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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

Monetary Policy

About Monetary Policy

Information about the Reserve Bank's monetary policy framework and the effect of that policy on the Vanuatu economy.

Monetary Policy Framework

Information covering the conduction of monetary policy which requires an operational framework.

Interest Rate Decisions

Information about the Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Interest Rate Decisions

Statement on Monetary Policy

The Statement on Monetary Policy sets out the Bank's assessment of current economic conditions, both domestic and international, along with the outlook for Vanuatu's inflation and output growth. A number of boxes on topics of special interest are also published. The Statement is issued two(2) times a year.

Monetary Policy Implementation

Information on the functions of monetary policy implementation.

Relationship between the Reserve Bank and the Vanuatu Government

Information on the functions of the Bank in relation to providing advisory to the Ministry of Finance and Economic management.

Monetary Policy Instruments

In conducting Monetary Policy, the Reserve Bank has certain instruments at its disposal.

The Transmission of Monetary Policy to the Economy

Information on the direct transmission of monetary policy.