Click on any of the following links for more information on sending cash pickups to Burkina Faso:

Where can my recipient collect the funds in Burkina Faso?

You can send money to any branch of Coris Bank. Click here for locations.

Recipients must be aged 21 and over to collect the transaction.

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When will funds be available to collect in Burkina Faso?

Usually within ten minutes. We may sometimes require further information from you before we can process the transfer in order to comply with our regulatory requirements. We will email you if this is the case.

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What currencies can I send for cash pickups to Burkina Faso?

CFA Franc BCEAO (XOF) only.

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How much can I send for cash pickup to Burkina Faso?

The maximum limit you can send will depend 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.

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What information do I need from my recipient to collect cash in Burkina Faso?

  • 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.

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What should my recipient show when collecting funds in Burkina Faso?

  1. Valid Photo ID. This must be one of the following:
    • Passport
    • National ID card
    • Driving license
  2. 8-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.

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