Send Money to South Africa

Fast and easy online money transfers from Australia to South Africa

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How to transfer money to South Africa in 3 easy steps

1. Sign up

Create your account online or over the phone. It's quick, free and easy

2. Instant quote

Get a live bank-beating money transfer rate for your chosen currency

3. Send & Track

Confirm currencies, amounts and recipient - we'll take care of the rest

How to transfer Australian Dollars to South Africa quickly & easily

How much will it cost to transfer money to South Africa from Australia?

Our exchange rates are bank-beating and are linked to the live foreign exchange markets. They'll update right up until you confirm the transfer, so you can secure a rate you are comfortable with.

How long will an international payment to South Africa take?

The majority of our money transfers are completed on the same day. Occasionally certain factors can affect the transfer completion date. We'll keep you updated by email throughout the process.

Is there any limit on how much money I can send to South Africa?

The amount you can transfer with XE is unlimited. You can transfer up to $500,000 USD online (or currency equivalent). For larger amounts, you can contact our currency experts and they can guide you through the transfer process over the phone.

What payment methods are available?

You can make international money transfers to South Africa on our website or mobile app. Once you've booked your transaction, simply pay us via bank transfer or for Australian customers, you can also use OSKO or BPAY.

What other Xe services and tools can I use?

If you need to make a payment right away, you can make use of our one-off 'spot' transfers, but if your requirement is more complex, we have a solution for you as well. We offer the following services:

Spot Transfer

The 'buy now, pay now' option.

Good for: quick one-off payments.

Forwards

A 'buy now, pay later' option.

Good for: property purchases or investments.

Market Orders

Allows you to specify a ‘target’ rate.

Good for: volatile markets and when your need isn't time-sensitive.

Regular Payments

Fix the exchange rate for up to 24 months.

Good for: mortgage, salary or pension payments.

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1 Charges may occasionally be applied by a third party bank when transferring the funds to XE Money Transfer or before the funds arrive in the recipient account.

Latest live rates

Find out the latest Aussie Dollar to South African Rand mid-market exchange rates from the world's trusted currency authority, plus historical data, charts, relevant news and more. To get a real-time money transfer quote, you'll need to create a money transfer account.

XE Money Transfer is a service operated by HIFX Australia PTY Ltd. HiFX Australia PTY Ltd holds an Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL: 240917) and is regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. ABN: 78 105 106 045.