Extension of Discounted Remittance Fees to Africa

Due to popular demand, we are extending the period of our discounted remittances fees to Africa campaign which kicked off in May 2019, plus increasing the number of applicable destination countries from 7 to 41!

Extended campaign period:  August 26, 2019 – February 25, 2020

During this period fees on remittances to the 41 countries* with MoneyGram support sites will be charged at the special campaign rate.
>Click here for list of countries applicable for campaign*


Amount Campaign Fees
1 yen – 30,000 yen 500 yen
30,001 yen – 50,000 yen  1,000 yen
50,001 yen – 100,000 yen 1,200 yen
100,001 yen – 250,000 yen 1,400 yen
250,001 yen – maximum amount 1,900 yen

Caution: Using Remit Card will incur a separate deposit fee.

>Click here for remittance fees

Enquiries: SBI Remit Customer Support Center

Reception Hours
English: weekdays 08:00-22:00
weekends and national holidays 12:00-21:00
(excluding New Year and vacation dates set by SBI Remit)

Japanese: weekdays 09:00–18:00
weekends and national holidays 10:00-18:00
(excluding New Year and vacation dates set by SBI Remit)

Caution When Remitting Funds

Remittances to Nigeria and Ghana are subject to strict regulations. Even when the recipient has already been registered, we will confirm the purpose of the remittance and other details. This check is performed with the aim of preventing our customers become unintentionally involved in criminal activity. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

Remittances are subject to the following restrictions:
– Number of remittances: One per day
– Remittance amount: Maximum 10,000 USD per remittance, and maximum 10,000 USD in total over a 30 day period
– Number of recipients: Maximum four recipients over a 30 day period
– Number of destination countries: Maximum three countries over a 30 day period

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