Ascension Island Currency
The currency in use on Ascension Island is the Saint Helena Pound, which is fixed to the British Pound Sterling. This is divided into 100 pence. Saint Helena banknotes are accepted on Ascension Island and Saint Helena only. They cannot be exchanged in UK banks. Notes and coins are the same as in Great Britain apart from the design. British money is accepted all over the island and the US dollar is accepted occasionally, notably at Cat Hill (US Base).
Currency Exchange Rates
|AUD 1||AUD 5||AUD 10||AUD 100||AUD 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 1.00||AUD 5.00||AUD 10.00||AUD 100.00||AUD 1,000.00|
|Canada||CAD 0.95||CAD 4.73||CAD 9.47||CAD 94.70||CAD 946.97|
|Ireland||EUR 0.63||EUR 3.14||EUR 6.28||EUR 62.83||EUR 628.31|
|New Zealand||NZD 1.06||NZD 5.32||NZD 10.63||NZD 106.34||NZD 1,063.44|
|South Africa||ZAR 10.10||ZAR 50.52||ZAR 101.05||ZAR 1,010.49||ZAR 10,104.93|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.54||GBP 2.72||GBP 5.44||GBP 54.39||GBP 543.92|
|United States of America||USD 0.70||USD 3.52||USD 7.03||USD 70.33||USD 703.28|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.