New Zealand’s unit of currency is the New Zealand dollar (NZ$).
Coins have values of 10, 20 and 50 cents, $1 and $2; notes have the values of $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100.

Foreign currency can easily be exchanged at banks, some hotels and bureau de change kiosks, which are found at international airports and most city centres. All major credit cards can be used in New Zealand. Travellers Cheques are accepted at hotels, banks and some stores.