02a – Currency definition

Banking Act 1959 S39(8)

Part III—Foreign exchange, foreign investment etc.

39 Power to make regulations

(1) Where the Governor-General considers it expedient to do so for purposes related to:

(a) foreign exchange or the foreign exchange resources of Australia;

(8) In this section:

Australian currency includes notes, coins, postal notes, money orders, bills of exchange, promissory notes, drafts, letters of credit and travellers’ cheques payable or expressed in Australian money, and also includes rights, and instruments of title, to Australian money.