International Transfers

Transfer money anytime, anywhere around the globe with our international transfer service.


International transfers are great for paying for overseas tuition, sending money to friends and family, paying for a holiday and so much more.

Get Started

1. Watch the video
2. Register for international transfers after you have logged in to MemberDirect online banking 
3. Follow the prompts to add recipients
4. Book your international transfer

- NDCU limits for international transfers is $10 minimum and $25,000 maximum. If a higher limit is required please contact your branch.

- Your transfer will appear in your transaction history in online banking in real-time, plus, you’ll receive an email notification when the transfer has left your account and when it arrives at the recipient’s account.

- Transfers in North American can occur the next-day and will take up to two business days everywhere else.

- Your transfer is protected with AES 256-bit encryption, automated identity verification, anti-money laundering procedures, automated online checks, advanced anti-fraud safeguards and insurance coverage – all through a FINTRAC[1]regulated entity.

- The exchange rates is with live pricing, you get the real exchange rate—every time.

- If the transfer is less than CAD $500, a $2.50 fee applies.



International Transfer Limits

NDCU limits international transfers to a $10 minimum and a $25,000 maximum. If a higher limit is required, please contact your branch.

International Transfer FAQ

How do I keep track of my transfer?
Your transfer will appear in your transaction history in online banking in real-time, plus, you’ll receive an email notification when the transfer has left your account and when it arrives at the recipient’s account.

When can I make international transfers?
Anytime, anywhere.

How long does the transfer take?
Quick next-day delivery in North America and up to two business days everywhere else (some exceptions apply).

How safe is my transfer?
Your transfer is protected with AES 256-bit encryption, automated identity verification, anti-money laundering procedures, automated online checks, advanced anti-fraud safeguards and insurance coverage – all through a FINTRAC-regulated entity.

What are the exchange rates?
With live pricing, you get the real exchange rate – every time. What are the fees? If the transfer is less than CAD $500, a $2.50 fee applies.

How do I know how much the recipient will receive?
With our guaranteed transfer amount, what is sent is what is received – there are no deductions ever.