Foreign currency & exchange rates

To order foreign cash, drafts and wire transfers, please visit a branch. If you require more information regarding foreign cash/draft and wire transfers, please contact the member service centre at 604-877-7000 or toll free at 1-888-Vancity (826-2489).

The following rates are for cash (paper currency notes). Please note, you will receive a more favourable exchange rate for transactions involving cheques, drafts and wire transfers. This is because non-cash transactions incur lower shipping and processing costs than those involving paper currency notes.

Member Buys: is the rate for members to buy currency and pay in Canadian dollars.
Member Sells: is the rate for members to sell currency and receive Canadian dollars.

FX Most Popular Currencies (Rates effective 2020-06-03) Member Buys Member Sells
United States (Dollar) 1.378000 1.328000
Euro (Euro) 1.578780 1.453570
United Kingdom (Pound) 1.764410 1.639200
Australia (Dollar) 0.975740 0.905830
Japan (Yen) 0.013760 0.012140
Other Foreign Exchange Currencies (Rates effective 2020-06-03) Member Buys Member Sells
Argentine (Peso) 0.023370 0.015860
Australia (Dollar) 0.975740 0.905830
Barbados (Dollar) 0.726050 0.608240
Belize (Dollar) 0.775710 0.578800
Brazil (Real) 0.309530 0.231320
Cayman Islands (Dollar) 1.742440 1.464420
Chile (Peso) 0.001950 0.001630
China (Yuan) 0.203140 0.175830
Colombia (Peso) 0.000430 0.000340
Costa Rica (Colon) 0.002600 0.002270
Czech (Koruna) 0.061720 0.053380
Denmark (Krone) 0.211600 0.197400
Dominican Republic (Peso) 0.026370 0.022520
East Caribbean (Dollar) 0.536970 0.462960
Egypt (Pound) 0.093550 0.077240
Euro (Euro) 1.578780 1.453570
Fiji (Dollar) 0.705440 0.601030
Guatemala (Quetzal) 0.190960 0.166650
Honduras (Lempira) 0.060930 0.046510
Hong Kong (Dollar) 0.181480 0.168270
Hungary (Forint) 0.004840 0.004010
Iceland (Krona) 0.011160 0.009450
India (Rupee) 0.019500 0.016840
Indonesia (Rupiah) 0.000120 0.000080
Israel (New Shekel) 0.425280 0.367770
Jamaica (Dollar) 0.011690 0.008570
Japan (Yen) 0.013760 0.012140
Jordan (Dinar) 2.066512 1.772541
Kenya (Shilling) 0.013840 0.011440
Korea (Won) 0.001210 0.001060
Malaysia (Ringgit) 0.345950 0.307740
Mexico (Peso) 0.067020 0.060760
Morocco (Dirham) 0.157740 0.130920
New Zealand (Dollar) 0.909510 0.841000
Norway (Kroner) 0.149410 0.137700
Oman (Rial) 3.858900 3.229390
Pakistan (Rupee) 0.009040 0.005090
Peru (Nuevo Sol) 0.438000 0.374390
Philippines (Peso) 0.029330 0.026290
Poland (Zloty) 0.377470 0.327850
Qatar (Riyal) 0.409180 0.312310
Saudi Arabia (Riyal) 0.385770 0.318460
Singapore (Dollar) 1.015530 0.924620
South Africa (Rand) 0.086340 0.075060
Sweden (Krone) 0.151560 0.138950
Switzerland (Franc) 1.448520 1.363610
Taiwan (Dollar) 0.049190 0.043930
Thailand (Baht) 0.046540 0.041430
Trinidad and Tobago (Dollar) 0.220000 0.156670
Turkey (New Lira) 0.227610 0.186300
United Arab Emirates (Dirham) 0.394450 0.330740
United Kingdom (Pound) 1.764410 1.639200
United States (Dollar) 1.378000 1.328000

All rates are for informational purposes and are subject to change throughout the day without notice. Rates are not guaranteed until time of booking.

For information on service charges, please see the Service Charge Bulletin.

 
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