What you need to know
We give you consent to reproduce our banknotes, or a part of one, if you comply with our reproduction conditions (you do not need to contact us for permission). These conditions apply whether you are using our approved images or creating your own.
If you do not comply with our conditions, this may result in legal action.
Banknotes and the law
It is an offence to:
- reproduce our banknotes, or part of our banknotes, on any substance or to any scale without our consent
- deface Bank of England banknotes (including printing, writing or impressing words, letters or figures on them)
- copy a copyright work without consent or a licence from the copyright owner. Bank of England banknotes are copyright of the Bank of England.