New Zealand
Decimal Banknotes

Twenty Dollars Paper (1967-1997)

Fleming, Wilks, Knight, Hardie I, Hardie II, Russell, Brash I & Brash II Signatures

 

Twenty Dollars Fleming

P167a Twenty Dollars

1967

Fleming signature from 1967. Prefixes were Letter Letter AA-AL.
 
Twenty Dollars Wilks
P167b Twenty Dollars

1970

Wilks signature from 1970-1973. Prefixes were Letter Letter AS-BC.
P167b Twenty Dollars

1972

Wilks signature from 1970-1973. Prefixes were Letter Letter BE-BL.
P167b* Twenty Dollars

 

Wilks signature from 1970-1973. Star Note Prefixes were AA* and YJ*.
 
Twenty Dollars Knight

P167c Twenty Dollars

1974

Knight signature from 1974-1976. Prefixes were Letter Letter BS-CC.
P167c Twenty Dollars

1975

Knight signature from 1974-1976. Prefixes were Letter Letter CE-CL.
P167c Twenty Dollars

1976

Knight signature from 1974-1976. Prefixes were Letter Letter CS-EC.
P167c* Twenty Dollars

 

Knight signature from 1974-1976. Star Note Prefixes were YJ*.
 
Twenty Dollars Hardie I
P167d Twenty Dollars

1977

Hardie I signature from 1977-1979. Prefixes were Letter Letter EE-HC.
P167d Twenty Dollars

1978

Hardie I signature from 1977-1979. Prefixes were Letter Letter HE-JK.
P167d Twenty Dollars

1979

Hardie I signature from 1977-1979. Prefixes were Letter Letter JL-KL.
P167d* Twenty Dollars

 

Hardie I signature from 1977-1979. Star Note Prefixes were YJ* and YK*.
 
Twenty Dollars Hardie II

P173a Twenty Dollars

1981

Hardie II signature from 1981-1983. Prefixes were Three Letters TAA-TBH.
P173a Twenty Dollars

1983

Hardie II signature from 1981-1983. Prefixes were Three Letters TBJ-TCS.
P173a Twenty Dollars

 

Hardie II signature from 1981-1983. Star Note Prefixes were TA*.
 
Twenty Dollars Russell
P173b Twenty Dollars

1985

Russell signature from 1985-1988. Prefixes were Three Letters TCT-TEB.
P173b Twenty Dollars

1986

Russell signature from 1985-1988. Prefixes were Three Letters TEC-TEM.
P173b Twenty Dollars

1987

Russell signature from 1985-1988. Prefixes were Three Letters TEN-TGH.
P173b Twenty Dollars

1988

Russell signature from 1985-1988. Prefixes were Three Letters TGJ-THS.
 
Twenty Dollars Brash I
P173c Twenty Dollars

1989

Brash signature from 1989-1990. Prefixes were Three Letters THT-TKB.
P173c Twenty Dollars

1990

Brash signature from 1989-1990. Prefixes were Three Letters TKC-TKZ.
 
Twenty Dollars Brash II
P179a Twenty Dollars

1992

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters AA-BW with Blue Back.
P179a Twenty Dollars

1993

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters BX-CX with Blue Back.
P179aR Twenty Dollars

 

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Replacement Note Prefixes were ZZ000001 to ZZ142900 with Blue Back.
 
P183 Twenty Dollars

1994

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters CY-ED with Green Back.
P183 Twenty Dollars

1995

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters EE-FE with Green Back.
P183 Twenty Dollars

1996

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters FF-GD with Green Back.
P183 Twenty Dollars

1997

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Prefixes were Two Letters GE-HK with Green Back.
P183R Twenty Dollars

 

Brash signature from 1992-1997. Replacement Note Prefixes were ZZ143001 to ZZ281000 with Green Back.
 
Twenty Dollars Special Issues

P179b Twenty Dollars

1992

Brash signature from 1992. Uncut Block of 4 AA Prefix with Blue Back. One of 1,000.

P184 Twenty Dollars

1996

Brash signature from 1996. ER Prefix with Red Overprint. 3,000 were printed, 2,497 issued. Came in a blue box along with a $5 coin to commemorate the 70th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II.
P183a Twenty Dollars

1997

Brash signature from 1993-1997. Joined Pair with TRBNZA & TRBNZB Prefixes issued as a joint venture with Telecom. The pack came with 2 x $20 phonecards. 2,500 packs were issued.

      

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