City Currency Exchange
City Currency Exchange
Strand Head-Office:
020 7240 1214
Embankment Branch:
020 3725 5755
St Paul's Branch:
020 3725 5750
Cannon St Branch:
0203 4754070
London Wall Branch:
020 3725 5740

Liverpool St Branch:
020 7183 8370
Canary Wharf Branch:
020 3725 5734
London Bridge Branch:
020 3725 5742
Victoria St Branch:
020 7828 1880
Victoria Place Branch:
020 3725 5735
High St Kensington Branch:
020 3725 5737
Hammersmith Branch:
020 7183 9265
Richmond Branch:
020 3725 5730
Moorgate Branch:
020 3725 5745
Fenchurch St Branch:
020 3725 5766
Buy Back Currency Service By Post
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Withdrawal of Buyback by Post Facility -
17th Dec 2018

As a more focused business strategy it has become incumbent on us to review our channels of delivery.

During the past 25 years we have provided you with the facility of our buying back of your currencies forwarded to us by post which has benefitted mutually both parties. However, we now propose to streamline this process to enable you to exchange your currencies at our counters enabling you to save on the time and any postal costs.

You can visit our website and make an online under Branch Orders > Buy Back at Branch and visit any of our network of branches located across London to exchange your currencies, whilst enjoying better exchange rates without any additional postage costs.

As such we have decided to withdraw the Buy Back by post facility with effect from 14th December 2018 at 6:00PM and request you not to send any currencies by post after same. Only orders dispatched on or before 14th December 2018 at 6:00PM will be processed.

We do regret any inconvenience caused to you in our withdrawing this facility.

Get the best buy back rates using our buy back service which gives you unbeatable exchange rates and 0% commission. This could be obtained by sending the currency to our Head office using Royal Mail Special Delivery service. Further the sterling proceeds can be credited by BACS payment into your bank account.

If you have left over currency or travellers cheque

  • You can post the currencies or duly signed travellers cheques with the print of the duly completed online application form (below) after placing your signature along with copies of your Passport / full UK plastic photo driving licence or paper driving licence issued prior to 1998 (ID's) (Note: the paper counterpart issued with plastic photo driving licence is now invalid as per DVLA) and a utility bill within 3 months to date showing proof of address up to GBP 5000 equivalent to our Head office (refer image below) using Royal Mail special insured and guaranteed delivery. If the transaction is in excess of GBP 5,000.00 equivalent then a copy of your bank statement within 3 months to date also needs to be accompanied.
  • Please do not send any foreign coins other than Euro 1 & 2 coins.
  • Check whether your posted item has reached us through Royal Mail Track & Trace.
  • If the currencies or travellers cheques are received by us through Royal Mail post, then we will convert them into Sterling at exchange rates prevailing on that day & credit into your bank account through BACS payment. You will receive the money to your account approximately in 2 - 3 business days.
  • The exchange rate applicable will be what appears on our website at the time of processing your transaction on the day we receive your currencies by Royal Mail Special Delivery Service.

Special Notes All Customers:

Currency Denominations Amendment
1. Dirham - UAE 1000
  • 1% will be added to the rate shown on our website
2. Euro - Europe 500
  • 1% will be added to the rate shown on our website
1 & 2 coins
  • will be bought at the Euro(TC) buying rate shown on our website
3. Franc - Switzerland 1000
  • 1% will be added to the rate shown on our website
4. Koruna - Czech 5000
  • 1.5% will be added to the rate shown on our website
5. Dollars - USA 1
  • will be bought at Dollar(TC) - USA rate
6. Rupee - India Only 500(new issue),
100 & 50
  • Only the said denominations at our sole discretion.
  • Please call 0207 240 1214 before sending Indian Rupees by post.
7. Ruble - Russia All Denominations
  • Call on 02072401214 prior to visiting our branches
  • If we choose to purchase, we may consider buying only at designated branches
8. Pound - Egypt All Denominations
  • Call on 02072401214 prior to visiting our branches
  • If we choose to purchase, we may consider buying only at designated branches
9. Pound - Scottish All Denominations
10. Dollar - Singapore 1000
  • 1% will be added to the rate shown on our website
We strongly advice NOT to use manila envelopes as they can be tempered with.
Application Form - Currency Buy Back By Post
(Please complete online before print)
Customer Details:  
Name: * Required
Address: * Required
Tel No.(Home): * Required
Tel No.(Work/Mobile):
Email: * Required
Purpose of Transaction: * Required
Bank Details:
Bank Name: * Required
Sort Code: * Required
Account Number: * Required
Beneficiary Name: * Required
Office Use Only:  
Details Of Currencies Ordered
Currency Type Amount Denomination Breakdown(optional)  
   Euro - Europe 800 100 X 2, 50 X 6, 20 X 10, 10 X 10
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Note to Customer:
Sender please note that by signing this document and providing the above transfer information, the sender accepts that Exchange Global Ltd) does not assume any responsibility for infringements of currency import and/ or export restrictions, if any, in the United Kingdom or any foreign countries. Please keep yourself always informed and updated as to these regulations.