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Have your cash on hand the moment you land!
Enjoy $0 commission* when you order online or at over 3,200 participating Post Offices. From Euro to Yen and Rand to Rupiah, save on commission fees when you order your foreign cash online. Order now to lock in our great rates!
How to order your foreign cash
We offer three convenient ways to order your foreign cash. Choose from over 60 currencies when you order online, get cash instantly at major metro and regional locations or order in-store.
Where to buy
|Online||American Express Currency Exchange stores||In-store at participating Post Offices|
|Collection speed||2-3 days||Instantly||1-2 days|
|Minimum cash amount+||A$500||No minimum||A$200|
|Maximum cash limit+||A$8,500||No limit||A$1,500|
Available currencies Click to expand Click to collapse
Use our A to Z index to check where your destination currency is available.
|Currency||Online||American Express Currency Exchange stores||In-store|
|Bahamas Dollar (BSD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Bahrain Dinar (BHD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Barbados Dollar (BBD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Bermuda Dollar (BMD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Brazil Real (BRL)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Brunei Darussalam Dollar (BND)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Canadian Dollar (CND)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Chile Peso (CLP)||Yes||Yes||No|
|China Yuan Renminbi (CNY)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Colombia Peso (COP)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Comptoirs Français du Pacifique France (XPF)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Croatia Kuna (HRK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Czech Republic Koruna (CZK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Denmark Krone (DKK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|East Caribbean Dollar (XCD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Egypt Pound (EGP)||Yes||Yes||No|
|European Euro (EUR)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Fiji Dollar (FJD)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Great British Pound (GBP)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Hong Kong Dollar (HKD)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Hungary Forint (HUF)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Iceland Krona (ISK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|India Rupee (INR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Indonesian Rupiah (IDR)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Israel Shekel (ILS)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Jamaica Dollar (JMD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Japanese Yen (JPY)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Jordan Dinar (JOD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Kenya Shilling (KES)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Korea (South) Won (KRW)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Kuwait Dinar (KWD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Malaysian Ringgit (MYR)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Mauritius Rupee (MUR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Mexico Peso (MXN)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Morocco Dirham (MAD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|New Zealand Dollar (NZD)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Norway Krone (NOK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Oman Rial (OMR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Pakistan Rupee (PKR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Papua New Guinea Kina (PGK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Philippines Peso (PHP)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Poland Zloty (PLN)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Qatar Riyal (QAR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Samoa Tala (WST)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Saudi Arabia Riyal (SAR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Singapore Dollar (SGD)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Solomon Islands Dollar (SBD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|South African Rand (ZAR)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Sri Lanka Rupee (LKR)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Sweden Krona (SEK)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Swiss Franc (CHF)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Taiwan New Dollar (TWD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Thai Baht (THB)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Tonga Pa'anga (TOP)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Trinidad & Tobago Dollar (TTD)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Tunisia Dinar (TND)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Turkey Lira (TRY)||Yes||Yes||No|
|United Arab Emirates Dirham (AED)||Yes||Yes||No|
|United States Dollar (USD)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Vanuatu Vatu (VUV)||Yes||Yes||No|
|Vietnam Dong (VND)||Yes||Yes||No|
* Exchange rates may include a service charge. Commission will apply to cash purchases made at American Express Currency Exchange stores located inside Post Offices. Financial institution fees and limits apply. Please visit American Express for more information.
What to do
How to order online
Order over 60 currencies online with the additional benefit of $0 commission fees*.
3. Collect at your convenience
We'll confirm when your cash is ready; and you'll have a week to collect it from your chosen Post Office. Don't forget to bring your receipt and photo ID.
How to order at our American Express Currency Exchange stores
Need instant cash? Get access to over 60 currencies fast at our American Express Currency Exchange stores located inside selected Post Offices.
How to order in-store
3. Collect your cash
Order in-store by midday (AEST) to have your foreign cash ready for collection by 4pm the next business day* in metro areas. Regional areas can take up to 2 days.
Proof of ID - what you'll need for pick up
The only person who can collect your order is you. You'll need to bring the below forms of ID when you pick up your cash:
Orders worth less than A$2,000 Click to expand Click to collapse
Bring one valid form of government-issued photo ID that shows your signature (such as your driver's licence or passport) when you pick up your foreign cash.
Orders worth more than A$2,000 Click to expand Click to collapse
For higher amounts, you'll need to show two forms of ID when picking up your order:
- One primary ID that is government-issued with a photo and signature (e.g. driver's licence or passport) AND
- One secondary ID with a signature (e.g. credit card)
* If ordered in-store, you must collect at the same Post Office. Outside metropolitan areas may take longer.
^ Financial institution fees and limits may apply so please check with your financial institution.
Support & FAQs
For all general enquiries, please contact the American Express Currency Exchange Customer Service Team at email@example.com or on 1300 139 060.