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Invercargill Barter & Exchange Systems
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Administrator Information
Name Dave Robbie
E-mail Address
Position / Job Title Public Relations
First Language English
Organization Invercargill Barter & Exchange System
Organization Type Community-Based Organization (Unregistered)
URL Address
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 1991
Community Southland
City / Urban Area Invercargill
Country New Zealand
Medium of Exchange Vouchers
Unit of Value Units of National Currency Equivalent
Valuation Convertible for National Currency
Cost-Recovery Mechanism
  1. Annual Fee (12 months)
Source of Funding External Currency Charges
Purpose for Establishing System Reduce Need for National Currency
Size of Membership 30
Population of Area Served by System 50,000
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. Food
  2. Crafts
  3. Services
Images Gallery
IBES Voucher - Front

IBES Voucher - Front

IBES Voucher -Rear

IBES Voucher -Rear

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