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MoneyGram

MoneyGram is the perfect solution when you need to send or receive money rapidly and with complete peace of mind.

This service is available from our branches in Mauritius and Rodrigues and has numerous advantages for you to enjoy:
  • Your money is available within 10 minutes*
  • You have access to a network of 334,000 MoneyGram offices in 200 countries and territories
  • You don't need a bank account or a credit card
  • A 10 word message can be included if desired

To send money

Whether you need to support your loved ones who are studying or living abroad, believe that cash is the most practical gift or urgently need to send money for whatever reason, MoneyGram is the fastest, safest and easiest solution.

Simply follow these three steps:
  • Visit any MCB branch with your identity card or passport**
  • Hand over the transfer amount and the applicable fees
  • Communicate the Unique Reference Number to the beneficiary who will be able to receive the money in just 10 minutes*

To receive money

Whether you reside in Mauritius or are just visiting, you can receive money quickly from abroad.

Simply follow these three steps:
  • Ask the person sending you the money to give you the Unique Reference Number
  • Visit any MCB branch with your identity card or passport and the Unique Reference Number**
  • Communicate the Unique Reference Number to our staff and you will receive your money in Mauritian Rupees
*Subject to agent local regulations. In some countries, the unique reference number is not always required to receive a transfer. Senders should be cautious when sending money to Receivers they do not know personally and should not make information about the transaction available to any third party.

**Other conditions apply for amounts of Rs 100,000 and above

Join our loyalty program

Using MoneyGram is a rewarding experience with our loyalty program. For each MoneyGram transaction that you make at MCB, you will cumulate point(s). Obtain 6 points to be eligible for Rs 50 of free airtime.

You will obtain points as follows:
Transaction amountPoints
Rs 1 to Rs 6,0001
Rs 6,001 to Rs 15,0002
Rs 15,000.1 to Rs 30,0003
Rs 30,000.1 to Rs 60,0004
Rs 60,000.1 to Rs 100,0005
Rs 100,000.1 and above6

When you have accumulated 6 points, your mobile number will automatically be credited with Rs 50 (vat inclusive) worth of free airtime (Orange, Emtel, MTML).

MCB reserves the right to make any change or to discontinue the loyalty program without prior notice.

Availability of MoneyGram service

You can use our MoneyGram service during the week at any of our branches. Moreover, our MoneyGram service is also available during weekends at the following branches:

Port Louis Main Branch:

Sundays from 08.00 to 13.00 (on month-ends, hours will be extended until 14.00)