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Administrator Information
Name Lynda Hannah
E-mail Address
Position / Job Title Committee member
First Language English
Organization TALENTS
Organization Type Community-Based Organization (Unregistered)
Currency System Information
Status Operating
Year the System was Started 1991
Community Motueka
City / Urban Area Motueka
Country New Zealand
Medium of Exchange Accounts + Cheques
Unit of Value Units of Independent Value
Valuation Convertible for Commodity or Resource
Cost-Recovery Mechanism
  1. Annual Fee (12 months)
  2. Account Opening / Joining Fee
Source of Funding External Currency Charges
Purpose for Establishing System All reasons
Size of Membership 30
Population of Area Served by System 8,000
Main Goods and Services Traded
  1. Home grown produce
  2. Health related services
  3. General services
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