Get ready for your trip to Fiji. Order your Fijian Dollars at Manor FX today. Our great exchange rates mean you'll have more FJD cash to spend. Have your Fijian Dollar banknotes delivered securely to your home or office, or pick them up from the Manor FX bureau near Heathrow.
Manor FX offers fast delivery times and a fuss-free online ordering process for your Fijian dollar travel money.
Travel advise: payments in Fiji
Jet off well-informed to Fiji. Here are some handy facts about cash and card payments in Fiji.
Yes. Most merchants in Fiji are able to accept payments by international debit/credit cards. However they will charge you a fee of around 3% extra on top of your bill.
If you are going to pay by card in Fiji: Be aware of currency conversion fees: British banks may charge heavily for international card payments made in Oceania. In addition, your bank's FJD to GBP exchange rate may not be so good. This is how banks make money. Before using your bank card for payments in Fiji, it's certainly a good idea to contact your bank. This will avoid your card becoming blocked due to international transactions that your bank may find suspicious.
Locals in Fiji prefer cash payments to card payments. Fijian vendors will charge extra for card payments to cover their card processing fees. You can avoid these fees by paying in cash.
Expect to pay around $6 to $7.50 FJD for a coffee in a cafe. For a three-course meal in a mid-range restaurant the bill will be around $35 to $50 FJD per person.
The cost of living in Fiji is around 26% lower than the cost of living in the UK.
Tipping is not a common practice in Fiji.
Banknotes in Fiji
In 2012 Fiji introduced a new series of banknotes featuring animals. These replaced the older series of banknotes with the portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
The current set of banknotes circulating in Fiji consists of $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100 FJD, as well as commemorative banknotes of $7 FJD.
Coins in Fiji
Fijian coins range from 5c to $2.
Fiji's currency import and export regulations
Travelers should make a declaration if they import or export $10,000 FJD or more in cash, local or foreign currencies.
Ordering Fijian Dollars online
Order Fijian Dollars online and have them delivered fast and securely to your home or office, with Royal Mail Special Delivery Guaranteed®. Or pick them up from our travel money shop near Heathrow. Click here to buy Fijian Dollars online.
Selling back Fijian Dollars
If you have Fijian Dollars to sell, follow this link to exchange Fijian Dollars to Pounds, click on 'sell currency' and select 'FJD Fijian Dollar'. We'll pay good rates for your leftover Fijian Dollars.