How it works: Cash Pickup


Send cash for pickup in an instant


If the people you care for are thousands of miles away and need money, then send them a cash pickup online with WorldRemit. It’s so easy – you can do it on your laptop or mobile.

Money can be picked up almost instantly in most countries from numerous cash pickup locations.

Send a cash pickup

How does WorldRemit work?


Transferring money with us is simple. Check out our 'how it works' video to see how easy it is or follow the steps below:

  1. Create an account
  2. Select where you want to send money from our drop-down country list, enter the amount and how you want to send it. You’ll see our low fees and exchange rate up front
  3. Add your recipient's details
  4. Pay for your transfer

Download our app on the App Store or Google Play Store.

What does my recipient need to collect a cash pickup transfer?

  • Identification. This must be a government issued ID, such as a passport or driving licence.
  • Transfer reference number. When collecting funds your recipient should give their name and this number, which they will have received by SMS (and in some cases email as well).

Check out our FAQs to learn more about sending a cash pickup.

Send money a different way


If cash pickup is not available in the country you want to send to, there are other ways to send with WorldRemit, including:

  • Bank transfer: send money directly to your recipient’s bank account. Find out more.
  • Mobile money: an electronic wallet service that lets users store, send and receive money using their mobile phone. Find out more.
  • Airtime top-up: send an airtime top-up to add talk-time or data allowance to your recipient’s mobile phone. Find out more.

Need help?


If you have a question, you’ll probably find the answer on our FAQ page.

If you don’t find the answer you’re looking for, we’re here to help 24/7. Contact us here.

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Why choose WorldRemit?

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We're Fast

95% of our transfers are ready in minutes.

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We're Safe

We use industry-leading technology to protect your money.

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We're Low-Cost

We offer better exchange rates and lower fees than most conventional banks and money transfer services.

A fast and secure way to send money on the go

Download our app for free to send money online in minutes to over 130 other countries. Track your payments and view your transfer history from anywhere.