Send Money from Canada to NCBA bank account in Kenya

NCBA Bank, Kenya

Licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya, the country's central bank and national banking regulator, NCBA Bank Kenya operates as a commercial bank in Kenya. It is a subsidiary of NCBA Group Plc, a large financial services provider that holds its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya. NCBA Bank holds a total of about $4.88 billion USD in assets as of September 2019. Since then, the corporation was ranked the third-largest banks in terms of total assets, behind KCB Bank and Equity Bank.

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How to Send Money to NCBA Bank in Kenya

Remitbee can send money to NCBA Bank accounts in Kenya with five easy steps.

  • Create a Remitbee account. This is free and easy and allows you access to a private Remitbee Wallet and a secure account in our system

  • Provide your full name, address and occupation then follow the steps which will quickly verify your email and phone number.

  • Tell us where you want the money to be sent- to a bank account or cash pickup.

  • If you are sending it to a bank account, we need to know the bank name and account number.

  • Check the CAD to KES rate to see if it is satisfactory to you. When you have decided, enter the amount you want to send, select your payment method and confirm your transfer. Although the conversion rates change daily, our fees for each payment method are fixed and permanent.

  • Now, sit back and relax, we will do the rest. On the Remitbee app, you can check the status and track the progress of the transaction.

    Heroes deserve the best. We want to make it easy for those who send money online to Kenya to support their families.

What are the benefits of sending directly to NCBA Bank?

There are many benefits to sending to NCBA Bank online with Remitbee. Here’s a quick overview:

  • Conveniently send money from your own home

  • Fast transfer

  • Safe and secure than sending money offline

  • The recipient can access their money as soon as the transfer goes through

What information you’ll need to complete the transfer

Here is the information that’s needed for Remitbee to complete the transfer. Below are two delivery methods each with different requirements:

Wire transfer to a bank account

  • Complete name of the Recipient – ensure to double-check the spelling so there will be no delays

  • Complete address of the recipient including the city, province, and postal/zip code

  • Bank name – choose NCBA Bank name from the options

  • Account Number – This ensures it gets to your recipient’s account.

    Cash Pickup

  • Provide the name of the receiver

  • Phone number

  • Pickup Location – choose from one of our several partner locations in Kenya

How Remitbee calculates the CAD to KES exchange rate

We keep the fees as low as possible. We assess the exchange rates daily in order to bring you the most competitive KES exchange rates available on the market. A small fee is charged if you decide to use a bill, interact or debit card as your payment method. Preferably, you can use the Remitbee Wallet so that you don’t have to pay any fees. We are upfront about our fees, they are listed in the application before you send money to Kenya.

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How international money transfers work

International wire transfers are done using the SWIFT network. The sender’s bank gives transfer instructions to the recipient’s bank. No transfer is approved until fees are assessed. One of the banks will determine the CAD to KES exchange rate then the money is moved between accounts.

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Get $20 for every successful referral while the referred person gets $10 towards their first transaction. Use your unique referral code to invite your friends and register with it. Once they send their first transfer of at least C$200 or exchange at least C$1,000, you’ll get C$20 credited to your RemitBee account. There is no limit on the number of referrals you can make so the earning potential is endless! So, keep referring and earning with RemitBee.


Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, for sure!

You can choose to pay with these options: Interac e-Transfer, Bill payment, Interac Online, Visa or Mastercard Debit or Electronic Funds Transfer

Transfers typically take between 1 and 2 days, but some can be as quick as an instant.

Once you verify your identity on our platform, you can send up to 9,000 CAD per daily and a maximum of 50,000 CAD monthly.

Any transfer over 500 CAD is free. Transfers below 500 CAD are subject to the following fees:

  • Interac Online - $2.99
  • Visa or Mastercard Debit - $2.99+
  • E-transfer - Free
  • Bill Payment - Free
  • Electronic funds Transfer - Free

The CAD to KES exchange rate is currently 1 CAD for {{KES}} KES.

This is dependent on the verification level. The breakdown is below:

  • Verification Level 1, you can only send 50 CAD daily or up to 500 CAD monthly.

  • Verification Level 2, you can send up to 3,000 CAD daily, and up to 25,000 CAD monthly.

  • For users who need to transfer larger amounts of money, we have a good option – Verification Level 3. You can send up to 9,000 CAD daily, and up to 50,000 CAD monthly.

    Currently, we are working on Verification Level 4 so that our customers can have even higher sending limits. Note that verification is a one-time process. Once you have been verified, no other documents are required.

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