Receive Money

Receiving Options in Canada

At an Agent

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Give the form, current government-issued photo ID and 10-digit MTCN to the Agent clerk.

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Agent clerk will give the money in cash or cheque, and a receipt.

Local Agents

You can send money in person at any one of nearly 3,000 participating Agent locations in Canada.

Need to send money regularly?

Whether you’re often out and about, or just want to know that you can easily send 24/7, the multi-language Western Union® money transfer app brings you even more benefits.

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Touch ID

Be ready to
go in seconds

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Instant estimates

Check our fees1 &
exchange rates1

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Easy to send

Resend in just a
few taps

Western Union Money Transfer in progress using app.
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Your contacts

Sync your phone contacts to
fill out details faster

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Pay by cash

Start in app, finish
at an agent

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Track transfer

See all your transactions
in one place

1. Western Union also makes money from currency exchange. When choosing a money transmitter, carefully compare both transfer fees and exchange rates. Fees, foreign exchange rates, and taxes may vary by brand, channel, and location based on a number of factors. Fees and rates subject to change without notice.