A Bureau De Change (BDC) is a licensed outfit by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). All over the world there are BDC operators and they play different roles one of which is to ensure forex availability to the critical retail sector of the forex market in terms of supply, to bridge the gap between the official and the parallel market exchange rate.
Bureau De Change is a business or office where people can exchange one currency for another (US Dollar to Naira). A bureau de change is a business which, in competition with other similar businesses, makes its profit by selling currency at a higher exchange rate than a rate at which it buys the same currency, as well as any commission or fee it may charge.
Bureaux de change in Nigeria are often located at a bank, at a travel agent, airport, main railway station or anywhere there is likely to be a market for people needing to convert currency. They are particularly prominent at travel hubs, although currency can be exchanged in many other ways both legally and illegally in other venues.
In case you need to change money in Lagos someday, here is a list of popular bureau de change businesses in Lagos.
|1.||Sulah Bureau de Change Limited.||82, Allen Avenue, Ikeja.||+234-1-4975369|
|2.||Everdon Bureau de Change.||Foresight House, 163/165 Broad St, Lagos Island.||+2348096889898|
|3.||Zango Bureau De Change Limited.||Suite No. 21, 2nd Floor, Mustabibat Plaza, 47 Oshodi Rd, Oshodi.||+2348023000227|
|4.||Kanamco International Ltd Bureau De Change.||Shop 12, Tafawa Balewa Shopping Complex, Entrance 4, Race Course, CMS, Tafawa Balewa Rd.||+2348052358898|
|5.||MSI Bureau De Change Limited.||Suite No. 4, LSPDC Shopping Arcade, Ogba, Ijaiye Rd, Ikeja.||+2348033881119|
|6.||Kaylan Bureau De Change Ltd.||78 Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island.||+234-1-8545369|
|7.||ECL Bureau De Change Limited.||Suite No. A 65, De – Plazaville, 119 Obafemi Awolowo Way, Oba Akran, Ikeja.||+2348032956969|
|8.||Lumier Exchange.||6 Onayade street, Yaba 100252, Lagos.||+2348096006530|
|9.||IBW Bureau De’Change Limited.||Shop No. 3 Airport Hotel Shopping Plaza, 111 Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja.||+2348033273242|
|10.||Hugovice Bureau De Change.||Shop No. EO – 110, Alade Shopping Mall, Allen Ave, Allen, Ikeja.||+2348066620402|
|11.||Enterprise Bank POS Zion Bureau De Change.||71 Allen Ave, Allen 101251, Lagos, Nigeria.||+2347003682265|
|12.||Rimono Bureau De Change.||1/5 Odunlami Street 9th Floor Lagos Island, Lagos Island.||+2348183493335|
|13.||Sebastian BDC.||42 Admiralty Road, Off Admiralty Way., 42 Admiralty Rd, Lekki.||+2349068776657|
|14.||Somitel Bureau De Change.||Suite B15, Ikota Shopping Complex, Road 1, VGC, Lagos.||+2348033085773|
|15.||KNL Bureau De Change.||Suite B133, Ikota Shopping Complex, Road 2, VGC, Victoria garden City, Lekki.||+2348161233950|
|16.||CIT Bureau De Change.||870 A Bendel Cl, Victoria Island, Lagos.||+234-1-4547432|
|17.||Abdeco Bureau De Change Limited.||Fagba Bus Stop, Agege, 169 Iju Rd, Fagba.||+2348071497923|
|18.||IGF Bureau De Change.||Shop No. 90, Block F, Ikota Complex, VGC, Lekki.||+2348022979300|
|19.||Solid Fortune Bureau De Change Ltd.||Suite B, Ikota Shopping Complex, Ikota, Niyi Okunubi St, Lekki.||+2348038292265|
|20.||Say Bureau De Change Limited.||Suite No. 14, Ogba Shopping Arcade, Ogba, Ijaiye Rd, Ikeja.||+234-1-7758977|