Foreign Exchange

No matter what part of the world you’re jetting off to, we can arrange the currency for you. We can supply a wide choice of foreign currencies for our members.

St. Colman’s Credit Union, with offices in Claremorris and Ballinrobe, offers a Bureau de Change through FEXCO (Foreign Exchange Company of Ireland).

Click on the image below to order your currency.

  • We sell foreign notes, and we will buy back, commission free any unused currencies
  • We have over 40 currencies available to order
  • Better rates
  • No minimum spend
  • Payment only on collection
  • 0% Commission for Online Orders only

Please note: Our Foreign exchange service closes at 4.30pm Monday to Friday and at 2.30pm on a Saturday.

St. Colman’s Credit Union is required to collect certain information from members, which allows us to comply with our obligations under Irish, European and International Legislation in relation to Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Counter Terrorist Financing (CTF) regardless of the value of the transaction:

  • Membership number
  • Name
  • Address
  • Date of Birth

Additional documentation is required if the Foreign Exchange transaction, equals, exceeds or accumulates to €10,000 in a rolling 6 month period as follows:

Proof of Identity: Passport, Driver’s Licence, National Identity Card, Garda ML10 Identity form

Proof of Address: Utility Bill, Correspondence from a Regulated Financial Institution, Government Department or the Revenue Commissioners – All items should be dated within the last 3 months

Information regarding the source or purpose of the funds i.e. House Sale, Inheritance, pension fund, car purchase or sale etc.

Information regarding the beneficial owner of funds if not you.

All this information is required and allows the Credit Union to comply with our legal obligations under the Irish, European and International Legislation with regard to Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorist Financing.

…with you every step for the way

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