These 200-vatu notes are like the preceding issues (B208a), but with different serial number fonts, new date of issue (2020), added tactile dot, text shifted to the left at bottom front, no printer imprint, as well as other minor changes. B216 (PNL): 200 vatu (US$1.80) Pink, brown, blue, and green.
This 1,000-vatu note (overprinted on B210) commemorates the 40th anniversary of independence. Unlike with preceding issues wherein the first two digits of the serial number represent the last two digits of the year of printing, the 40 on these notes represents the 40th anniversary. Courtesy of Pratham Vyas and Claudio
,,,,, According to an article in the DailyPost dated 10 June 2014, on 9 June the Reserve Bank of Vanuatu introduced three new notes produced by Oberthur Fiduciare (France) on polymer substrate from Innovia (Australia) to increase longevity and reduce counterfeiting. The notes denominated in 200, 1,000, and 2,000 vatu