Send money from Canada to a Sampath Bank account in Sri Lanka

Sampath Bank, Sri Lanka

Sampath Bank PLC is a licensed commercial bank incorporated in Sri Lanka in 1987 with 229 branches and 373 ATMs island-wide. It has won the "Bank of the Year" award by "The Banker" of Financial Times Limited – London, for the second consecutive year and the "National Business Excellence Awards 2010". It has become the third-largest private sector bank in Sri Lanka with Rs, with 453 billion in deposits as of 30 June 2016. Additionally, the unique internet banking facility from Sampath Bank, Sampath Vishwa, offers a total online banking experience from the bank.

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How to send money to Sampath Bank account in Sri Lanka from Canada

If you're a Remitbee customer, you can easily transfer funds to Sampath Bank accounts in Sri Lanka. To do that, follow these simple steps:

  • Get your free Remitbee account. It'll give you access to Canada's best money transfer service, plus, highest CAD to LKR exchange rate.
  • Next step - verification. Provide us with your full legal name, address and occupation. On top of that, we'll require a confirmation of your ID to prevent fraud and keep your funds safe.
  • Pick Sri Lanka as a destination for your money transfer, and enter the dollar amount you want to transfer.
  • After that, we'll need information about your beneficiary. Beneficiary's full name, phone number, bank name and bank account number.
  • Review your transfer details and confirm your transaction! The Remitbee team will make sure that your funds reach the recipient safely and on time.

Here are the benefits of sending money online to the Sampath Bank account

At Remitbee, we give our customers lots of advantages when sending money to bank accounts in Sri Lanka. Check them out:

  • Fast delivery speed. Your money reaches the Sampath Bank account within 1 business day.
  • Absolutely free transfers over 500 CAD. All transfers under 500$ will cost you 2.99$
  • We are a fully online platform that means no commute lines, and everything is available from your phone or laptop.
  • Your friends & family can access their funds within one day through their bank account.

Get everything ready for your money transfer to Sri Lanka.

To transfer money for your family to the Sampath Bank without obstacles and difficulties, you'll require to have the beneficiary's information prepared. Following details will be asked:

  • The full legal name of a recipient and mobile number.
  • Name of recipient's bank (Sampath Bank).
  • Name of bank's branch.
  • Sampath Bank account number.

If you need to send money for the cash pickup, we have that option available. We have pickup services available for hundreds of locations all over Sri Lanka. If that's the best way for you, please prepare the following information:

  • Full name of the recipient, phone number and address.
  • Select a pickup location in Sri Lanka that works best for your beneficiary from our list.

As soon as money is available for pickup, your recipient needs to bring a piece of a government-issued ID and transaction number to receive the funds.

We also have a cash-to-door delivery for the Jaffna area.

Remitbee offers the best CAD to LKR exchange rate.

We understand that your family and friends abroad rely on your help and support. At the same time, we know how unfair banks and other companies are with their high fees and low exchange rates. That's why we offer the best CAD to LKR rate in Canada and free transfers over 500$.

We are absolutely transparent about any fees or charges, so you know your cost and final amount before sending money to Sri Lanka.

Use Remitbee to send money from Canada to all major banks in Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka is a great country with a broad banking network. We partner with all major banks in Sri Lanka to provide you with reliable, swift and protected service. Here are some of our well-known partners in Sri Lanka:

Frequently Asked Questions

Of course, you can! The Sampath Bank is one of Remitbee's partners in Sri Lanka.

If you're using Remitbee for your transfer, you can pay using one of the following payment methods: e-Transfer, Electronic Funds Transfer, Bill payment, Visa or Mastercard Debit or Interac Online.

One of the best options we offer - 1-day transfers to all Sampath Bank accounts. Moreover, we offer cash pickup services in hundreds of locations all over Sri Lanka and door delivery for the Jaffna area.

Yes, if you are a Remitbee customer! We give free transfers of over 500 CAD. All other transfers below 500$ are subjects to the following fees:

  • Interac Online - $2.99
  • E-transfer - $2.99
  • Bill Payment - $2.99
  • Electronic Funds Transfer - $2.99
  • Visa or Mastercard Debit - starting from $2.99

The maximum amount of your CAD to LKR money transfer depends on the verification level you have. Here is a quick overview

  • Our basic verification, Level 1, allows you to send only 50 CAD daily or up to 500 CAD monthly.
  • We recommend getting verified for Level 2. It allows our users to send up to 3,000 CAD daily and up to 25,000 CAD monthly.
  • Level 3 is a perfect solution for transferring larger amounts of money to Sri Lanka's Sampath Bank account. This level of verification allows you to send 9,000 CAD daily and up to 50,000 CAD monthly.

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