PUBLIC NOTICE: CBSI COVID -19 Precautionary Measures 

The Central Bank of Solomon Islands (CBSI) wish to inform the general public, clients/customers and stakeholders that the following precautionary actions listed below will be implemented in order to limit the exposure and risks related to COVID-1 Effective as of Monday 30th of March 2020, the following measures must be adhered to:

  1. All visitors (customers, clients, consultants etc.) including staff shall go through a mandatory body temperature screening outside of the building before entering the main door. Visitors or customers who have failed their temperature screening tests shall be denied entry/access into the building.
  2. All inbound external customers or consultants shall be prohibited from entering the building unless they have satisfied the minimum health requirements set down by MHMS and have duly completed their 14 days of isolation requirement.
  3. All bilateral face to face meetings with domestic stakeholders shall be through a virtual platform until such time the WHO announces a complete eradication of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  4. All Exchange Control Applications, Currency Requisition Forms, SIG Payment Advices for local and external creditors, Small Business Finance Guarantee Scheme Applications or any other applications or forms of similar nature for assessment must be submitted to CBSI through electronic means or via an online platform.

These measures are subjected to review by the CBSI.


 For more information, please contact

Central Bank of Solomon Islands | P.O. BOX 634 | Honiara | Ph: (677) 21791 | Email: | Website: