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In 2004, the National Bank of Romania has decided a denomination of the national currency at the rate of 10000:1 (10000 old lei for 1 new leu), starting with 1 July 2005. Several new banknotes will be issued, all on polymer subtrate: 1 leu, 5 lei, 10 lei, 50 lei, 100 lei, 500 lei. The old polymer banknotes will be taken out of circulation on 31 December 2006.
New lei (obverse)
Old lei (obverse)
No correspondence

New lei (reverse)
Old lei (reverse)
No correspondence

Page modified on 13.06.2005