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Buy Foreign Currency Online

We’re changing the way people exchange their hard-earned Aussie Dollars into foreign currency. Our ultimate goal is to make sure that anyone, anywhere can order foreign cash online. We want our customers to be able to get foreign currency delivered to them safely and securely. Most importantly before you head off on your next trip of a lifetime.

ForeignXchange wants to offer you the best exchange rate possible. We want you to get the most out of your hard-earned savings. After all, there’s nothing worse than worrying about how much spending money you have left towards the end of your holiday.

That being said, check out our currency calculator to check out our current exchange rates. Feel free to compare them against your usual go-to foreign currency provider. We’re confident that we won’t be beaten on service or our currency conversion rates.

In addition to this, all of our orders are fully insured. If in the unlikely event that your package goes missing or is misdelivered to the wrong address. You can have complete peace of mind knowing that we will replace your order in full.

Why It’s Better to Buy Foreign Money Over the Internet

Convenience is why a lot of our customers purchase foreign currency from us. We’ve worked closely with travelers and holidaymakers over the years to help us understand their frustrations. Especially when it came to buying foreign cash over the counter. 

Problems came about many customers feeling like they were wasting time shopping around. Too many people were confused about trying to keep track of exchange rates. Our platform was built to help stop this and enable everyone to get a great exchange rate the easiest way possible.

Don’t bother queuing up at your local bank. It can also be a nightmare traveling into the CBD to shop around to find the next best rate. Exchanging currency online is easy. You can do it at work, on the go or from the comfort of your own home. 

The best part? Once you’ve placed your order, your travel money will rock up at your chosen address in no time at all. We only use premium couriers that we know will deliver your order safely and on time.

We Can Deliver Foreign Cash Directly to your Door

Our delivery process puts you first. Once you’ve placed your order for foreign currency, we’ll use our counting machine to match your order. If you’ve requested specific banknotes we will make sure we accommodate your requirements. 

Your currency exchange is put into an Airlock packet to ensure nobody can open or tamper with your foreign exchange. Once dispatched your order can be fully tracked right from the moment it arrives at your door. 

Once our courier is ready to make the delivery to your address, they will deliver your cash directly into your hands. Beforehand, they will need to do a quick ID check to make sure the address on the package matches your identification. Provided both matches, your currency is yours. 

Why do we do this? Making sure your currency is delivered to you and not somebody else is our number one priority. If your foreign currency is delivered to the wrong address or falls into the wrong hands. It could turn a great trip, a not so great trip.

Best Exchange Rates In Australia

Our currency rates are updated regularly to make sure you get the best exchange possible. What’s more, all of our customers benefit from zero commission fees, unlike other foreign currency providers. Check out our rates using our currency converter located on most of our pages. 

Whether you’re heading to the United Kingdom and need British Pounds (GBP). Or you’re making the short trip over to New Zealand and want to purchase some New Zealand Dollars (NZD). We’ve got you covered when it comes to finding great rates. 

With access to over 60+ different local currencies, we’re certain you’ll find the cash you need. Check out what banknotes you need for the country you are going to.

Whenever you’re comparing our rates to our competitors, such as Travelex or Travel Money Oz. Make sure you take into account all of the costs and fees that could be involved. Be sure you look at commission fees, delivery costs and exchange rates, these costs should all be factored in.

Once you’ve weighed up all the costs, we’re confident our exchange rates will stand out from all the rest.

How Does Ordering Currency Online Work?

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Buying foreign currency online is easy. Simply select the currency you need from our online currency converter. Tap in the amount you need in either AUD you the currency you want to buy. Once you’re happy with the rate and amounts hit the buy currency button. You’ll head on through to our one page checkout. 

Delivery to Your Doorstep

Here you can let us know if you have any requests when it comes to specific banknotes. Be sure to write down any delivery instructions if you place might be hard to find. Fill in all your contact details, address and telephone number. You can then complete your purchase by either paying with BPAY, POLI or a straightforward bank transfer. 

Why buy online with ForeignXchange?

Here you can let us know if you have any requests when it comes to specific banknotes. Be sure to write down any delivery instructions if you place might be hard to find. Fill in all your contact details, address and telephone number. You can then complete your purchase by either paying with BPAY, POLI or a straightforward bank transfer. 

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Our International Cash Passports

If you would like to purchase your currency in the form of a travel card you can also do this here. Travel cards are a great way of carrying foreign currency without the hassle of carrying cash. 

Our Cash Passport powered by MasterCard is popular amongst travellers heading to multiple destinations. There is no initial loading fee and it works very similarly to a standard credit or debit card. Currently, you can buy and load up a travel card Cash Passport in 11 different currencies:

A great benefit of our Cash Passport travel prepaid card is that you can top-up anytime, anywhere. All you need is an internet connection and you can reload you card online in a matter of minutes. 

You are also able to lock in your exchange rate at the time of purchase. This means if the rate drops while you’re overseas, you don’t lose out. There are also zero reloading fees meaning that you can top-up as many times as you want.

As an Australian owned business, we are required by AUSTRAC (Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre) to verify the ID of all our customers. This is done towards the end of your order and ensures us that you are a genuine customer.

An in-date passport or drivers licence is an example of a valid proof of ID.

Your proof of ID must contain the below:

  1. Full Name
  2. Date of Birth
  3. Address
  4. Signature
  5. Photograph
  6. ID Number
  7. Issue and Expiry Date

This form of ID must also be Government issued.

Benefits Of Buying Your Currency Online

Whether you’re wanting to order multiple global currencies or you want to buy a prepaid travel card from us. You can be certain that you will end up saving heaps of time and money with us. Than going into a physical store wasting time and money getting your travel currency the traditional way. 

Provided you’re not departing overseas tomorrow you should definitely consider buying currency online. If you are planning on leaving it till the last minute, we’ve found that airports tend to offer the weakest rates. This is usually because people have literally nowhere else to go. 

Be sure to give yourself plenty of time to sort your foreign money out before you head overseas. All of our orders are dispatched from our head office. Once it’s on it’s way it can take as little as five business days for your currency to arrive at your door (sometimes sooner).

The biggest benefit and why so many customers come back to us year on year is not just our exchange rate. It’s convenience. You can place your order in a matter of minutes and sit back, relax and let us take care of everything else. 

Research has shown more and more people are starting to buy their travel money online. This is down to people simply not having the time to spend comparing rates or hunting down the best deals. Comparison sites such as Compare the Market and Finderr are great ways to see which company is going to give you the best rates.

General advice on comparing currency conversion fees, ATM withdrawal fees using travelcards and commission fees should all be taken into consideration. 

International Currency at Your Fingertips

If you haven’t already purchased international currencies online, welcome to the future. Over the last four years we have noticed a rise in travellers taking the time to order foreign currency online. Whether you want to buy foreign cash directly or load a variety of popular currencies on your card. We have got you covered.

Never before has it been so easy to get your hands on your travel money before you head off on your next adventure of a lifetime. Whether you decide to purchase on your PC, tablet or smartphone. You have direct access to over 60+ global currencies at the touch of a few buttons.

If you’re looking to purchase a large amount of foreign currency please contact us directly prior to placing your order. Our current limit for all foreign exchanges is $9999 Australian Dollars. Currently, due to compliance and security we can only send out $5000 worth of foreign cash per consignment. If you order is over $5000 AUD we will split the delivery and your currency will arrive in two separate Airlock packets.

Finally, when placing your order please select a delivery date when you will be at home to accept your order. However, if this is not convenient for you, our courier will leave you a missed delivery notice. Your order will then be taken to your nearest local Post Office for you to pick up at a time that suits you. Ensure you take with you a copy of your government-issued ID so that the Post Office is able to hand over your order to you.

Foreign Xchange is helping Australians exchange Aussie Dollars to foreign cash right across Australia. Our delivery network covers the whole of Australia and we can service all metro and regional areas no matter where you are located. We can help you exchange currency in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Canberra, Hobart and any other area right across the country. Place your order online with us before your next adventure and we’ll get it out to you safely, securely and in no time at all. 

We are revolutionising the way people exchange foreign currency – we are Foreign Xchange, great rates at your convenience.

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Will I be charged any commission fees for exchanging currencies?2019-09-08T09:48:53+00:00

No. Foreign Xchange does not charge any commission fees for exchanging currencies. We only charge a flat $15 fee for delivery nationally to cover our secure courier and insurance fee to cover loss or damage.

2. What kind of details or ID do I need to provide to buy foreign currency?2019-09-08T09:54:36+00:00

We are required by AUSTRAC regulations to verify the ID of our customers. This will be done in-store at pick up or at the end of the online ordering process if you elect to have your currency delivered.

An Australian Drivers Licence or Passport is an ideal example of a complete valid ID.

A valid complete ID must possess the following:
1. Full Name
2. Photograph
3. Date of Birth
4. Address*
5. Signature
6. Issue and Expiry Date
7. ID Number
8. Government Issued

If you are unsure if your ID is valid or not, give us a call or drop us an email and we can help you out.

*If you’re using our delivery service, your delivery address must match the address on your ID.

3. Is there a limit to how much foreign currency I can buy or sell?2019-09-08T09:57:05+00:00

Yes, there is a limit of AUD $9999 that a customer can purchase online via our website.

There is also a limit of $5000 AUD worth of order per delivery to cover Insurance and safety of the logistics team. You will need to place 2 order if you are looking for more than AUD $5,000.

Unfortunately, we will have to charge you twice for delivery as the consignment will be sent into 2 consignments for safety and compliance reasons.

4. Can I request specific denominations during my purchase for foreign currency?2019-09-08T09:58:00+00:00

Yes, there is a field for this in the online ordering process checkout page. We try our best to match the denomination request as much as possible, but cannot guarantee 100% accurate denominations.

5. Are exchange rates likely to change during the ordering process?2019-09-08T10:00:52+00:00

No. Here at Foreign Xchange we update the exchange rates before and after business hours. Once you complete your order, your currency exchange rates are locked in at the rate you see at purchase.

6. When & how do I make payment?2019-08-27T05:43:24+00:00

Once you reach the Review & Confirm stage of the online ordering process, you will see our BPAY and Bank Account details which you can use to make payment.

For BPAY this means the Reference Number and Biller Code.
For Account Transfer (EFT) this means the Account Name, BSB & Account Number.
For POLI you will get the link to make the payment securely.

7. Do you accept any other mode of payment other than BPAY, POLI and Account Transfer (EFT)?2019-08-27T05:42:24+00:00

No. At this stage we are only accepting BPAY, POLI and EFT as they are the safest and most reliable form of receiving/sending funds.

In-store we accept cash only.

8. How long does it take to send BPAY or EFT or POLI to your bank account?2019-10-15T10:28:58+00:00

BPAY/EFT/POLI payments take upto 2 business days to clear and hit our bank account. This is included in the Estimated 3 business days delivery timeframe. This is an Estimated time only and not guaranteed because of various reasons out of our control including but not limited to logistics and operational delays.

9. Where & when can I pick up?2019-08-27T05:40:17+00:00

You can pick up from all the stores mentioned in the PICK UP tab on the checkout page. We have partnered with various currency providers in the country for your convenience.

Your order will be ready for pickup on the day selected during the order process. You can come at any time during business hours on the pickup day.

10. * How does delivery work?2019-10-15T10:43:00+00:00

During the online ordering process you’ll have the option to select whether you want to pick up your currency or have it delivered to your home address (available Australia Wide).

Once your order is complete, it will be delivered to your home address within 3 business days. This is an Estimated time only and not guaranteed because of various reasons out of our control including but not limited to logistics and operational delays. We use only premium couriers and your order is completely insured.

11. What happens if I am not available when the currency is delivered?2019-08-27T05:38:07+00:00

If the delivery is missed, the courier will leave a communication card to notify you. The order will be taken to the local post office for pickup. You will need to collect it by providing a copy of your ID for security and compliance purpose.

12. Can someone else accept the consignment on my behalf?2019-06-12T12:59:38+00:00

No. For security reasons the courier company will only deliver and hand over the currency to the person who has placed the order.

13. Is my consignment insured? What happens if it goes missing?2019-08-27T05:36:18+00:00

Yes. Your order is fully insured at all times for your peace of mind. We will replace it at our expense if for any reason the consignment goes missing.

14. Does my delivery address have to be the same as the address on my ID?2019-06-12T13:00:41+00:00

Yes. We can only deliver currency to the address mentioned on your authorised ID that has been recorded during the ID verification step, at the end of the ordering process.

15. Can the order details be changed?2019-08-27T02:58:00+00:00

Our online system does not accept changes once the order has been completed. However you can call our office number and request for a manual update: (08) 8221 6565. Monday to Friday: 10.00 A.M. – 6.00 P.M. ACST or feel free to email us at info@foreignxchange.com.au