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International money transfers to the UK

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Make fast international money transfers to the UK at fantastic rates. When using our standard service, your funds will clear within three working days. Should the need arise, you can use our speed transfer service, which will get your funds to their destination in one working day.

We make transfers into and out of the UK easy


Why thousands of people use our forex service each year


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International money transfers specialists with offices in London

For over 20 years, we have been helping UK citizens and non-citizens transfer money into the UK. Our experienced team in our London office is always on hand to help ensure you get the best deal when you’re converting your money into Pounds.

Registered and regulated

We are licensed and registered with all the relevant regulatory institutions. 1st Contact Forex is registered with HM Revenue & Customs in the UK as a Money Services Business (MSB registration number 12148630) and we also hold an MLR number (12585156).

We're registered and authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (previously known as the Financial Services Authority or FSA) as an Authorised Payment Institution (authorisation number 517570).

We're also licenced for Australia and South Africa. In South Africa, we have an FSB licence (FSP licence number 41900). Our Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL number 335126) was issued by ASIC.

In Hong Kong we trade through our sister company, Sable FX (Hong Kong) Limited, which is incorporated in Hong Kong under the Companies Ordinance (registration number 2207355).

We fulfil all of the capital and liquidity requirements set out by prudential regulation. We also stand under the financial controls and KYC (Know Your Customer) policies and procedures of our corporate bankers and regulatory institutions.

All our client funds are held in designated client money bank accounts with our corporate bankers.


South Africa

Cape Town
Regent Square
Doncaster Road
Kenilworth 7708
t: +27 (0) 21 657 2120

201 The Annex
Ridgeside Office Park
t: +27 (0) 31 536 8843

United Kingdom

Castlewood House
77/91 New Oxford Street
t: +44 (0) 20 7759 7514

5-7 Selsdon Road
South Croydon
t: +44 (0) 20 7759 7581


9 Yarra Street
South Yarra
VIC 3141
t: +613 (0) 86 514 500

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