Paper Money Book


The 20 Pa’anga banknote, P-53; B-228, exhibits a distinctive yellow hue and measures 150 x 70 mm. Its front features a medallion portraying King Tupou VI and the national coat of arms. On the reverse side, the note showcases the National Reserve Bank of Tonga building, representing a symbol of economic stability.

Security measures include a 2.0-mm red-to-green windowed security thread with demetalized NRBT, enhancing counterfeit deterrence. De La Rue, based in London, England (DLR), takes credit as the printer. The watermark comprises King Tupou VI, electrotype NRBT, and Cornerstones, ensuring the note’s authenticity.

Not dated, with the prefix A, the 20 Pa’anga note was introduced on December 4, 2023.

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