The Central African CFA franc (CDF) is the official currency of the Republic of the Congo (along with five other central African countries). It is divided into 100 smaller units called centime. The Congo is primarily a cash economy. A few hotels in Brazzaville and Pointe Noire now accept major credit cards but cash is usually the main method of payment in the country. There are a handful of ATMs in Brazzaville that accept foreign cards, and a few in Pointe Noire. It is possible to exchange foreign currency at the larger banks.
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.