Cash Transfers

Send cash to a recipient in Latvia or one of 26 other countries. 

In order to make cash transfers, it is not necessary to open a payment account at a post office.

 

Domestic Cash Transfers

We accept cash for sending to a recipient upon a request at a post office or the specified address in Latvia.

In order to make a cash transfer:

  • fill in a form at a post office
  • submit the filled-in form to a postal worker together with the cash to be sent and the service fee or a copy of a payment order certified by the bank

Domestic cash transfers are mailed on the same day.

 

International Cash Transfers

We accept cash for sending to a recipient upon a request at a post office or the specified address in:

  • European Union countries – the Czech Republic, France, Greece, Estonia, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Switzerland, Germany
  • CIS countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Moldova, Ukraine
  • Brazil, Croatia, Israel, Canada, Turkey

In order to make an international cash transfer:

  • fill in a form at a post office
  • submit the filled-in form to a postal worker together with the cash to be sent and the service fee or a copy of a payment order certified by the bank

Cash transfers made to Russia are delivered within 5-7 business days, to other CIS countries – 14 business days, to other countries – 7-14 days.

Cash transfers to certain countries are limited to a maximum amount, and there are different additional services available.

 

You can pay for cash transfers in advance by bank transfer. Specify the following information in the payment order:

   

Recipient: SJSC “Latvijas Pasts”
Uniform registration number: 40003052790 
Current account: LV48HABA0140X04777755 
Receiving bank: AS Swedbank Bank code: HABALV22

Recipient SJSC “Latvijas Pasts”
Uniform registration number: 40003052790 
Current account: LV33PARX0000828130012
Receiving bank: JSC “Citadele banka” Bank code: PARXLV22

The following information must also be specified in the payment order:

  • name of the payer
  • registration number
  • the service you are paying for

When making a transfer, submit a copy of a payment order certified by the bank to the post office employee.

 

Domestic cash transfers

Domestic cash transfers for sending with a cash payment are accepted in all post offices of “Latvijas Pasts”.
Transfers can be made to the addressee's place of residence, to a post office by issuing a notification to the addressee or to a hotel.
The recipient will receive a cash transfer within 2-3 days.

This service is not subject to value-added tax.

Type of service

EUR

Domestic cash transfer

2.5% of the amount, min. 0.50


International cash transfers

“Latvijas Pasts” offers making international cash transfers accepted by any post office of “Latvijas Pasts” by paying a sum of money to be sent in EUR.

International cash transfers made to Russia are delivered within 5-7 business days, to other CIS countries – 14 business days, to other countries – 7-14 days.

“Latvijas Pasts” accepts international cash transfers to the following countries:
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Czech Republic, France, Greece, Georgia, Croatia, Estonia, Italy, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Hungary, Germany.

For cash transfers to other countries, we offer using the services of Western Union.
This service is not subject to value-added tax.

Type of service

EUR

International cash transfer

6% of the amount, min. 1.14

Urgent international cash transfer*

10% of the amount, min. 3.56

*   International cash transfers to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece, Croatia, Russia, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine and Germany are tariffed as urgent international cash transfers.

The service fee for all COD international cash transfers (irrespective of the country and system used for the transfer) is equivalent to the fee for international cash transfers – 6% (min. EUR 1.14).


Additional services

Additional services are subject to value-added tax, which is included in the specified rate.

Type of service

EUR

Finding, correcting any cash transfer

1.75 + actual costs*

Returning any cash transfer

3.53 + actual costs**

Delivery of cash transfer
Can be paid for by the sender or recipient of the cash transfer

2.50

* Actual costs will be applied if the addressee's postal administration or credit institution has established a commission for finding or correcting international cash transfers.
**
When returning an international cash transfer to the sender, at the moment of returning the transfer, the addressee's postal administration or credit institution withholds its commission for the return of the cash transfer from the amount of the international cash transfer.
 

Western Union cash transfers

With the help of Western Union, one can send/receive cash transfers to/from more than 200 countries and territories worldwide (486,000 customer service centres around the world).
 

Western Union cash transfers to SEPA Member States, Eastern Europe and Russia

Service fee for cash transfers to  Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Greece, Austria, Azerbajan, Belarus, Georgia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Turkmenistan,Uzbekistan,Ukraine, Russia, Tajikistan, Lithuania, Latvia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Romania, Macedonia, Croatia, Kosovo, Serbia, Albania, Hungary, Poland, Sweden, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Slovenia, Montenegro, Malta, Slovakia,French Guiana, Martinique, St.Barthelemy, St.Martin, Estonia, Guadeloupe.

The amount of cash transfer (EUR) Fee for the cash transfer (EUR)
0.01 – 80.00 4.20
80.01 – 150.00 7.40
150.01 – 230.00 9.40
230.01 – 400.00 13.60
400.01 – 550.00 17.80
550.01 – 700.00 22.00
> 700.00 3%

 

Additional services 

Type of service

Service fee (EUR)

Cash delivery to the specified address

10.90

Notifying the recipient via phone (calling the specified phone number)

2.40

Sending a short notice (up to 20 words)

2.40

 

 

 

 

 

Customer service

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