Hungary – New 500 Forint Bill Enters Circulation today. Hungary
Hungary’s new 500 forint banknote (EUR 1.6), upgraded with enhanced security features, will enter circulation on Feb. 1, the National Bank of Hungary (NBH) said on Thursday. The old 500 forint bills will be withdrawn from circulation on November 1, 2019, but may still be exchanged, free of charge, at banks and post offices for more

Hungary – Upgraded 1000-forint banknotes will be used for payment from today Hungary
We may see the upgraded 1000-forint banknote denominations in cash payments from 1 March 2018. In addition to their renewed appearance, the banknotes have been brought up-to-date with regards their security features. The upgraded 1000-forint banknote denominations will enter cash circulation gradually from 1 March 2018, their presence is expected to be widespread a few more