Belizean Currency

Going to Belize and needs to know the name of the Belizean money unit or just want to know what is the exchange rate for $1000 US dollars in Belizean currency?

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local money used in Belize, currency symbol, notes and more.


Belizean Currency Exchange Rate Today

Belize Money

  • The official money used in Belize is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the Belizean money is BZ$.

  • The Belizean currency code is BZD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The Belizean currency notes are made up of $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. Belizean Cent Coins go from 1, 5, 10, 25, 50 cents, $1.

What is the best currency to use in Belize? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to Belizean money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in Belize. US dollars and other major currencies like British Pound or Swiss Franc are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in Belize? Popular credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are widely accepted within Belize (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to US Dollars?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most cases minute by minute.

It’s wise to check out the today's money exchange rate for US Dollar to Belizean Dollar before buying the Dollar you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to British Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days by the minute.

Therefore it's wise to check the current money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to Belizean Dollar before buying the Dollar you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.