Overseas Remittance Smartphone App

Goremit

Easily make remittances to
over 170 countries in 12 currencies.
From just 2,000 yen per transfer

Make remittances entirely from
your smartphone.
No need to visit a branch!

You can make remittances directly
from a SBI Shinsei Bank foreign
currency account!

First remittance per month free of charge for Diamond and Platinum customers! *

  • * Applicable only to remittances withdrawn from a PowerFlex Account via the GoRemit app.
  • ※For details and eligibility requirements of the Step Up Program, please click here.

Fingerprint/Face authentication

Fingerprint/Face Authentication
Registration

Easily login after registering fingerprint/face
authentication.

Fingerprint/Face authentication

Easy remittance requests

Remittance Request Creation

Simply Select beneficiary -> Select withdrawal
currency -> Enter amount.

Easy remittance requests

NewHandy remittance history search

Remittance History (PDF) Search・Print

Individual remittance history details can be output in PDF format, and can be sent, printed and saved. Check your remittance history by selecting the period of time.

Remittance History (PDF)  Search・Print

Submit documents online

Document Upload

Take photos and upload from your smartphone.
No need to send documents by post.

Submit documents online

Download From Here
Free

Please check the environments compatible with the GoRemit App and download from your smartphone.

iPhone Users
Download on the App Store
Android Users
Get It on Google Play

How to apply

Step 1
Download the GoRemit App.

Download the GoRemit App.

Step 2
Register personal details.

Register personal details.

  • * Upload ID documents.

Takes approx 1 week

Step 3
Receive your Registration Email or Letter

Download the GoRemit App.

  • Customers who have submitted their ID on the app: A Registration Email will be sent. You will be able to start using our services after receiving this email.
  • Customers who have sent their ID by post: A Registration Letter will be posted to you by unforwardable registered mail. You will be able to start using our services after receiving this letter and registering your Customer Number on the app.

Step 4
Register SBI Shinsei Bank account details *

  • * If you wish to make remittances with the GoRemit App by withdrawing funds directly from your PowerFlex account, you will need to register your PowerFlex account in advance.

Input customer number shown in letter. + Register SBI Shinsei Bank account details

Step 5
Register Beneficiary Account Details *

Register Beneficiary Account Details

Takes approx 1 - 3 business days
(If you need to raise your remittance limit, the process may require up to 3 additional business days.)

※May take longer if corrections and/or further confirmation is required.

Step 6
Start making remittances

Start making remittances

Recommended Environments

  iPhone Users Android Users
OS iOS15.0 or higher Android12.0 or higher
  • * Excluding tablet users. Contents may not be displayed correctly depending on the model you are using.
  • * Please set your smartphone's language to English or Japanese.

Fees

Remittance Method Overseas Remittance from PowerFlex accounts Overseas Remittance by transfer to our designated collection account
Remittance from Yen Deposit accounts Remittance from Foreign Currency Deposit accounts
Exchange Rate GoRemit TTS exchange rate*1 GoRemit TTS exchange rate*1
Remittance Fee JPY 2,000 JPY 4,000 JPY 2,000
※For remittances in Japanese Yen, an additional lifting fee of 0.1% of the remittance amount (minimum charge of JPY 1,500) will be charged.
Preferential Service for Diamond and Platinum customers First remittance per month free of charge*2 Not Applicable
  • *1 We will transfer funds after converting to foreign currency at the GoRemit dedicated TTS rate of the remittance date.Exchange rates are posted on the GoRemit website and the GoRemit App around 10 a.m. every business day.
  • *2 【Caution regarding Preferential Service for Diamond and Platinum Customers】
    • Diamond Customers and Platinum Customers are eligible to make the first remittance of any given month free of charge when making an overseas remittance or domestic foreign currency remittance from their PowerFlex Account. The customer's stage for the month must be Diamond or Platinum on the day the remittance request is sent via the app.
    • To be eligible for the Preferential Service for Diamond and Platinum Customers, after registering with the GoRemit app customers must register a PowerFlex account in their name with the app. After registering a PowerFlex account, the first remittance of any given month will be free of charge when making a remittance request from the Smartphone App.
    • Customers' Step Up Program details are updated at approx. 10:00 am on the first business day of every month. If a customers makes a remittance request via the app before these details are updated, the remittance fee will be deducted at the time of the remittance, but will be refunded within that month.
    • After making a remittance request from the GoRemit app, the free remittance for that month will be considered used even if the funds are returned for any reason.
    • Not applicable to customers who have closed their PowerFlex Account before the cash-back date.
    • This preferential service is not applicable when making a domestic transfer to our collection account.
    For details and eligibility requirements of the Step Up Program, please click here
    For details on how to register an account, please click here
  • When remitting "Foreign currency from foreign currency account", the available currencies are US Dollar, Euro, UK Pound, Canadian Dollar, Australian Dollar, New Zealand Dollar, Hong Kong Dollar and Singaporean Dollar. Please note that South African Rand, Norwegian Krone and Turkish Lira can not be remitted

Download From Here
Free

Please check the environments compatible with the GoRemit App and download from your smartphone.

iPhone Users
Download on the App Store
Android Users
Get It on Google Play

Available Currencies
and Restricted Regions

Currencies Available with GoRemit

Currency Symbol Currency name
USD US Dollar
CHF Swiss Franc
GBP UK Pound
HKD Hong Kong Dollar
CAD Canadian Dollar
SGD Singapore Dollar
AUD Australian Dollar
SEK Swedish Krona
NZD New Zealand Dollar
INR Indian Rupee
EUR Euro
YEN Japanese Yen
  • * If you wish to send funds in JPY (without converting to foreign currency), please contact us (9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on weekdays 0120-227-503) in advance as we may be unable to send JPY funds to certain banks.
  • * As PowerFlex accounts do not support Swiss Franc , Swedish Krona and Indian Rupee, it is not possible to transfer these currencies directly from PowerFlex Foreign Currency Accounts using the smartphone app (These currencies can be remitted by withdrawing from Yen Deposit Accounts.).

Restricted Regions

Countries/regions to which remittances are not accepted

Countries/Regions
Afghanistan Avtonomna Respublika Krym Belarus
Central African Republic Cuba Democratic Republic of the Congo
Donetsk People's Republic Haiti Iran
Iraq Iraqi Kurdistan Lebanon
Libya Luhansk People's Republic Mali
Myanmar(Burma) Nicaragua North Korea
Russian Federation Somalia South Sudan
Sudan Syrian Arab Republic Venezuela
Yemen

※Refers to the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol, which have declared their annexation to Russia. In the international community it is the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine.

Countries/regions requiring caution

<In order to register beneficiaries or make remittances to these locations, documentation confirming beneficiary details and the source of funds, etc. must be provided.>

Countries/Regions
Andorra Anguilla Antigua and Barbuda
Armenia Aruba Azerbaijan
Bahrain Belize Bermuda
British Virgin Islands Bulgaria Burkina Faso
Cameroon Cayman Islands China, Inner Mongolia (Neimenggu)
Cook Islands Croatia Curacao
Cyprus Dominica Georgia
Gibraltar Grenada Guernsey
Isle of Man Jersey Jordan
Kazakhstan Kenya Liberia
Liechtenstein Malta Marshall Islands
Mauritius Moldova (the Republic of) Monaco
Mongolia Montserrat Mozambique
Namibia Nauru Nigeria
Niue Pakistan Panama
Philippines Samoa San Marino
Senegal Seychelles Sint Maarten (Dutch part)
South Africa St. Kitts & Nevis St. Lucia
St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tanzania The Bahamas
Three provinces of China Turkey(Türkiye) Turkmenistan
Turks & Caicos Islands Ukraine United Arab Emirates (UAE)
US Virgin Islands Vanuatu Vietnam

※Liaoning Province, Jilin Province, Heilongjiang Province.

FAQs

Q: Do the Step-up Program's preferential fees apply with GoRemit?

A: This is applicable from August 1, 2019. Diamond Customers and Platinum Customers are entitled to make one free overseas fund transfer per month via GoRemit App only from PowerFlex Account (Also applicable to domestic Foreign Currency remittances).

  • ※Overseas Remittance by transfer to our designated collection account do not apply.
  • For details and eligibility requirements of the Step Up Program, please click here.

Q: How can I check my remittance history?

A: You can check your remittance history in the GoRemit app, as well as save/print in PDF format. An "Advice of Transfer" will also be sent by postal mail to your registered home address after making remittances.

Q: How much can I send via the GoRemit app?

A: The default remittance limit is 1,200,000 yen per remittance. If you wish to send more than this amount, you must apply to raise your remittance limit in the app. Applications to raise limits are subject to screening, which can take several business days to complete. If you plan to exceed your limit, please apply to raise your limit at your earliest convenience.
For details on how to apply and what documents are required, please click here.

Download From Here
Free

Please check the environments compatible with the GoRemit App and download from your smartphone.

iPhone Users
Download on the App Store
Android Users
Get It on Google Play

Have questions? Let us help.

Feel free to contact us about any questions or concerns you may have.

Call us at

0120-227-503

9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (Weekdays)

Important points on the GoRemit Overseas Remittance Service

  • In order to use the GoRemit Overseas Remittance Service (GoRemit), you need to apply in advance.

<Overseas Remittance by transfer to our designated collection account>

  • When making transfers to our designated collection account, funds received by 3:00 p.m. on business days will be remitted after converted from yen to the foreign currency using the GoRemit TTS (Telegraphic Transfer Selling) exchange rate for that day. If yen funds arrive after 3:00 p.m., they will be converted and remitted on the immediately following business day using the GoRemit TTS exchange rate for that (the following) day.
  • In cases when Yen is the denominated remittance currency, funds received by 3:00 p.m. will be processed on the immediately following business day. Funds received after 3:00 p.m. will be processed on the business day after the immediately following business day.
  • The remittance fee is JPY 2,000 per remittance and is not dependent on the amount you remit. For remittances in Japanese yen, an additional lifting fee of 0.1% of the remittance amount (minimum charge of JPY 1,500) will be charged in addition to the JPY 2,000. Domestic transfer fees are borne by the customer.

<Overseas Remittance from PowerFlex accounts (for individual customers)>

If you wish to make remittances with the GoRemit Overseas Remittance Service by withdrawing funds directly from your PowerFlex account, you will need to register your PowerFlex account with the GoRemit app separately in advance.

  1. Remittance from Yen Deposit accounts
    • When making a foreign currency remittance by withdrawing from your PowerFlex Yen Deposit account, remittance request instructions received before 3:00 p.m. on a business day will be remitted after converted from yen to the foreign currency using the GoRemit TTS exchange rate for that day. In cases when Yen is the denominated remittance currency, remittances will be processed on the immediately following business day. (Please note that foreign currency-denominated remittance request instructions cannot be sent after 3:00 p.m.. Yen-denominated remittance requests may be sent after 3:00 p.m., however funds will be remitted on the business day after the immediately following business day.)
    • The remittance fee is JPY 2,000 per remittance, and is not dependent on the amount you remit.
  2. Remittance from Foreign Currency Deposit accounts
    • When making a foreign currency remittance by withdrawing from your PowerFlex Foreign Currency Deposit account, remittance request instructions received by 3:00 p.m. on a business day will be remitted on the following business day. For remittance request instructions received after 3:00 p.m., we will remit 1 day after the following business day.
    • The remittance fee is JPY 4,000 per remittance, and is not dependent on the amount you remit.
    • Intermediary banks overseas may deduct fees. In addition, beneficiary banks in some countries may also levy charges.
    • Depending on the beneficiary country and bank, funds will typically arrive within 1-3 business days after we make the remittance, however screening processes and local banking practices on the beneficiary end may cause delays in some cases.

  • Intermediary banks overseas may deduct fees. In addition, beneficiary banks in some countries may also levy charges.
  • Depending on the beneficiary country and bank, funds will typically arrive within 1-3 business days after we make the remittance, however screening processes and local banking practices on the beneficiary end may cause delays in some cases.