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Rates Effective From: Monday, 17 June

CurrencyBank NotesInternational Payments
Sell RateBuy RateRemittance Rate
ZAR - South Africa21.815725.206622.5120
ZAR is exchanged with a 2% Commission Charge
USD - United States of America1.20641.35231.2383
EURO - European Union1.14451.22291.1622
GBP - Great BritainGBP is exchanged with a 2% Commission Charge

Rates Effective From: Monday, 24 June

CurrencyBank NotesInternational Payments
Sell RateBuy RateRemittance Rate
ZAR - South Africa21.263224.568321.9418
ZAR is exchanged with a 2% Commission Charge
USD - United States of America1.19551.34021.2271
EURO - European Union1.14371.22191.1614
GBP - Great BritainGBP is exchanged with a 2% Commission Charge

Exchanging Foreign Money into Local Money

Bank of St Helena is able to change, for St Helena Pounds, bank notes into the following world currencies:

NotesCoinsCheques
GBP UK Pound Sterling
EUR European Union Euro
ZAR South African Rand
USD United States Dollars

(Bank of St Helena Ltd does not accept the €500 bank note)

 

Changing Local Money into Foreign Money

Subject to availability, the bank is able to convert St Helena Pound to cash in the above currencies. 

 

About Local Currency

The currency in St Helena and Ascension is the Saint Helena Pound (ISO code ‘SHP’) which is linked at parity to the Great British Pound (Sterling, ISO code ‘GBP’). See the Bank’s Visitor Brochure for further information.

 

 

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