Compare New Zealand dollar exchange rates

You could get a better rate on your New Zealand dollars when you compare the exchange rates on offer. Used in both New Zealand and the Cook Islands the currency is essential for visitors.

Actual rates may differ due to the fluctuating nature of currency exchange. For the latest rate please check with the provider.

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How to compare New Zealand dollar exchange rates


Compare rates

Use our exchange rates table to find one that offers all the features you need from leading bank providers.


Select the rates you want

Click 'view deal' and fill out the form on the provider's website with your details and the amount that you want to exchange.


Order online or collect

Once you have found the best exchange rates for you. Order online or collect from the branches directly.

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Looking for New Zealand dollars? Getting the best deal is easy

Follow these three simple steps when you buy your New Zealand dollars:

  • Find the highest rate by comparing as many companies as possible: our New Zealand dollar table updates rates every 10 minutes.

  • Check for any delivery costs: they can mean you pay more, even if you find a higher rate.

  • Choose a company that lets you order the amount of New Zealand dollar you want: some even offer better rates for higher orders.

You can usually find better New Zealand dollar exchange rates online compared to shopping on the high street or buying at the airport.

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What is the New Zealand dollar?

It is the official currency of New Zealand and is made up of 100 cents.

The currency symbol for the New Zealand dollar is $, or NZ$ when shown next to other dollar currencies, such as the Australian dollar.

You can also use the New Zealand dollar in the following countries:

  • Cook Islands; alongside the Cook Islands dollar

  • Niue

  • Pitcairn Islands

  • Ross Dependency

  • Tokelau

What coins and notes can you get?

  • Cent coins: 10, 20 and 50

  • Dollar coins: 1 and 2

  • Dollar notes: 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100

When you order New Zealand dollars online you will only get notes delivered, not coins.

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