Want to send money to Tonga? Thinking about a bank wire to send the money to Tonga? Before you walk into your bank to organise it, make sure you check out the wire transfer fees. You may get a shock just what the fees will be and depending on the amount, it might not be worth sending the money by bank wire transfer to forward the money by other means.
What can make it more costly is in addition to your bank imposing a fee for sending the funds to a bank in Tonga, the person receiving the money transfer will possibly incur a fee at their end. A way to reduce the possibilty of the fee is to send the international wire transfer in their local currency.
To process a bank wire transfer to Tonga, you will possibly require a SWIFT code. These are unique for each financial institution and are based on a number of things including the individual banking institution and country.
SWIFT Country Code
Central Bank Name
National Reserve Bank of Tonga