In the sovereign state of Niue, the New Zealand dollar is used as one of two legal currencies. The government of Niue minted a limited series of Niue dollar coins; however, as of 2014, these are mostly for collectors. Prior to the New Zealand dollar, Niue used the pound sterling.
Prior to 2009, Niue currency were limited to commemoration issue coins and bullion. After 2009, the Niue currency became standardized into coins. These coins are different than the commonly used New Zealand coins. Niue also printed a limited set of Star-Wars-themed currency in 2011. As of 2014, Niue does not print its own paper currency.