Bureaux de Change

A bureaux de change is an establishment dedicated only to the exchange of currency. It does not provide other services of a financial nature. Bureaux de Change are licensed by the Central Bank to buy and sell foreign currency notes, coins and travellers’ cheques in exchange for notes and coins of another currency.

The following is a list of bureaux de change operators licensed in Trinidad and Tobago at present:

  • Eastern Credit Union
  • Global Exchange Trinidad & Tobago Limited
  • Grace Kennedy (Trinidad & Tobago) Limited
  • Millenium Finance and Leasing
  • Unit Trust Corporation

You can download here the Terms and Conditions of Operations for Bureaux de Change.

You can also download a copy of the Exchange Control Act Chap 79:50 here.