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.

Laos Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1ACLEDA BANK (LAO) LTDVIENTIANE ACLBLALA
2AGRICULTURAL PROMOTION BANKVIENTIANE AGPBLALA
3ANZ BANK (LAO) LIMITEDVIENTIANE VCBBLALA
4BANGKOK BANK PLC VIENTIANE BRANCHVIENTIANE BKKBLALA
5BANK OF THE LAO P.D.R.VIENTIANE LPDRLALA
6BANQUE FRANCO LAO LTDVIENTIANE BFLLLALA
7BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICKHAMMOUANE(KHAMMOUANE BRANCH) COEBLALAKMN
8BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICLUANGNAMTHA(LUANGNAMTHA BRANCH) COEBLALALNT
9BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICLUANGPRABANG(LUANGPRABANG BRANCH) COEBLALALBP
10BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICOUDOMXAY(OUDOMXAY BRANCH) COEBLALAODX
11BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICPAKSE(CHAMPASACK BRANCH) COEBLALACPS
12BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICSAVANNAKHET(SAVANNAKHET BRANCH) COEBLALASVN
13BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLICVIENTIANE COEBLALA
14INDOCHINA BANK LTDVIENTIANE IDCBLALA
15INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL BANK OF CHINA LIMITED VIENTIANE BRANCHVIENTIANE ICBKLALA
16INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK (LAO) LTDVIENTIANE LICBLALA
17JOINT DEVELOPMENT BANKVIENTIANE JDBKLALA
18LAO CONSTRUCTION BANKVIENTIANE LCBVLALA
19LAO CONSTRUCTION BANK LIMITEDVIENTIANE LCONLAL1
20LAO DEVELOPMENT BANKVIENTIANE LDBBLALA
21LAO VIET BANKCHAMPASAK(CHAMPASAK BRANCH) LAOVLALACPS
22LAO VIET BANKVIENTIANE LAOVLALA
23MAGNATE PREMIER PB LIMITEDVIENTIANE MGPRLAL1
24MARUHAN JAPAN BANK LAO CO. LTDVIENTIANE MJBLLAL1
25MAYBANK LAOVIENTIANE MBBELALA
26PHONGSAVANH BANK LTDVIENTIANE PSVBLALA
27PUBLIC BANK VIENTIANE BRANCH LAO P.D.R.VIENTIANE PBBELALA
28SAIGON HANOI COMMERCIAL JOINT STOCK BANK LAOS BRANCHCHAMPASAK SHBALALA
29SIAM COMMERCIAL BANK PCL. THEVIENTIANE SICOLALA
30ST BANK CO. LTDVIENTIANE STBDLALA
31VIETNAM JOINT STOCK COMMERCIAL BANK FOR INDUSTRY AND TRADE LAO P.D.P BRANCHVIENTIANE ICBVLALA