How to get paper Bristol Pounds
Anyone can use printed Bristol Pounds to support Bristol's independent businesses. It’s a voluntary system. Simply exchange your sterling for paper Bristol Pounds at Access Points around the city (£B1=£1) and spend them in participating businesses.
Printed Bristol Pounds are not only beautiful but very secure. For more details download our Printed Bristol Pound Security Guide
Bristol Pound Access Points
Printed Bristol Pounds are available at the following Access Points in retail centres around the city. You can view them on a map here.
Bristol Pound members can also obtain printed Bristol Pounds at Access Points using their Bristol Pound accounts. This is done simply by making a normal TXT2PAY payment to the particular Access Point account (details available in each Access Point) with the amount equal to the value of printed Bristol Pounds you would like.
Business Members are also able to redeem printed Bristol Pounds that they have received as payments for electronic Bristol Pounds at any Access Point. When a business member hands over an amount of printed Bristol Pounds, the Access Point will make a TXT2PAY payment to the members Bristol Pound account of the same value. No fees are charged on these transactions.
Individual members and non-members are not able to redeem printed Bristol Pounds for electronic Bristol Pounds or for sterling.
N.B. Printed Bristol Pounds cannot be redeemed directly for sterling cash.
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