How to Receive Money at Western Union in Person


You can receive money in cash at any western union agent in the country, all you need is your government-issued ID and the sender tracking number (MTCN).

You will also be required to provide the following in order to pick your cash;

– Your full name

– Amount Expected

– Senders Full Name

– Senders Country

– Money Transfer Control Number – MTCN

– Identification Documents (ID, Passport)

Restrictions and Special Notes For Kenya

Sending from Kenya:

– The maximum principal send amount is 10,000 US dollars.

Receiving in Kenya:

– Money transfers sent to Kenya must include a Test question.

– The receiver must be 18 years old to collect money.

– The payee must present the correct money transfer control number (MTCN).

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