You can now order your foreign cash online

You can order, pay and select the Kiwibank branch you'd like to collect your order from, through Travelex's online order form. You just need to make sure you collect your cash prior to travel.

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Get your foreign cash on the spot

You can get the currencies below on the spot at selected Kiwibank branches.

  • Australian Dollars

  • British Pounds

  • Euros

  • US Dollars

Order foreign cash at your local Kiwibank for collection the next day

You can order many different currencies for collection the next day at any Kiwibank.

If you order your foreign cash before 3pm Monday to Friday, we’ll have it ready for you to pick up the next business day (remote areas may take up to two business days). If you order after 3pm, it’ll take two business days (remote areas may take three business days).

When buying foreign currency from us, please note that there’s a NZD10 fee per transaction.

Check out the full list of currencies available.

Convert your foreign cash to New Zealand Dollars

If you have foreign cash, visit your local Kiwibank and we’ll convert it to New Zealand Dollars for free.

Foreign currency rates

You can pay for your currency orders with cash and EFTPOS only. There’s a NZ$2,500 daily limit for EFTPOS transactions, and a minimum order value of NZ$50. The maximum daily limit per person is NZ$5000.

If you’re purchasing $1,000 or more of foreign cash, we’ll need to see some ID. You’ll need to bring either:

- your passport; or

- your driver licence and a credit or ATM/EFTPOS card from another bank, with your name and signature on it.

Don’t have these? Find out what else you can bring.

There are no fees for converting foreign cash to New Zealand Dollars.

When Kiwibank converts foreign currency into New Zealand Dollars, or converts New Zealand Dollars into foreign currency, Kiwibank makes money on the foreign currency conversion rates.