UnionPay services since May, 2011
Local service hotline N/AUnionPay cards are accepted for cash withdrawal at ATMs of Standard Chartered Bank and Société Générale in Comoros.
Comoros – Country of SpiceLocated in the west of the Indian Ocean, Comoros is also known as the “Country of Moon” and “Country of Spice”, and composed of Grande Comore, Anjouan Island, Moheli Island and Mayotte Island, “Four Pearls on the Western Indian Ocean”. Comoros features abundant tourism resources, beautiful island scenery, fascinating Islamic culture, and well-known tourism attractions as Mount Karthala on Grande Comore and capital Moroni. Why not take your UnionPay cards (card number starting with 62) to visit Comoros.
Cash withdrawalIn Comoros, UnionPay cards can be accepted at all ATMs of Standard Chartered Bank and Société Générale for cash withdrawal and balance inquiry. UnionPay chip cards are only accepted at some ATMs.
Please refer to the latest government policy on overseas cash withdrawal via UnionPay cards at "Help Center-Card-using Instructions-Refined Card-using Tips". Daily cash withdrawal limit from respective issuers and/or ATM may apply. Please consult your issuer on the possible cap on the amount. You may split your withdrawals into several times which comply with the limit(s).
ATM commission fee consists of two separate fees:
(1) Service fee charged by the issuer: please consult your issuer for details.
(2) Service fee charged by the ATM acquirer in Comoros: some ATMs will charge commission fee, which is charged by the local banks in Comoros and which has nothing to do with UnionPay or the issuer.
Cash withdrawal via debit card results in a lower commission fee.
Select PINs that cannot be easily guessed by anyone.
Never disclose your PIN to anyone who claims to represent the bank or the police.
Be alert to your surroundings before conducting any banking transactions.
Keep a close eye on your credit card during transaction to avoid any illegal activities.
If your UnionPay card has been stolen/lost, please inform the issuer immediately.