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Sending money from an Agent Location

With the Western Union® Money TransferSM service, you can send money quickly from over 500.000 Western Union® Agent Locations worldwide.
In Albania money can be sent to any Unionnet - Western Union agency, with or without filling out the WU form.


Go to the nearest Western Union agency and hand over to the operator a valid identification document. Communicate orally the name and surname of the receiver, the place where you will send the money and the amount you want to send.

Complete Western Union To send money Form.


Check if the information on the To send money Form is correct and then you can sign this document.

Submit to Western Union employee the completed form, the money you want to send, transfer commission, and a valid identification document.


Your data will be registered in the system and the operator will hand over the To send money pre-receipt.

Western Union employee will register the information.


After submitting the amount to be sent and the signed receipt, the operator will return your identification document together with the To send money receipt, where are specified the 10 digits of the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) and the amount sent.

Western Union employee gives you the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN) and a copy of To send money Form.


Money will be available to withdraw in a few minutes * after you have received the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN *). Then you can call the receiver and notify that money can be received from any Western Union agency. In order to receive the money, the receiver must have a valid identification document, the sender’s name and surname, the country where money are sent and the expected amount of money.

Call the receiver to tell him/her the sending amount of money and the Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN).

* Service may vary depending on the locations working hours and time zone differences.

Check the status of your money transfer

To find out if the money you transferred has been picked-up, you can use our online Money Transfer Tracking service.