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||A$ 0.50||A$ 2.48||A$ 4.96||A$ 49.59||A$ 495.86|
|Canada||C$ 0.47||C$ 2.34||C$ 4.69||C$ 46.86||C$ 468.62|
|Ireland||€ 0.33||€ 1.67||€ 3.34||€ 33.38||€ 333.80|
|New Zealand||NZ$ 0.55||NZ$ 2.75||NZ$ 5.51||NZ$ 55.08||NZ$ 550.85|
|South Africa||R 4.60||R 23.02||R 46.04||R 460.43||R 4,604.29|
|United Kingdom||£ 0.24||£ 1.19||£ 2.39||£ 23.90||£ 238.99|
|United States of America||US$ 0.37||US$ 1.84||US$ 3.68||US$ 36.81||US$ 368.07|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.
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