Send money from Australia to Tanzania – fast!

mHITs Remit is the fastest, cheapest and easiest way to send money from Australia to Tanzania. Whether you are sending money to Tanzania for friends, family, charity social or religious reasons, or just to help out, you can trust mHITs Remit to transfer your money from Australia to Tanzania quickly, safely and reliably.

From Dar es Salaam to Mwanza and Arusha to Dodoma we have all of Tanzania covered

mHITs Remit will get money to anywhere in Tanzania. We transfer money instantly through Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa that means you can send money across the whole of Tanzania. Use it to pay bills, buy top-up or just cash out at one of thousands of Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa mobile number. It’s so simple! To receive money, the recipients must have an Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa agents.

Send to Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa Mobile Money accounts

The recipient does not need a bank account to receive money. Just use their Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa mobile number. It’s so simple! To receive money, the recipients must have an Airtel Money, Tigo Money, M-PESA or Ezy Pesa account.

How much can I send?

You can send between $50 and $500 at a time. Some limits apply. See FAQs for more details.

How to send money:

Sending money is really easy! We do everything by SMS. To send money, type an SMS text message with the following information:

Pay <mobile number> <amount>  <message>

Then send your SMS to the mHITs number: 0428 696 448 (0428 MY MHIT)

For an example of what to SMS see How It Works.

Network charges may apply for sending an sms from a mobile phone.

Note - the mobile number of the recipient must be in international format including the country code. The firstname, lastname and address are that of the person receiving the money (beneficiary) and must be included. See the example below for more details.

To watch a simple explanation video click here

iPhone app:

You can also use the free mHITs iPhone app to send money. Click here to download.

Things you should know:

  • mHITs works on all Australian mobile networks and on both pre-paid and account plans.
  • SMS message usage charges may apply for sending an SMS and check with your mobile network provider.
  • You will need to have an mHITs account before you can send money using mHITs.
    Registration is free. Click here to register.
  • In Tanzania the recipient will need to be registered with Ezy Pesa, Airtel money, M-PESA or Tigo Money

* The $5 fee is deducted from the total amount you are sending (the send amount) and then converted to the receiving currency at the published exchange rate. A cash-out fee may also apply if funds are withdrawn over-the counter. Check with the receiving m-wallet service for details.