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Polish złoty - Currency

The złoty is the official currency and legal tender of Poland. It is subdivided into 100 grosz. The widely recognised English form of the currency name is the Polish zloty.łoty

Polish Zloty


Poland - zloty

1 zloty = 100 piasters

International designation: PLN, domestic - Zl

Denomination banknotes in circulation: 1, 2, 5, 10, 50 pennies, 1, 2 and 5 zlotys

Value of coins in circulation are 10, 20, 50, 100 and 200 zlotys


Modern currency is interesting, and most importantly very stable history.

It's worth noting that in our time there is a currency that has the stability and popularity.

It all started practically as well as usual, namely in the country for a long time there were only coin of its own production, as well as foreign currency.

As for coins, they were the basis for the currency of the country, that is, with the help of coins sold and purchased goods.

Since Poland was quite a developed country, it was decided to print the bills in the country, that is, in this country and made national and common currency.

All efforts are exerted for the establishment of the currency is not been in vain, the currency has turned out quite original and interesting, also worth considering that the system security features although it was far from ideal, but still hardly any who have not ventured to engage in counterfeiting money, because the laws countries have been too hard on this.

Thus, we can safely say that the currency in its first form has acquired a rather interesting and stable form, in and outside the currency is not only revered, but also used.

Although quite recently, after the independence of the currency has undergone some changes, though not from this was worse.


Currency, as mentioned before, very interesting, it has acquired a new look, but it has not become any less from this worse, as it adds several new security features, in addition, used some new shades that make bills more vivid.

Currency has on the obverse the politician, but on the other side is an artistic image of attractions and cultural values.

Variety of colors and designs, making the currency even more interesting, but still worth a lot of attention paid to security, which is designed simply unique. Currency has incorporated many security features that complement each other, and thus make a very safe currency.


It should say that a lot of tourists come annually to the country on vacation, so tourism is developing rapidly.

Currency can be exchanged at special exchange offices ("Kantor wymiany walut" or "Kantor"), there is no rake. Exchange offices in banks are rare and the course they are usually less profitable, the exchange with the hands is prohibited. Circulation of foreign currency in the country officially banned.