Foreign Remittance

Bhutan National Bank assists you in sending and receiving money from abroad. We help you with your remittances such as

  • Tour payments from abroad
  • Export and import payments
  • Wages from the international organizations
  • Tuition fees for students studying abroad
  • Personal remittances for your family from abroad

We use SWIFT for all of the remittance transactions, which is one of the most secured forms of transferring money to and from abroad.


For sending money abroad, the following charges are applicable. You are required to submit certain documents for the remittance to be processed.

Transfer via Swift (outward remittance)0.20% (min. Nu. 500) plus transmission
charges of Nu. 500 for TTs & Nu. 1,000
for LCs
Free of Charge (NRB, Travel Agents)
Postage chargeActual basis

Note: All charges are applicable at the prevailing exchange rate.

Please contact your nearest BNB office for more information.

Outward Fund Transfer Form