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St Helena Currency

Money

The official currency is the Saint Helena Pound (SHP), which is divided into 100 pence. It is on a par with the Pound Sterling, but has its own banknotes and coins, which are not accepted in UK banks. Pounds Sterling are however accepted on the island. There are no international banks on the island, but some places accept credit cards. The Bank of St Helena changes travellers cheques and major currencies. The bank is closed on Sundays.


Currency Exchange Rates


AUD 1 AUD 5 AUD 10 AUD 100 AUD 1,000
Australia AUD 1.00 AUD 5.00 AUD 10.00 AUD 100.00 AUD 1,000.00
Canada CAD 0.99 CAD 4.94 CAD 9.89 CAD 98.86 CAD 988.62
Ireland EUR 0.64 EUR 3.21 EUR 6.43 EUR 64.27 EUR 642.73
New Zealand NZD 1.07 NZD 5.33 NZD 10.67 NZD 106.67 NZD 1,066.72
South Africa ZAR 11.71 ZAR 58.53 ZAR 117.07 ZAR 1,170.67 ZAR 11,706.66
United Kingdom GBP 0.48 GBP 2.41 GBP 4.82 GBP 48.19 GBP 481.92
United States of America USD 0.70 USD 3.49 USD 6.98 USD 69.79 USD 697.93

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

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