Every Hungarian and foreign citizen over the age of 18, and every business organization which have been registered in Hungary.

You may purchase foreign currency on behalf of any person. In the case of purchases over exceeding HUF 500,000, the customer’s data shall be recorded, and a statement shall be made on the actual owner of the money. It is important to note that the limit of HUF 500,000 is specified for a day, therefore if you purchase foreign currency several times on the same day the aggregate value of which amounts up to HUF 500,000, the cashier will also record the customer’s data.

The foreign exchange services of Exclusive Change are available in 28 foreign currencies, including:

  • Australian Dollar
  • Bosnian Mark
  • Bulgarian Lev
  • Canadian Dollar
  • Swiss Franc
  • Chinese Yuan
  • Czech Koruna
  • Danish Krone
  • Euro
  • British Pound
  • Hungarian Forint
  • Croatian Kuna
  • Israeli Shekel
  • Japanese Yen
  • Norwegian Krone
  • Polish zloty
  • Romanian Lei
  • Serbian Dina
  • Russian Rouble
  • Swedish Krona
  • Thai baht
  • Turkish Lira
  • Ukrainian Hryvnia
  • American Dollar
  • Brazilian Real
  • Emirati Dirham
  • Mexican Peso
  • Malaysian Ringgit
  • New Zealand Dollar

For more information on individual foreign currencies, please click here.

In Hungary there is no limited amount set forth by law. However, in order to purchase foreign currency in an amount exceeding EUR 50,000, you are recommended to use our pre-order service.

For Hungarian citizens:

  • Hungarian personal identity card (card or older booklet format) and official card certifying your address (address card)
  • Hungarian driving licence and official card certifying your address (address card)
  • Hungarian passport and official card certifying your address (address card)

For foreign citizens:

  • passport
  • personal identity card issued by the Hungarian authorities for foreign citizens or residence card

For EU and EEA citizens:

  • passport
  • personal identity card

In addition to the personal documents specified in the previous point, for the first foreign exchange you will also need to present a document (eg. Certificate of Incorporation) issued no more than 30 days before. It is a very important condition that the owners of the company shall include one natural person at least! If there is no such person, the data of one of the executive officers of the company will be recorded. If the respective representative of the business organization has not taken such a document with him/her but has already presented it in another office before, we will perform screening within the company, and retrieve the required data.

In the offices of Exclusive Change only bank notes may be exchanged, with the exception of Hungarian coins and one and two-euro coins.