Features and benefits


Send money from your bank account to an overseas account with our Telegraphic Transfer (Wire) service.


Receive money from over 40 countries directly into your nominated bank account in a timely and reliable timeframe.*


Convert foreign cheques into Australian Dollars and deposit it into your account (available on select currencies).

Find out more

If you would like to find out more about sending or receiving money overseas, give us a call today or visit one of our Financial Services Stores.

Community First Credit Union Ltd has entered into contractual arrangements with Western Union Business Solutions (Australia) Pty Ltd (ACN 150 129 749; AFSL 404092) trading as Convera (“Convera”), to assist it in fulfilling certain foreign exchange and payment services, including telegraphic transfer. The relationship relating to the services described is solely between you and Community First Credit Union Ltd. Fees and charges may apply, please refer to the terms and conditions issued by Community First Credit Union Ltd. Any advice provided by Community First Credit Union Ltd is general in nature and does not take into account your personal objectives, financial situation or needs. Convera does not give you any advice, general, personal or otherwise. This communication has been prepared solely for informational purposes and does not in any way create binding obligations. No representations, warranties or conditions of any kind, express or implied, are made in this communication.

*Funds are usually received by the beneficiary’s bank in 2 to 3 business days, however, there may be a delay in the beneficiary bank allocating funds to the beneficiary account. There is no delivery guarantee. Some currencies may take longer than others to process.

Please note that International Payments are sent via a network of correspondent, intermediary and/or beneficiary banks, which sometimes levy a small handling charge on your payment. Any such fees, and payment delays, are out of our control.

IBAN is used in some countries to uniquely identify a customer’s bank account. An IBAN is necessary for payments being sent from Australia to an IBAN mandatory country.

Community First Credit Union LimitedABN 80 087 649 938 | Operating as Community First Bank | AFSL and Australian credit licence 231204| BSB 512-170