We are delighted to have won the Canstar Award for Outstanding Value in International Money Transfers for the 2nd consecutive year.


Be everywhere

- Better foreign exchange rates, with margins at 1.5% or less

- Access local bank accounts in the UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Japan, China and Europe

- Pay suppliers directly from your account

- Access over 70 marketplaces, including Amazon to help you go global



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Trading since 2004



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Why WorldFirst?

If you're trading overseas on e-commerce marketplaces you'll need to find an effective way of converting your payments back into your own currency. And there's paying overseas suppliers or being able to make the most of a great rate. WorldFirst have you covered.

International receiving accounts

We know you're aiming for world domination, right? So we make opening receiving accounts around the world quick and easy.


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Amazing customer service

You are our number one priority and we strive to offer a personal level of service every time you interact with us.

We must be doing something right, as to date, our loyal clients have given us a 97% customer service rating on Feefo!

More for your money

We offer great exchange rates and our accounts are flexible, so you can choose when to send it back.

Your money, when you want it.


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How it works

With WorldFirst it’s easy to start converting payments back into your own currency. Once you’ve opened a receiving account one of our currency specialists will work with you to find the right currency solutions and we won't charge you a cent.*

We’re here to help reduce any hassles or worries about exchange rates and market fluctuations, and here's how it works:

Open receiving accounts

Once your account is set up all you need to do is tell us where you need local receiving accounts and in which currency. We'll provide you with the details of your segregated, secure accounts.

Manage your money across marketplaces

Use your account to receive funds from the sale of your goods on international marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay, and Lazada.

Watch your business grow

When you're ready to bring your money home, you can. Log in to our online platform 24/7 and you can choose when and in what currency you need your money!


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*It’s free to open an account and we don’t charge fees for receiving money or any ongoing subscription costs. Please visit our FAQs for more details.

Receiving accounts

With WorldFirst you can open receiving accounts for the following regions and currencies:

United Kingdom










United States




New Zealand


When you're trading on overseas marketplaces, you'll need more than just receiving accounts. You'll need an effective way of converting your payments back into your own currency. You may also want to pay overseas suppliers or lock in a rate to help you budget. We can help.

Supplier payments

Get a rate and make a payment to an overseas supplier.

Forward contracts

If you want to lock in a rate but aren't ready to make a transfer.

Fix it up to two years in advance.

Are there any fees?

We don’t charge fees, however intermediary bank charges may apply. Whether you’re selling on Amazon marketplace or another online marketplace, it’s completely free to open an account with us.

Want a same currency transfer? Costs will vary. Get in touch to find out more.

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Our clients are our number one priority and we believe in treating every client as if they were our only one. It's worked so far; 96% of our lovely clients would use us again if the need arises.*

Arnold Shields - Amazon seller

Sending or receiving funds from overseas? Amazon seller, Arnold Shields, shares his insight on sending money overseas.

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* Based on current Australian Feefo customer reviews.

Are you next ready?

Talk to us. We know foreign currency. We’ll remove the hassle of your next international money transfer. So you can focus on your future.

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+61 2 8298 4997

World First Pty Ltd is a designated remittance provider with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC), remittance sector registration number: IND100192523-001. Regulated by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC), Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL) number 331945. Australian Company Number (ACN) 132 368 971. Member of the Financial Ombudsman Service membership number 13405.

*Up to seven times cheaper messaging is based on transfers for sums of AUD100k and AUD200k and the transfer directions include AUD to GBP, AUD to USD, AUD to EUR, AUD to NZD and AUD to SGD. Fees not included. Please refer to our disclaimer for further details.