Kingdom of Tonga
National Reserve Bank of Tonga
This series comprises of four notes, 1, 2, 5 and 10 Pa'anga, circulating between 1992 to 1995. This series was first issued under the banner of National Reserve Bank of Tonga (NRBT). NRBT was established on 01.07.1989. Prior to this, all banknotes were issued under the name of Government of Tonga.
The currency of Pa'anga was first adopted on 03.04.1697. Before this, the Tongan currency was called Pound. In Tongan, Pa'anga is a kind of seedpod.