Mr. Maha Prasad Adhikari (Governor)


Nepal Rastra Bank

An Overview of Nepal Rastra Bank INTRODUCTION A bank is a financial institution which provides banking as well as other financial services to heir customers. Nepal Rastra Bank (NRB), the Central Bank, was stablished in 2013 B.S. as a result of enormous regulation of financial and monetary system. NRB was established under the Nepal Rastra Bank Act, 1995. As the central bank of Nepal, it regulates and supervises all the monetary transactions of commercial banks, financial institutions and other financial organizations. NRB has significant role in increasing both the number and activities of financial institutions in Nepal. It encourages and supports during the entry and growth period of financial institutions. NRB also supervises foreign exchange rates and country’s foreign exchange reserves. It deals with 21 currencies in total. It has been an active member of Asian Clearing Union. NRB has its head office in Baluwatar, Kathmandu with seven district offices in Biratnagar, Janakpur, Birgunj, Pokhara, Siddhrthanagar, Nepalgunj and Dhangadhi. Vision, Mission, Objectives and Goals Vision: "A modern, dynamic, credible, and effective Central Bank." Mission: "Maintaining macro-economic stability through sound and effective monetary, foreign exchange, and financial sector policies". Objectives: To formulate necessary monetary and foreign exchange policies in order to maintain price and balance of payments, stability for sustainable development of the economy and managing it. NRB also focuses to promote financial stability and ensure adequate liquidity in the banking and financial system; Goals: Develop long-term vision of the Bank and implement it through medium-term and annual strategic plans; Formulate and implement sound and effective monetary, foreign exchange, and financial sector policies to make financial system healthy and stable. Nepal Rastra Bank Central Office Baluwatar Kathmandu, Nepal P. O. Box 73 Phones: 977 1 4410158, 4410201, 4411250 977 1 4419804, 4419805, 4419807 Fax: 977 1 4410159 Nepal Rastra Bank Banking Office Thapathali Kathmandu, Nepal Phone: 977 1 4419804, 4419805, 4419806, 4419807 Fax: 977 1 4227378

Total Branch : 7

Contact : 4410158

Email :


Dr. Gunakar Bhatta (Spokesperson And Information Officer)

Chief Executive Officer

Branch Office

Total Branches: 7
Biratchowk Branch

Contact: 97721522590

District : Morang

Birgung, Parsa Branch

Contact: 51522598

District : Parsa

Dhangadhi, Kailali

Contact: 91523172

District : Kailali

Janakpur Branch

Contact: 97741520362

District : Janakpur

Nepalgunj Branch

Contact: 97781520683

District : Banke

Pokhara Branch

Contact: 977061465115

District : Kaski

Siddharthanagar, Rupandehi Branch

Contact: 71520188

District : Rupandehi