Search...
Log inGet started
Airwallex logo
Home
Core API
Payments
Transactional FX
Payouts
Issuing
Back to home
OverviewHow Airwallex Payouts work
Payout network
AlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustralia
AustriaAzerbaijanBahrainBangladeshBelgiumBoliviaBelizeBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBulgariaCambodiaCanadaCanary IslandsChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDominican RepublicDominicaEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEstoniaFijiFaroe IslandsFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGeorgiaGermanyGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuatemalaGuernseyGuyanaHondurasHong Kong SARHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKorea, Republic ofKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLatviaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic ofMacao SARMalaysiaMaldivesMaltaMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMoldovaMonacoMontenegroMoroccoNamibiaNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNigeriaNorwayOmanPakistanPalestine, State ofPanamaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRéunionRomaniaSaint BarthélemySaint LuciaSaint Martin (French part)Saint Pierre and MiquelonSan MarinoSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSwedenSwitzerlandTaiwan (China)TajikistanTanzania, United Republic ofThailandTimor-LesteTunisiaTurkeyUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuViet NamVirgin Islands (British)Wallis and FutunaZambia
Use cases
Test and go live
Older API versions

Australia

Overview

Payment methodLocalLocalSWIFT
Local clearing systemBANK_TRANSFERBPAY
Supported currency(ies)AUDAUDAUD, CAD, CHF, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, JPY, NOK, NZD, PLN, RON, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, USD, ZAR
Payment SchemeBECSBPAY®
Flight time (business days)0-20-10-3
Maximum transaction limitNo limitDepends on biller*No limit
Ultimate payer displayedYesYes

* Note that BPAY® billers may set upper and lower value limits that they can accept for BPAY® payments. Airwallex will return a field validation error if the transaction amount is not within the acceptable range set by the BPAY® biller. See Australia BPAY® field validation errors in Error codes (056 - 058).

Please refer to the sections below for the key required bank details and other considerations for each supported payment method.

Local AUD Bank Transfer

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
account_currency3-letter ISO 4217 currency codeShould be AUD
account_name2-200 charactersAccount holder name of the recipient’s bank account
account_number4-9 digits
account_routing_type1bsb onlyBank-State-Branch (BSB) is a six-digit code that identifies bank branches in Australia
account_routing_value16 digits
bank_country_code2-letter ISO 3166-2 country codeShould be AU

Local AUD BPAY payout

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
account_currency3-letter ISO 4217 currency codeShould be AUD
account_name2-200 charactersAccount holder name of the recipient’s bank account
account_routing_type1bpay_biller_code onlyUnique number registered on BPAY to identify a biller
account_routing_value1Up to 10 digits
account_routing_type2bpay_customer_reference onlyCustomer Reference Number (CRN): unique number that the biller uses to identify your account, or your invoice
account_routing_value2Up to 20 digits
bank_country_code2-letter ISO 3166-2 country codeShould be AU

BPAY validation

Airwallex supports bill payment validation via direct integration with BPAY®. E.g. if the payment amount specified does not match the bill amount and is not accepted by the Biller, Airwallex will return field validation errors in the response. See Australia BPAY® field validation errors in Error codes (051 - 059).

SWIFT payout

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
account_currency3-letter ISO 4217 currency codeOne of AUD, CAD, CHF, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, JPY, NOK, NZD, PLN, RON, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, USD, ZAR
account_name2-200 charactersAccount holder name of the recipient’s bank account
account_number6-20 alphanumeric characters
swift_code8-11 alphanumeric charactersShould be a valid and supported BIC-8 or BIC-11 code
bank_country_code2-letter ISO 3166-2 country codeShould be AU
On this page
  • Overview
  • Local AUD Bank Transfer
  • Local AUD BPAY payout
  • SWIFT payout