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Democratic Republic Of The Congo Currency

Money

The official currency is the Congolese Franc (CDF). Credit cards and traveller cheques have very limited use, and usually only in Kinshasa. It is best to take US dollars in hard currency. Banks are closed on weekends and credit cards cannot be used to obtain cash advances. The Congolese economy is highly unstable, therefore currency denominations and exchange rates can change at short notice.


Currency Exchange Rates


Democratic Republic of the Congo CDF 100 CDF 1,000 CDF 10,000 CDF 100,000 CDF 1,000,000
Australia A$ 0.13 A$ 1.31 A$ 13.14 A$ 131.39 A$ 1,313.94
Canada C$ 0.13 C$ 1.28 C$ 12.75 C$ 127.54 C$ 1,275.43
Ireland € 0.09 € 0.90 € 9.01 € 90.11 € 901.06
New Zealand NZ$ 0.14 NZ$ 1.37 NZ$ 13.72 NZ$ 137.19 NZ$ 1,371.91
South Africa R 1.23 R 12.25 R 122.51 R 1,225.10 R 12,250.96
United Kingdom £ 0.07 £ 0.70 £ 7.01 £ 70.06 £ 700.64
United States of America US$ 0.11 US$ 1.06 US$ 10.64 US$ 106.38 US$ 1,063.83

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

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