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Educational Material - Know Your Banknotes

Maintaining confidence in the currency is a key role of the Bank of England. The Bank provides a range of information to help cash users identify genuine banknotes. These materials have been updated to include details of the new £10 note issued on 14 September 2017.
 

Banknote app

The fully interactive app gives full details of the security features on all banknotes, together with a range of other useful advice and information about Bank of England banknotes.

Films

Short films providing general advice about our banknotes and highlighting how they can be checked quickly and easily.

Online training

This training highlights the security and design features of our banknotes and includes a short test. Completion time approximately 30 minutes.
 
You can order our free of charge materials using the
online order form, or download them now using the links below.
 

The new polymer £10 note 


Leaflet

A detailed easy-to-follow guide about the security features on the new polymer £10 note issued 14 September 2017.

Leaflet - English
Leaflet - Welsh (Cymraeg)
 

Poster

An A4 promotional poster featuring the new £10 note
 
 

All banknotes - 'Take a Closer Look'


Booklet

This gives full details of the security features on all banknotes, together with a range of other useful advice and information about Bank of England banknotes.

TACL Booklet - English
TACL Booklet - Welsh (Cymraeg)
  

A3 Poster

This poster highlights the security features on all of our banknotes. 

TACL Poster

Z-Card

This credit card sized fold out guide gives full details of the security features on all of our banknotes. (Available online order only)
 
Deterrent Sticker

"Be aware - we check all banknotes here" double sided sticker suitable for shop windows/doors.  (Available online order only)

Reporting counterfeit banknotes


An A4 carbon copy form for use by businesses such as retailers and banks/building societies for suspect Bank of England banknotes

Bank of England Counterfeit Currency Retention Form
 
For telephone enquiries call 020 3461 4878
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