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Individual entrepreneurs are allowed to buy foreign currency

According to the Uzbekistan Presidential Decree No. UP-5177 as of September 2, 2017 "On Foreign Currency Policy Liberalization Priority Measures", starting from September 5, 2017, legal entities and individual entrepreneurs having no legal entity status are allowed to buy foreign currency without any restrictions.

Individual entrepreneurs having no legal entity status and engaged in imports of consumer goods are allowed to buy foreign currency following the same procedure as for natural persons, via bank accounts (the foreign currency bought by individual entrepreneurs shall be transferred to their bank account and the customers shall receive a bank card).

Individual entrepreneurs having no legal entity status may buy foreign currency for local currency funds available on their bank accounts from their sales proceeds or for cash deposited on their accounts at the Bank cash desks.

The Bank issues Visa Exchange and UnionPay Exchange cards to deposit foreign currency on individual entrepreneurs card accounts. These cards can be used to pay for imported consumer goods.

Visa Exchange/UnionPay Exchange bank cards enable the cardholders to perform without restrictions the following transactions:

  • cash withdrawals at ATMs or payment for goods and services at POS outside the Republic of Uzbekistan;
  • bank transfers to pay for imports of goods according to payment documents (invoices or import contracts).

The Bank offers a bonus UnionPay Exchange card in addition to Visa Exchange card that is issued for free and the $25 security deposit is waived.

Visa Exchange Card Traiffs:

  • card issuance – UZS 50,000.00 (fifty thousand);
  • security deposit – USD 100.00;
  • payment processing – 0.5% of an amount;
  • cash withdrawal – 1% of an amount.

UnionPay Exchange Card Tariffs:

  • card issuance – UZS 25,000.00 (twenty five thousand);
  • security deposit – USD 25.00;
  • payment processing – 0.5% of an amount;
  • cash withdrawal – 1% of an amount.

Bank Information Desk:
Tel. (+998 71) 140-69-00, 140-78-00
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