Cook Islands Currency


The currency of the Cook Islands is the New Zealand Dollar (NZD). Foreign currency exchange is available at the airport and two banks in Avarua, ATMs are also available in Avarua and are slowly becoming more widespread. American Express, Visa and MasterCard are accepted at restaurants and hotels in the main towns, and major foreign currencies can be exchanged at larger shops and hotels. Banks are open Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm.

Currency Exchange Rates

Cook Islands NZD 1 NZD 5 NZD 10 NZD 100 NZD 1,000
Australia AUD 0.94 AUD 4.69 AUD 9.37 AUD 93.75 AUD 937.45
Canada CAD 0.93 CAD 4.63 CAD 9.27 CAD 92.68 CAD 926.79
Ireland EUR 0.60 EUR 3.01 EUR 6.03 EUR 60.25 EUR 602.53
New Zealand NZD 1.00 NZD 5.00 NZD 10.00 NZD 100.00 NZD 1,000.00
South Africa ZAR 10.97 ZAR 54.87 ZAR 109.74 ZAR 1,097.44 ZAR 10,974.42
United Kingdom GBP 0.45 GBP 2.26 GBP 4.52 GBP 45.18 GBP 451.78
United States of America USD 0.65 USD 3.27 USD 6.54 USD 65.43 USD 654.28

Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.

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