Dominica Currency


The official currency of Dominica is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD), which is fixed to the US Dollar. US Dollars, the Euro and the British Pound are also commonly accepted on the island, but change is usually given in EC Dollars. Money can be exchanged at major hotels and banks. Banks open from 8am to 2pm Monday to Thursday, and 8am to 4pm on Friday. Major credit cards are accepted by most businesses, except small vendors. There are several ATMs attached to banks in the capital, Roseau, which dispense EC Dollars.

Currency Exchange Rates

Dominica XCD 1 XCD 5 XCD 10 XCD 100 XCD 1,000
Australia AUD 0.48 AUD 2.41 AUD 4.82 AUD 48.20 AUD 481.98
Canada CAD 0.47 CAD 2.37 CAD 4.75 CAD 47.46 CAD 474.62
Ireland EUR 0.33 EUR 1.65 EUR 3.29 EUR 32.92 EUR 329.20
New Zealand NZD 0.50 NZD 2.50 NZD 5.01 NZD 50.08 NZD 500.83
South Africa ZAR 5.24 ZAR 26.20 ZAR 52.40 ZAR 523.99 ZAR 5,239.91
United Kingdom GBP 0.28 GBP 1.38 GBP 2.76 GBP 27.56 GBP 275.61
United States of America USD 0.37 USD 1.84 USD 3.68 USD 36.81 USD 368.07

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

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