cross-border funds transfers

Demand Drafts

Make overseas payments in over 20 currencies

Demand Drafts

Make overseas payments in over 20 currencies

At a Glance
A demand draft is ideal for non-urgent overseas payment


Make a deposit. Once cleared, we’ll issue the draft instantly



We don’t need your beneficiary’s bank account details

Features & Benefits
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More convenience as you don’t need your beneficiary’s account details

choice of money

Over 20 currencies to choose from

How to Apply

Apply for Demand Draft via DBS IDEAL.

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What do I need to get a demand draft?

We’ will need the following details:

  • Beneficiary’s name and address
  • Currency and location
  • Address (if you need us to mail the demand draft directly
When will the amount be deducted from my account?

The amount will be deducted once we issue the demand draft.

What is the validity period of the demand draft?

Demand drafts are typically valid for 6 months. It could even be shorter in some countries.