The Bank of East Asia

Personal Banking

Outward Remittance

   Handle your remittances through our extensive branch network 

  • You can send remittance instructions at any BEA branch.
  • Instructions received by our branches before 3 p.m. on a business day (Monday to Friday, except public holidays) will be processed on the same day.


   Enjoy 24/7 services and preferential service charges with Cyberbanking and Corporate Cyberbanking

‒ Set up and schedule remittances
‒ Check your remittance instructions status anytime
‒ Edit and cancel scheduled instructions
‒ Save completed transactions as templates for future use

Instructions received by the Bank before the cut-off time (up to 5 p.m. on Monday to Friday, except public holidays, depending on the type of remittances) will be processed on the same day. The cut-off time for telegraphic transfers in RMB is 4 p.m. on Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.

Through Cyberbanking, personal customers can transfer funds instantly (direct remittance) to a BEA China or BEA UK account and corporate customers can transfer funds instantly to BEA China provided that the Bank receives the instruction before 4:30 p.m. on Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays of Hong Kong, Chinese Mainland or UK.
‒ You may find the  service hours under information page in Cyberbanking for detail.

   Information for outward remittance instructions 

 Remit Currency and Remit Amount 
 Beneficiary Account Number 
 Beneficiary Name 
 Beneficiary’s Bank Name and Bank Address 
 SWIFT Code of Beneficiary Bank
 Intermediary Bank and its SWIFT Code (if any)

  (Note: The relevant information is available in English and Traditional Chinese versions only.)

Useful Information to help you complete an outward remittance application

Please click here to download the application form.


   Alternative to remitting funds


Enquiry Hotline 2211 1333