What is SWIFT Code?

SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.

These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks.

The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
  • The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
  • The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.

Australia Bank SWIFT Codes

Australia Below are the SWIFT Code for all banks in Australia. Click on the SWIFT Code to find out the bank details, address & maps.

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
601SHADFORTHS LTD.HOBART SHADAU71
602SHAW STOCKBROKING LIMITEDSYDNEY SHSGAU21
603SINCLAIR KNIGHT MERZ PTY LTDST. LEONARDS SKMGAU2S
604SMALLCO INVESTMENT MANAGER LIMITEDSYDNEY SMIAAU21
605SMF FUNDS MANAGEMENT LTDMELBOURNE SMFMAU31
606SMF SUPEROPTIONS PROPRIETARY LIMITEDMELBOURNE HAMRAU31
607SMITH NEW COURT AUSTRALIA LTD.SYDNEY SNCAAU21
608SOCIETE GENERALE AUSTRALIA BRANCHSYDNEY SOGEAU21
609SOLARIS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT LIMITEDBRISBANE SOITAU41
610SOULS FUNDS MANAGEMENT LIMITEDSYDNEY SOFGAU21
611SOUTH WEST SLOPES CREDIT UNION LTDYOUNG SWSRAU21
612SOUTHERN CROSS EQUITIES LIMITEDSYDNEY INARAU21
613SOUTHERN CROSS EQUITIES LIMITEDSYDNEY SOCQAU21
614SPECTRUM ASSET MANAGEMENT LIMITEDSYDNEY SPAGAU21
615ST HELENS CAPITAL PTY LIMITEDSYDNEY STHEAU21
616ST.GEORGE BANK A DIVISION OF WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATIONSYDNEY SGBLAU2S
617STANDARD CHARTERED BANK AUSTRALIASYDNEY SCBLAU2S
618STATE BANK OF INDIASYDNEY SBINAU2S
619STATE ONE STOCKBROKING LIMITEDPERTH STOTAU61
620STATE STREET AUSTRALIA LIMITEDSYDNEY SSALAU2X
621STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY SYDNEY BRANCHSYDNEY SBOSAU2X
622STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY SYDNEY BRANCHSYDNEY(OFFSHORE BANKING UNIT) SBOSAU2XOBU
623STATE STREET GLOBAL ADVISORS AUSTRALIA LTDSYDNEY SSGDAU21
624STATTON SECURITIESSYDNEY STATAU21
625SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATION SYDNEY BRANCHSYDNEY SMBCAU2S
626SUMITOMO MITSUI FINANCE AUSTRALIA LIMITEDSYDNEY SIFAAU21
627SUMITOMO TRUST FINANCE (AUSTRALIA) LIMITEDSYDNEY SUMAAU21
628SUNCORP CUSTODIAN SERVICESSYDNEY SUCVAU21
629SUNCORP LIFE AND SUPERSYDNEY SULUAU21
630SUNCORP METWAY LIMITEDBRISBANE METWAU4B
631SUNCORP METWAY LIMITEDBRISBANE(TREASURY OPERATIONS) METWAU4BTSY
632SUNCORP METWAY LIMITEDBRISBANE(RETAIL FOREIGN CURRENCY SERVICES) METWAU4BFCS
633SUNCORP METWAY LIMITEDBRISBANE(INTERNATIONAL TRADE FINANCE) METWAU4BITF
634SWISS REINSURANCE COMPANYSYDNEY SWREAU2S
635TAIWAN BUSINESS BANK SYDNEY BRANCHSYDNEY MBBTAU2S
636TAIWAN COOPERATIVE BANK SYDNEY BRANCHSYDNEY TACBAU2S
637TASMAN FOREIGN EXCHANGE PTY LTDSYDNEY TFEPAUS1
638TAURUS FUNDS MANAGEMENTSYDNEY TAFGAU21
639TAYLOR COLLISON LTD.ADELAIDE TAYLAU51
640TELSTRA SUPER PTY LTDMELBOURNE TSUPAU31
641TFP GROUP (WA) PTY LTDSYDNEY TFGPAU21
642THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL REGISTRY OF EMISSIONS UNITSCANBERRA ANRMAU21
643THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON SYDNEYSYDNEY BNYMAU2SCTA
644THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON SYDNEYSYDNEY BNYMAU2S
645THE HONGKONG AND SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION LIMITED AUSTRALIAN BRANCHSYDNEY HSBCAU2S
646THE HONGKONG AND SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION LIMITED AUSTRALIAN BRANCHSYDNEY(CLS DIVISION) HSBCAU2SCLS
647THE HONGKONG AND SHANGHAI BANKING CORPORATION LIMITED AUSTRALIAN BRANCHSYDNEY(AUSTRALIAN BRANCH) HSBCAU2SBAP
648THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND N.V. (AUSTRALIA)SYDNEY ABNAAU2B
649THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND N.V. (AUSTRALIA)SYDNEY(OFFSHORE BANKING UNIT) ABNAAU2BOBU
650THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND PLCSYDNEY RBOSAU2S
651THE TRUST COMPANY LIMITEDSYDNEY TRCUAU21
652THIRD PARTY PLATFORM PTY LTDSYDNEY TPPPAUS1
653THONEMANN ROBERTSON THOMPSON PTY LTD.MELBOURNE THONAU31
654THREE FISH ASSET MANAGEMENT PTY LTDMELBOURNE TFAAAU31
655TIMBER HILL AUSTRALIA PTY LTDSYDNEY THAPAU21
656TIR SECURITIES (AUSTRALIA) PTY. LTD.MELBOURNE STIRAU31
657TOLHURST LTDMELBOURNE TOLNAU31
658TOTUS ALPHA MANAGEMENT PTY LTDSYDNEY TAMTAU21
659TOWER AUSTRALIA LIMITEDSYDNEY TOAUAU21
660TRANSMARKET TRADING PTY LIMITEDSYDNEY TRTPAU21
661TRAVELEX LTDSYDNEY TRAVAU21
662TREASURY GROUPSYDNEY TRGPAU21
663TRIBECA INVESTMENT PARTNERS PTY LTDSYDNEY JIMPAU21
664TRICOM EQUITIES LIMITEDSYDNEY TREQAU21
665TYNDALL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENTSYDNEY TYINAU21
666UBS AG AUSTRALIA BRANCHSYDNEY UBSWAU2S
667UBS AG AUSTRALIA BRANCHSYDNEY(WMA DEPT) UBSWAU2SWMA
668UBS AG AUSTRALIA BRANCHSYDNEY(OFF. BANK. UNIT) UBSWAU2SOBU
669UBS AG AUSTRALIA BRANCHSYDNEY(BRANCH FOA) UBSWAU2SFOA
670UBS GLOBAL ASSET MANAGEMENT (AUSTRALIA) LTDSYDNEY UGAMAU21
671UBS SECURITIES AUSTRALIA LTDSYDNEY UWAEAU21
672UBS WEALTH MANAGEMENT AUSTRALIA LTDMELBOURNE UPCAAU31
673UNAVAL HOLDINGS PTY LTDSYDNEY HECSAU21
674UNISUPER LIMITEDMELBOURNE UNMAAU31
675UNISUPER LIMITEDMELBOURNE(AIM/POMS SERVICE) UNMAAUM1
676UNITED OVERSEAS BANK LTD.SYDNEY UOVBAU2S
677VANGUARD INVESTMENTS AUSTRALIA LTDSOUTHBANK VGRDAU3M
678VERITAS SECURITIES LIMITEDSYDNEY VERCAU21
679VERTEX CAPITAL MANAGEMENT LTDSYDNEY VECMAU21
680VICHINGO GLOBAL INVESTORS FUNDSYDNEY VGIFAU21
681VICTORIAN FUNDS MANAGEMENT CORPORATIONMELBOURNE VFMCAU31
682VINTON SMITH DOUGALL LTD.MELBOURNE VINTAU31
683WALLARA ASSET MANAGEMENT PTY. LTD.MELBOURNE WALAAU31
684WARAKIRRI ASSET MANAGEMENT PTY LTDMELBOURNE WAMAAU31
685WESFARMERS LIMITEDPERTH WEFFAU6P
686WESTERN UNION BUSINESS SOLUTIONS (AUSTRALIA) PTY LTDSYDNEY COOKAU2S
687WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATIONSYDNEY WPACAU2F
688WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATIONSYDNEY(OFFSHORE BANKING UNIT) WPACAU2FOBU
689WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATIONSYDNEY(FOR ALL NEW SOUTH WALES BRANCHES) WPACAU2S
690WESTPAC SECURITIES LIMITEDSYDNEY WSECAU21
691WHITE FUNDS MANAGEMENT PTY LTDSYDNEY WFMPAU21
692WHITE OUTSOURCING PTY LIMITEDSYDNEY WHTEAU2S
693WILLIAM NOALL LTD.MELBOURNE NOALAU31
694WILSON ASSET MANAGEMENT (INTERNATIONAL) PTY LTDSYDNEY WAMIAUS1
695WILSON HTM LTD.BRISBANE WIHTAU41
696WKJ PTY LTDBRISBANE PEJOAU41
697WOORI BANKSYDNEY HVBKAU2S
698ZURICH FINANCIAL SERVICES AUSTRALIA LTDSYDNEY ZFSSAU21