Send money in person

How to send money from the United Arab Emirates in person at a MoneyGram agent location

With thousands of agent locations worldwide, it's easy to send money from a location near you.

Find a Location

1. Find an agent location

Find a MoneyGram agent location near you

Prepare Agent Visit

2. Prepare for your agent visit

Bring the following information:

  • For all sends:
    • Your Government Issued Photo I.D. where applicable
    • Your recipient's full name matching their I.D. and their location
    • The amount you wish to send, plus fees 1
  • If sending to a bank account, you also need your recipient's bank name and account number 2
  • If sending to a mobile wallet, you also need your recipient's mobile number with international dial code 3
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3. Complete your transaction

Where applicable, complete a send form. Give the agent the completed form with applicable funds (including transaction fees).

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4. Notify your recipient

Save your receipt and share the 8-digit reference number with your recipient for pick-up.  Funds transferred to a bank account will be sent directly into the account. 


1 In addition to the transfer fee, a currency exchange rate may also apply. MoneyGram also makes money from currency exchange.

2 Account details vary by country, with some requiring additional information. For further information, please contact the MoneyGram agent.

3 Subject to system availability. Credit will be applied to the mobile wallet account number specified on MoneyGram send form. Transfers to mobile wallets are available at selected MoneyGram agent locations. Additional conditions may apply; please refer to the applicable service terms and conditions