For the Cash Handling Industry

The Reserve Bank of Australia supports the cash handling industry (including banknote equipment manufacturers, financial institutions and other high volume cash handlers, such as retailers and hospitality venues) to ensure their machines, staff and customers can confidently accept and verify Australian banknotes.

Next Generation Banknotes in circulation


143 m 69 %


96 m 67 %


87 m 46 %


451 m 48 %


76 m 16 %

Data shows the number of Next Generation Banknotes in circulation (million pieces) as at end of March 2024. Percentages show Next Generation Banknotes as a proportion of the total number of banknotes of that denomination in circulation. Further details about banknote circulation is also available on the RBA website, in particular the A6 table.


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