The kuna, the monetary unit of the Republic of Croatia, was introduced on 30 May 1994.
The denomination numeral on the obverse of the 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 lipa coins is displayed against a background in the form of a blooming linden branch and on 1, 2, and 5 kuna coins this background ...
This section contains all relevant regulations concerning banknotes, coins, numismatics, cash processing and the protection against counterfeiting.
Currency reserves
The Croatian National Bank has the exclusive right to issue kuna banknotes and kuna and lipa coins. The Croatian National Bank ensures the printing of banknotes, minting of coins, adequate reserves and...
Protection against counterfeiting
he Croatian National Bank pays full consideration to the protection against currency counterfeiting and uses a number of processes to prevent counterfeiting.
National Training Programme
The most important link in the chain of combating counterfeiting is undoubtedly the group of people who professionally handle cash on a daily basis.
Replacement of cash
Invalid banknotes can be replaced in person at the cash desk of the Croatian National Bank or by post. Entities subject to the Decision on handling of unfit or suspect cash (OG 30/2021) accept and repl...