International & Inter-Island Money Transfers

International & Inter-Island Money Transfers

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Our International and Inter-Island transfers allow you to send and receive money both domestically and internationally. 

  • Permanently reduced rates in the Cook Islands
  • Same day service to New Zealand
  • Service to the rest of the world dependant on local banks
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International Transfers Price
New Zealand Direct (NZD to a NZ bank A/c) $15.00
Telegraphic Transfer NZD & FCY worldwide $35.00
Inward payment to BCI bank account (Special fee of $5.00 to receive NZ Pension) $7.50
Inward payment to other bank $10.00
Cancellations &/or Amendments $55.00
Rejected Payments $50.00
Enquiries and Investigations (aged 6 months+)


Foreign Currency  
Sale or purchase of foreign notes $6.00
Overseas Bank Draft (NZD)  
Issuance $12.00
Dishonour of draft $40.00
Stop Payment instruction $35.00
Banking of overseas cheques  
Cheques drawn on New Zealand $5.00 per cheque
Cheques drawn on other countries $25.00 per cheque
Dishonoured cheques $30.00 per cheque


Because of all the rave about BCI’s unique products I've recently signed up to the People Saver, My Internet Banking and my current favorite BCI Alerts it gives me better control of my finances. I also get to rock my fancy BCI Master Card. It’s safe to say that BCI is trending with the people of the Cook Islands.

I couldn't be happier with the decision to move and encourage everyone to join in on the journey!

Marie Mcfadizen


Local people, local bank... some things just go better together