Withdrawn paper £10 note

The paper £10 note featuring Charles Darwin was issued on 7 November 2000. We issued a new polymer £10 note on 14 September 2017. The paper £10 was withdrawn on 1 March 2018.
Front of a paper ten pound note
Back of paper ten pound note

The last day to use your paper £10 notes was 1 March 2018. You can exchange them at the Bank of England in person or by post. Some retailers, banks and building societies may still accept these notes; however this is at their own discretion. For more information, see our frequently asked questions.

How to exchange paper £10 notes


This page was last updated 30 January 2019
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