The currency used in Bahamas is called as the Dollar. This currency is denoted with the currency sign B$ and the ISO 4217 Code for the Bahamian Dollar is BSD.
The Dollar, is the official currency of the Bahamas . It is divided into 100 smaller units called cent.
The constitution of Bahamas provides that the Bahamas government shall have the power to print the Bahamian Dollar and cent coins to be used as a legal tender in Bahamas.
The Bahamian Dollar bank notes and Cent coins are both designated as "legal tender" in payment of debts.
The Bahamian Dollar bill uses the decimal system, consisting of 100 equal units.
The symbol B$
, usually written before the numerical amount, is used for the Bahamian Dollar.
Currently printed bank notes denominations are $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 $1/2, $3
and the coins are minted in the denominations of 1, 5, 10, 25 cents 15 cents, 50 cents, 1 dollar, 2 dollar, 5 dollar.