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Welcome to the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu's website. We are pleased to present to you the Bank’s website. With the website, the Bank aims to...

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Coin Collection
Legal tender Vatu coins in circulation
Stone Money
Traditional money used in custom ceremonial occasions
10,000VT Specimen
New Family of Vatu notes
Basket Kumala
A typical local commodity
Conch Shell
Traditional money used in custom ceremonial occasions

Vision and Mission Statements


Providing the conditions for Vanuatu to build a strong economy by ensuring confidence and stability in our financial system.



• Establish appropriate monetary conditions for price stability

• Establish financial conditions and adopt policies that will ensure an adequate level of foreign exchange reserves to meet external obligations

• Provide proactive and sound advice to Government

• Develop an internationally reputable financial system

• Inspire public confidence in the Reserve Bank

• Meet the currency needs of the public

• Disseminate timely and quality information

• Recruit, develop and retain a professional team dedicated to the pursuit of quality practices

• Ensure sound banking practices so as to provide the protection of depositors


• Honesty, fairness and integrity

• Dedication – getting the job done on time and to the highest standard

• Respect and loyalty – for our colleagues

• Proactive – in addressing our customer needs

• Excellence – in what we do