Send money from Canada to a Hatton National Bank account in Sri Lanka

Hatton National Bank, Sri Lanka

Hatton National Bank PLC (commonly abbreviated as HNB) is a private bank in Sri Lanka with 251 branches and 563 ATMs. The bank has been internationally recognized by the Asian Banker Magazine as the “Best Retail Bank in Sri Lanka” on ten occasions from 2007 to 2017. HNB is also placed among The Banker’s Top 1000 banks in the world. HNB is actively involved in retail banking, corporate banking, international banking, treasury and project financing.

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How to Send Money to Hatton National Bank in Sri Lanka

Sending money to Hatton National Bank bank accounts in Sri Lanka is easy with Remitbee. It just takes six easy steps.

  • Set up a free Remitbee account. This is free and easy, and gives you access to a private Remitbee Wallet and a secure account in our system.
  • Provide us with information about yourself, including your full name, address and occupation. Verify your email and phone number.
  • Tell us where you want to send your money. We need the bank details for the recipient account, including bank name and account number. You can also designate whether the recipient is picking up the money or it is going straight into their account.
  • Check the CAD to LKR rate. Once the exchange rate for CAD to LKR is satisfactory, enter the amount you want to send, select your payment method and confirm your transfer. The conversation rates change daily, but the fees for each payment method are fixed and permanent.
  • rack your money. At this point, you’ve done everything you need to do! We’ll send your money, just keep an eye on it in the Remitbee app and watch as it arrives in Sri Lanka.
  • Be a Hero! Anyone who sends money online to Sri Lanka to support their family is a hero. Our job is to help provide a service fit for a hero.

What are the benefits of sending directly to Hatton National Bank?

There are many benefits to sending directly to Hatton National Bank with Remitbee. Here’s a quick overview:

  • It’s more secure than doing in offline
  • It’s faster You can do it from the comfort of your home
  • You can access your money as soon as the transfer goes through

What information you’ll need to complete the transfer

Here is the information that you’ll need to complete the transfer through Remitbee. There are two separate delivery methods that have different requirements

Wire transfer to bank account

  • Recipient’s name – Make sure you have the name on the account you are transferring exactly as it appears on bank statements. This will prevent delays in your transfer.
  • Address – We need the address of the branch you are sending the money to so we get it to the recipient’s city.
  • Bank name – This is the name of the bank in Sri Lanka that you are sending money to.
  • Account Number – This ensures it gets to your recipient’s account.

Cash Pickup

  • Name – Again, make sure you have the full name of the person that will be picking up the money.
  • Phone number – Enter the number of the recipient.
  • Pickup Location – We need the name of the bank or other financial institution where the recipient will be picking up the money.

How Remitbee calculates the CAD to LKR Exchange Rate

We try to keep our fees as low as possible and assess rates daily to bring you the most competitive Sri Lankan Rupee exchange rates on the market. There are small fees when you choose to use bill, Interact or debit card payment methods, but you can also use the Remitbee Wallet without paying fees at any time. We are upfront about any fees, and you can see them in the application before you send money to Sri Lanka.

Which other banks in Sri Lanka are you sending money to?

There are many different banks in Sri Lanka, just like there are in Canada and every other country around the world. When you use Remitbee, we send your money directly from your account with us to the bank account in Sri Lanka without passing it through other middlemen.

Here are a few of the other branches you can use to send money from Canada to Sri Lanka with our service:

How international money transfers work

International wire transfers take place using the SWIFT network. Transfer instructions are sent from the sender’s bank to the recipient’s bank and any fees are assessed before the transfer is approved. One of the banks will calculate the exchange rate CAD to LKR, and the money is moved between accounts.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes you can.

You can choose to pay using Interac e-Transfer, Interac Online, Bill payment, Electronic Funds Transfer or Visa or Mastercard Debit.

The transfers typically take between 1 and 2 days, but some transfers happen instantly.

If you verify your identity on our platform, you can send up to 9,000 CAD per day, with a maximum of 50,000 CAD per month.

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

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

The maximum amount of money you can send in LKR is dependent on your account’s verification level.

  • The minimal Verification Level 1 allows you to send only 50 CAD daily, and up to 500 CAD monthly.
  • We recommend Verification of Level 2. It will allow you to 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 also have a good option – Verification Level 3. It allows you to send 9,000 CAD daily, and up to 50,000 CAD monthly.

We are also working on Verification Level 4 to provide our customers with even higher sending limits.

Remember, verification is a one-time process. Once you have been verified, there is no need to provide any other documents.

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