Visiting

Business hours

Commercial hours are from 7.30am to noon and 1pm to 4pm, Monday to Friday. Most business are open on Saturday mornings.

Government offices open from 8am to noon and 1pm to 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Currency

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The local currency is the Solomon Islands dollar (SBD).

Time zones and time differences

Solomon Islands is 1 hour ahead of Australian Eastern Standard Time.

To find out the current time in Honiara, view the World Clock.

Dialling codes

Solomon Islands' country code is 677.

For calls to Solomon Islands from Australia dial: 0011 + 677 + telephone number.

For calls from Solomon Islands to Australia dial: 00 + 61 + area code + telephone number.

For further information please visit the White Pages - international dialling codes.

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