On this page you can view information regarding Vanuatu’s media, population, and embassy details. Additionally, you can use the suggested links below to compare money transfer rates if you are planning to send money to Vanuatu whilst avoiding expensive fees, whether transferring money online, via mobile, or in person with a preferred carrier. Vanuatuans living in Australia or New Zealand pay different transfer fees when sending funds to Vanuatu depending on the provider they choose, so as an impartial service our aim is to provide you with the simplest tools possible to help you make choices that best suit your needs.
Capital City: Port Vila
Population: 247,300 (World Bank 2012)
Currency: Vanuatu vatu (VUV)
Area: 12,190 km2
In 2006, 990 Vanuatu-born people were living in Australia.
World Bank (2012)
Estimated bilateral remittances: US$ 19 mn
Estimated remittances from Australia to Vanuatu: US$ 8 mn
Estimated remittances from New Zealand to Vanuatu: US$ 2 mn
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|Embassies & Consulates in Australia:|
Consulate-General of the Republic of Vanuatu, Sydney
54 Eden Street
Ph: 02 9597 4046
|Embassies & Consulates in New Zealand:|
Consulate-General of the Republic of Vanuatu, Auckland
Suite 15, The Business Connection
Ph: 09 918 6327
Vanuatu Daily Post
The Vanuatu Independent