Euro banknotes

Information about euro banknotes including design, denominations, issuing authority and anti-counterfeiting.

Exchanging national cash

Citizens are able to exchange their old banknotes and coins free of charge at national central banks

Copyright and reproduction rules of euro coins and notes

Euro coins and banknotes are important symbols of European unity and commitment. For this reason there are clear rules on how and when their images...

Euro cash in transit

Regulation (EU) No 1214/2011 ensures that euro banknotes and coins can be easily and safely transported by road across national borders between Member States that have adopted the euro or are about to do so.

National central banks and mints in the European Union

A list of the national central bank and mints divided by country.