Send cash pickups to Nicaragua

See below for answers to your questions about sending money to Nicaragua via Cash Pickup.

Where can my recipient collect the funds in Nicaragua?

  • Branches of Banpro
  • Branches of Banco Credomatic Nicaragua
  • Branches of Bancentro

Which countries can I send cash pickups from to Nicaragua?

You can send from any of the WorldRemit send countries except:

  • Gibraltar
  • Japan
  • Hong Kong
  • Malaysia
  • Singapore
  • UAE

What currencies can I send cash pickups to Nicaragua?

US Dollars (USD) only.

How much can I send cash pickups to Nicaragua?

Branches of Banpro:

  • USD 1,500 per transfer

Branches of Banco Credomatic Nicaragua:

  • USD 1,500 per transfer

Branches of Bancentro:

  • USD 1,500 per transfer 

There may be lower limits depending on the country where you are sending from and the payment method used to fund the transfer. Please see the relevant section in payments for more info.

What information do I need from my recipient when sending cash pickups to Nicaragua?

  • Full name. Please enter your recipient’s full legal name. It must match their valid, government-issued photo ID for them to successfully collect their funds.
  • Address. We need your recipient’s city.
  • Mobile number. We use this to send an SMS notification to your recipient with the transaction reference number which they will need in order to collect the funds. We will also inform them when their funds are ready to be collected.
  • Sending reason. Please indicate whether it is “family or friend support,” “purchase of services,” “property payment,” or “sending funds to self”.
  • Email (optional). We use this to email your recipient with details of the transaction. This is particularly useful in case they have issues receiving the SMS notifications.

Please ensure that all your recipient’s details are correct. Once you make your transaction, it is difficult for us to amend or stop the transfer, although we will always try our best to do so.

What should my recipient show when collecting funds in Nicaragua?

Identification.  This must be one of the following:

  • Nicaraguan passport
  • National ID card
  • Driving licence
  • Foreign passport with visa or refugee card

11-digit transaction reference number. We will notify you and your recipient by email and SMS when funds are ready to be collected and send a transaction reference number. Please quote this when collecting the funds.