Exchange your banknotes or traveller cheques for rand. You can also take advantage of our convenient MoneyWallet, which is a prepaid MasterCard that you can use to make payments and withdraw cash at any ATM in South Africa.
What you need to provide us when exchanging currency
You will need to present your passport as a form of identification to exchange travellers cheques or banknotes, or to get your Rand MoneyWallet.
We accept notes in the following currencies:
Exchanging travellers cheques
We are an agent for American Express Travellers Cheques and also accept other travellers cheques, such those of Thomas Cook and Visa.
When travelling you may be concerned about your money being lost or stolen and therefore being stranded in a foreign country. We understand this and have come up with a solution. Instead of carrying a lot of cash, why not load most of the money you receive from exchanging foreign currency onto a MoneyWallet card?
MoneyWallet is a prepaid MasterCard card loaded in rand (ZAR) that can only be used at an ATM or as a payment card in South Africa and is a safe alternative to carrying cash. Click here to find out more about MoneyWallet