Welcome to the Central Bank of Samoa

The Central Bank of Samoa is the nation's reserve bank and, as such, it acts as a bank to the Government and the commercial banks.

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Unlicensed Foreign Exchange Dealers

The Central Bank of Samoa (“CBS”) has noted that there are various retail shops and businesses operating foreign currency exchanges without licenses.  Some of these businesses have openly displayed their foreign exchange rates at their business premises on a daily basis.  We wish to remind these businesses that these unfortunate practices are in breach of our Exchange Control Regulations 1999.

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