Government of Gibraltar
July 8, 2010
New currency notes have been issued by the Gibraltar Government. There will be a £100 note for the first time.
The announcement was made July 8, 2010 by the chief minister of Gibraltar.
There are five currency notes in the series - £5, £10, £20, £50 and £100 note.
The currency notes will be released into circulation in two phases. The £10 and £50 notes were released today and the £5, £20 and £100 notes will follow in early 2011.
The front of each banknote shows the image of Queen Elizabeth II and coat of arms.
The reverse of each of the banknotes carries a vignette which shows an aspect of Gibraltar through the ages.