The Low Down on Fijian Currency
Reserve Bank of Fiji
FJ$ or $ (dollar)
|Currency sub unit:|
$5, $10, $20, $50, $100
5¢, 10¢, 20¢, 50¢, $1, $2
The official currency of Fiji is the Fijian dollar and is abbreviated as FJD. This has been the official currency of Fiji since 1969, but was also the official currency between 1867 and 1873. In the 96 years between 1873 and 1969, the official currency was Fijian pounds.
The Fijian dollar is divided into 100 cents; with the most commonly-used bills being 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 notes.
To differentiate the Fijian dollar from other dollar currencies, Fijian currency symbol is normally abbreviated to FJ$.
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- 1. Click the ‘Buy FJD Now’ button below
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- 3. Pay online
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- When was the introduction of the FJD $100 bill?
The one hundred Fijian dollar bill was introduced in 2003.
- Can US dollars be used in Fiji?
US dollars are accepted in Fiji at certain places of business. You can also exchange USD to FJD when you arrive in Fiji.
- What currency should I take if visiting the smaller Fijian islands?
Having some Fijian dollars in cash currency is recommended as not all places may accept cards or exchange foreign currencies into FJD.
*Rates are subject to change throughout the day. In-store rates vary compared to online.
**The figures provided are indicative only and are there to provide an idea of the amount of travel money you may need during your trip.
^^Based on mid-market and Travelex Online AUD to FX exchange rates as of the date of the relevant social media post and/or email communication. Rates are subject to change throughout the day. Any rates and savings are quoted as a guide only.
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