Western Union’s services are for anyone, who needs to send or receive money quickly. From travelers and people supporting friends or relatives abroad, to businessmen, who need to make faster international transfers.
They are our representatives, who will help you to send or receive money. These are our partner Exchange houses and Banks.
You can easily locate a Western Union agent location in the United Arab Emirates online, using our agent locator.
The first step is to visit the nearest Western union’s agent location. Once there, you should provide the agent with your receiver’s details. When all required information is provided, you will be asked to present the total amount of the money transfer, including the service fees. Then the transfer will be completed. The money will be available to your receiver within minutes1. Don’t forget your tracking number (MTCN), which you can find on your receipt. Please share it only with your receiver. Your receiver will need to provide the tracking number to collect the money.
1 Funds may be delayed or services unavailable based on certain transaction conditions, including amount sent, destination country, currency availability, regulatory and foreign exchange issues, required receiver action(s), identification requirements, Agent location hours, differences in time zones, or selection of delayed options. Additional restrictions may apply. See Send Form for details.
For money pickups at a Western Union agent location, your receiver must present a valid Emirates ID or a passport. Acceptable IDs are subject to the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates rules and regulations.
You can check your transfer status online. All you need is your name and the tracking number (MTCN), which has been provided with your receipt.
You can check your transfer status online. All you need is the sender's name and the tracking number (MTCN), on the printed or emailed sender's receipt.
Each Western Union agent location determines its own hours of operation. Some have extended hours. Some of them stay open 24/7.
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