the following information:

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* The exchange rates offered by each provider are indicative exchange rates that have either been supplied by each provider or gathered by Mozo. Exchange rates fluctuate constantly and as a consequence the exchange rates listed here may vary to the actual exchange rate you are quoted by a provider. Please ensure you confirm the actual exchange rate with the relevant provider prior to conducting any transaction. These exchange rates are updated every hour.