To assist seasonal workers in finding the best value way to send money to their home country, there has been a free website tool created called Send Money Pacific, which lets you compare how much it will cost you to send money from Australia back to the Pacific Islands.
Please note that Send Money Pacific is only available to Fiji, Kiribati, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu. Timor-Leste is not currently available.
The Seasonal Worker Programme aims to contribute to the economic development of participating countries through seasonal worker’s experiences, remittances and training received.
To assist seasonal workers in finding the best value way to send money to their home country, there has been a free website tool Send Money Pacific, created that lets you compare how much it will cost you to send money from Australia to the Pacific Islands. It tells you what the real total cost of your transfer is, including how much it will cost to change Australian dollars into your country’s money. It will also tell you how long it will take to send money. This website helps to keep the costs of sending money home down and can help you save money. Use this website to choose the right option for you. All the operators listed on Send Money Pacific are registered with the relevant financial authorities, so you know your money will be safe.
To view a short guide on how to use the website please download the three clicks away guidance page.