Saint Helena Pound (SHP)
The currency in Ascension is the Saint Helena Pound and the notes and coins are similar in domination and appearance to those in the UK.
Foreign currency can be exchanged at the Government Cash Office which is closed at weekends.
There are no ATMs on Ascension Island.
Credit cards are accepted at the local hotel and by Cable & Wireless but otherwise they are generally not accepted.
Sterling bank notes are accepted but coins may not be.
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