Live casinos that use South African Rand (ZAR)

Are you looking for live casinos that offer the most frequent live dealer casino games using South African Rand? If so here is a list of live online casinos that you can play with in South African Rand. Play live roulette, blackjack and baccarat with real dealers. The rand (sign: R; code: ZAR) is the currency of South Africa. It takes its name from the Witwatersrand (White-waters-ridge in English), the ridge upon which Johannesburg is built and where most of South Africa's gold deposits were found. The rand has the symbol "R" and is subdivided into 100 cents, symbol "c". The ISO 4217 code is ZAR, from Dutch Zuid-Afrikaanse rand. (South African rand). Before 1961, the Dutch language was one of the official languages of South Africa. The rand is the currency of the Common Monetary Area between South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho. Although Namibia withdrew from the Common Monetary Area, the rand is still legal tender there.

List of live casino that use South African Rand (ZAR) in their live dealer casino games.

Live Casinos that offer real account in the South African Rand (ZAR) currency.
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South African ZAR/RAND

South African Zar or South African rand as its called is official currency of Republic of South Africa .ISO 4217 currency code IS ZAR and Numeric code is 710.ZAR's full form is Zuid Afrikaans Rand .South Africa was called Zuid Aficanne s Rand in Dutch language and thus this name has evolved for ZAR currency .1961 saw African independence and ZAR was introduced during this times .ZAR successfully replaced than currency of African pound. Cent is subunit of Zar so 100 cents equal to I zar .

The word Rand is derived from word ridges, the Witwatersrand is name of river ridge which African capital Johannesburg evolved this was the place where most gold deposits were found. And hence the name Rand which means ridge .R is local language for this currency.

South African reserve Bank is the authority to issue and circulate this currency .ZAR like most popular currencies all over the world is using decimal systems .Calculation, requirement and supply too form major function of Reserve bank .Government is the supreme authority when it comes to deciding the structure of currency like designs and denominations of coinage and banknotes .Cents are what is subunit of Zars and 100 cents =1 ZAR. Only small valued currencies are available in coins rest in Bank notes .Coins are minted in 1,2,5,10,20,50, cents and 1,2,5,rands.gold coin Kruger rand is the only coin which can be cashed in any corner of the world with equal exchange of gold bond or bullion .Mandela R coin is the coin which has smiling Mandela's picture on it .bank Notes are printed only in denomination of 5 that is10,20,50and 100and 200 rands banknotes .

When Zar or rand was introduced in 1961 was introduced it even suppressed US dollar in terms of value this continued till almost 1982.but due to slow economy growth in south Africa , its value has decreased over a period of time .Although industry like tourism and mining specially gold mining industry have grown at higher rate due to ZAR's low value .Import and export of ZArs above 5000R is permissible legally .There are some currencies on whose exchange this rule does not hold true .This are Lesotho ,Swazi a and Namibia together they are members of Common monetary Area along with South Africa though now Namibia is no mare part of this monetary union but still it accepts ZAR legally .Its mandatory to declare all currencies import as well as export in South Africa.

Currency ZAR is pegged with Lesotho loti, Swazi eligani and Namibian dollar at par this are currencies of Lesotho, Swazi a and Namibia countries respectively .all this countries together are members of Common monetary area

 

Coins &Bank Notes

RAND or ZAR coins have bimetallic designs, serrated grooves on edges a special security feature and micro lettering features .They bear lot of similar to coins in Euros, baths and dollars 

The first currency to be used In South Africa was called guilder since than currencies have changed as rulers, occupiers and governments have seen a great change over a period of time .During 18th century Rix dollars were used and this currency also consisted banknotes in form of papers so this could be the first paper currency this continent ever witnessed.

The first series of notes bore the picture of than voc of cape town Jan von reibek they were circulated in two types one with afrikannese language written first followed by one with English .And second one where English was written first followed by afrikaneese .In 1990 the notes were redesigned and Five Major Wild life Species were on it.

The first currency to be used In South Africa was called guilder since than currencies have changed as rulers, occupiers and governments have seen a great change over a period of time .During 18th century Rix dollars were used and this currency also consisted banknotes in form of papers so this could be the first paper currency this continent ever witnessed.

Bank Notes were in denomination of 10 Rand,20 rand, 50, rand,100 rand and 200 rand and colorful African wildlife is enhancing this banknotes making them look very attractive.

 

10 R has rhinoceros green in color 

20Ras elephant brown in color

50 R has lion red in color 

100R bison, blue in color 

200R tiger is orange in color