XPF – Pacific franc
Concerned countries: French Polynesia, New Caledonia, Wallis and Futuna.
XPF is considered to be a restricted currency, which implies an inherent limitation to the tradability of this currency. Fund transfers in this currency are not allowed outside of these countries.
- Currency Guidelines
Besides the standard information, the IBAN format is mandatory (see Appendix VI).
The full name (written out in full, without initials, abbreviations or acronyms) and the physical full address of the beneficiary are mandatory.
A clear reason / purpose of payment is mandatory and consists of a full written description (in English) of the nature of payment to be provided in the remittance information. For example: providing an invoice number without guiding text is considered as insufficient and can result in errors or delays.
Example: Payment of travel expenses – invoice n° 123456789
This currency does not have any decimal places.
- Instructions, technical guidelines & more
To consult the Technical Guidelines of this currency, click hereTECHNICAL GUIDELINES
To consult the Appendix(es) click hereAppendix VI: IBAN Application Rules
- Additional information
• Available charge options: OUR/SHA/BEN