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New Zealand Dollar (NZD)

The New Zealand Dollar is the primary currency of New Zealand. This currency is used by an estimated 4,885,500 people. Based on our estimate, New Zealand Dollar is the #101 most popular currency is the world.

The currency code for the New Zealand Dollar is "NZD". The ISO 4217 number for this currency is 554. The currency symbol for the Dollar is "$".

New Zealand Dollar conversion rates, useful facts, and holiday schedule can be found below.

NZD Currency Demographics

The primary country using the New Zealand Dollar is New Zealand. The New Zealand Dollar is also used in Cook Islands, Niue and Tokelau.

There are approximately 4,885,500 people around the world who use the New Zealand Dollar. The New Zealand Dollar is the #101 most used widely currency is the world.

4,885,500 user population
Ranked #101 in the world

NZD Exchange Rates

1 New Zealand Dollar equals:

Australian Dollar


Inverse: $1.041


Inverse: $1.73
British Pound


Inverse: $2.054
Indian Rupee


Inverse: $0.022
Japanese Yen


Inverse: $0.014
US Dollar


Inverse: $1.59

† Rates last updated at 36 minutes ago

‡ Rates are the interbank rate and are only available on large transactions

NZD Currency Facts

NZD Details

ISO 4217 CodeNZD
ISO 4217 Number554
Unit NameDollar
Currency NicknamesN.a.

NZD Denominations

Minor Unit NameCent
Minor Unit Symbol c
Minor Units2
Frequently Used banknotes$5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Rarely Used BanknotesN.a.
Frequently Used Coins$1, $2, 10c, 20c, 50c
Rarely Used CoinsN.a.

NZD Issuance

Central BankReserve Bank of New Zealand
Central Bank Website

World Bank Statistics

Estimated User Population4,885,500 people
Population Rank#101
NZD Inflation Rate1.60%
Inflation Rank#85

† Population and Inflation rate as based on data from the World Bank.

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2020 NZD Currency Holidays

Based on holidays observed by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand. On these dates banks and payment systems may be closed. Settlement in New Zealand Dollar may also be closed on these dates.

New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed
New Year's Obs. January 2, 2020 Closed
Wellington Ann. January 20, 2020 Closed
Auckland Ann. January 27, 2020 Closed
Waitangi Day February 6, 2020 Closed
Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed
Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed
ANZAC Day April 27, 2020 Closed
Queen's Birthday June 1, 2020 Closed
Labour Day October 26, 2020 Closed
Christmas Day December 25, 2020 Closed
Boxing Day December 28, 2020 Closed