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*Occasionally, third-party banks may deduct a fee from your transfer before paying your recipient. This fee may vary and OFX receives no portion of it.
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*Delivery times are indicative and measured in business days from the time your funds are received by OFX.
How to Send Money to Kuwait
- Gather the relevant banking information, including the name on the recipient’s bank account, the account number, the bank name, and the SWIFT/BIC code.
- Create a free online account with OFX, or login to get a live quote for your money transfer.
- Enter your details and those of your recipient.
- Choose ‘finalise transaction’ to process your payment.
It’s easy and affordable to send money to Kuwait using OFX. Even if you’re not ready to transfer funds today, you can sign up now, so your account is active and ready when a great exchange rate comes up.
When sending money to Kuwait, keep in mind that different tax regulations may apply to sending large sums of money overseas depending on many factors including:
- how the money is going to be used
- how much you are sending
- the source of the funds
- if the money has been taxed elsewhere
For example, supporting family members by paying for living expenses is usually considered different from sending large sums of money abroad as a gift. See our Guide to Sending Money to Family Abroad for more details.
How to send money to Kuwait at a great exchange rate
When looking at exchange rates, it’s important to know that the value of the Kuwaiti dinar (KWD) may be affected by the price of oil, which is a major export. The KWD exchange rate is also pegged to a weighted basket of currencies from the nation’s major financial and trade partners. If you want to read up on the factors that influence the value of other currencies, head over to the Exchange Rates section of our site.
Kuwait Money Transfers – FAQWondering how to send money to Kuwait? We've got the smart, secure way to exchange your Aussie dollars for dinars. Headquartered in Sydney, with offices around the world, we provide 24-hour access to our highly skilled transfer team.
Is there any limit on how much money I can send to Kuwait?No. OFX works well for both businesses and individuals.
Can I send money from a Kuwaiti bank account to Australia?Sure. If you live in Kuwait, you’ll want to complete your registration with our UK branch. If you live in Australia, register now to send money to Kuwait with your Australian bank account.
Does OFX transfer money to all Kuwaiti banks?
OFX can transfer funds to any bank in Kuwait, including, but not limited to:
- Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait
- Bank of Kuwait and Middle East
- Citibank Kuwait
- Burgan Bank
- Gulf Bank
- Industrial Bank of Kuwait
- National Bank of Kuwait
- Bank of Bahrain and Kuwait
- Bank Boubyan
You can reach our dedicated customer service agents 24/7 (including weekends and most holidays). When others are closed, we’re open. Need a quote? Need it ASAP? Need to talk to someone about your mother? We’re here for you.
When you use OFX, you’ll get fast, efficient service, and we’ll keep you informed of where your money is along the way. For all your overseas payments, OFX is simply smarter.