Belize Dollar (BZD) Profile

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1/100, cent; symbol: ¢ or c
Coins freq used: 
BZ$1, BZ$2, 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢
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Banknotes freq used: 
BZ$2, BZ$5, BZ$10, BZ$20, BZ$50, BZ$100
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Central Bank of Belize (
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The Belize Dollar (BZD) is the official currency of Belize. It is the legal tender used for all transactions within the country.


The Belize Dollar has been the official currency of Belize since 1981, replacing the British Honduran Dollar when Belize gained independence from Britain.

Belize is a country located in Central America, known for its diverse ecosystems, including coral reefs, rainforests, and Mayan archaeological sites.

Coins and Banknotes:

The Belize Dollar is subdivided into 100 cents.


Coins currently in circulation are 1, 5, 10, 25, and 50 cents, as well as 1 and 5 dollars.


The most commonly used banknotes are 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 dollars.

Each banknote typically features important historical figures, landmarks, and symbols of Belize.