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.

Nigeria Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1ACCESS BANK PLCLAGOS ABNGNGLA
2AFRICAN EXPORT IMPORT BANKABUJA AFXMNGLA
3ASSOCIATED DISCOUNT HOUSE LIMITEDLAGOS ADHLNGLA
4B2BSOLUTINS LTDLAGOS BBSONGL1
5BT INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LTD.LAGOS NIGINGL1
6BZX INVESTMENTS LTDILESHA BZINNGL1
7CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIALAGOS CBNINGLA
8CENTRAL SECURITIES CLEARING SYSTEM LIMITEDLAGOS CSCYNGLA
9CHAPEL HILL DENHAM SECURITIES LIMITEDLAGOS CHDENGL1
10CITIBANK NIGERIA LIMITEDLAGOS CITINGLA
11CITIBANK NIGERIA LIMITEDLAGOS(TRADE SERVICES DEPARTMENT) CITINGLATRD
12CITY EXPRESS BANK LIMITEDLAGOS CIEHNGL1
13CONSOLIDATED DISCOUNTS LIMITEDLAGOS CDLNNGLA
14CSL STOCKBROKERS LIMITEDLAGOS CSSKNGL1
15DEVCOM BANK LTDLAGOS DEVCNGL1
16DEVCOM MERCHANT BANK LTD.LAGOS DEMBNGL1
17DIAMOND BANK PLCLAGOS DBLNNGLA
18ECOBANK NIGERIA PLCLAGOS ECOCNGLA
19ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)ABA OCBINGLA024
20ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)ABUJA OCBINGLA023
21ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)APAPA(APAPA BRANCH) OCBINGLA032
22ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)ASABA(ASABA BRANCH) OCBINGLA029
23ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)IKEJA(TOYIN BRANCH) OCBINGLA033
24ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)KANO OCBINGLA02K
25ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)LAGOS OCBINGLA
26ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)LAGOS(IDUMAGBO BRANCH) OCBINGLA031
27ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)ONITSHA OCBINGLA026
28ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)PORT HARCOURT OCBINGLA028
29ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)VICTORIA ISLAND(OCEANIC BANK WEB PLATFORM ) OCBINGLA030
30ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC (FORMERLY OCEANIC BANK INTERNATIONAL (NIGERIA) LIMITED)WARRI OCBINGLA027
31ENTERPRISE BANK LIMITEDLAGOS SPRGNGLA
32EXPRESS DISCOUNT LIMITEDLAGOS EDHLNGLL
33FIDELITY BANK PLCLAGOS FUMRNGL1
34FIDELITY BANK PLCLAGOS FIDTNGLA
35FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLCLAGOS FBNINGLA
36FIRST BANK OF NIGERIA PLCLAGOS(CUSTODIAN SERVICES) FBNINGLAGCS
37FIRST CITY MONUMENT BANKLAGOS(ELECTRONIC BANKING) FCMBNGLAWEB
38FIRST CITY MONUMENT BANKLAGOS FCMBNGLA
39FIRST INTERSTATE MERCHANT BANK (NIGERIA) LTD.LAGOS FIMNNGL1
40FORTUNE INTERNATIONAL BANC PLCLAGOS FOIBNGL1
41FSDH MERCHANT BANK LTDLAGOS FSDHNGLA
42GUARANTY TRUST BANK PLCLAGOS GTBINGLA
43GUARANTY TRUST BANK PLCLAGOS(INFO POOL) GTBINGLAIFP
44GULF BANK OF NIGERIA PLCLAGOS GBNPNGL1
45HALLMARK BANK PLCLAGOS HALMNGL1
46HERITAGE BANKING COMPANY LIMITEDLAGOS HBCLNGLA
47IKON CAPITAL AFRICA LIMITEDLAGOS IKONNGL1
48JAIZ BANK PLCABUJA JAIZNGLA
49KAKAWA DISCOUNT HOUSELAGOS KDHLNGLA
50KEYSTONE BANK LIMITEDLAGOS PLNINGLA
51LOBE BANK OF NIGERIALAGOS LBNINGL1
52MAINSTREET BANK LIMITEDLAGOS AFRNNGLA
53MANNY BANK LTD.LAGOS MAMBNGL1
54MARINA SECURITIES LIMITEDLAGOS MRSENGLA
55METROPOLITAN BANK LTDLAGOS METMNGL1
56NIGERIA UNIVERSAL BANK LIMITEDKADUNA KACBNG21
57NIGERIA UNIVERSAL BANK LTD.KATSINA KNUBNGL1022
58NIGERIA UNIVERSAL BANK LTD.LAGOS KNUBNGL1
59NIGERIAN EXPORT IMPORT BANKABUJA NEXMNGLA
60NIGERIAN INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT BANK LTDLAGOS NIDBNGL1
61NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE THELAGOS XNSANGL1
62RAND MERCHANT BANK NIGERIAVICTORIA ISLAND FIRNNGLA
63RENAISSANCE SECURITIES (NIGERIA) LIMITEDLAGOS REECNGL1
64SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS WEST AFRICA LIMITEDLAGOS SECTNGL1
65SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS WEST AFRICA LIMITEDLAGOS SECTNGL1701
66SKYE BANK PLCLAGOS PRDTNGLA
67STANBIC IBTC BANK PLCLAGOS(HEAD OFFICE) SBICNGLX
68STANDARD CHARTERED BANK NIGERIA LIMITEDLAGOS(UNITRUST, HEAD OFFICE BRANCH) SCBLNGLAPYT
69STANDARD CHARTERED BANK NIGERIA LIMITEDLAGOS(SECURITIES SERVICES) SCBLNGLASSU
70STANDARD CHARTERED BANK NIGERIA LIMITEDLAGOS SCBLNGLA
71STERLING BANK PLCLAGOS NAMENGLA
72TRADE BANK PLCLAGOS TDEBNGL1
73TRADE ON WEB LLCWARRI TRLLNGL1
74UNION BANK OF NIGERIA PLCLAGOS UBNINGLA
75UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABA(EZIUKWU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA223
76UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABA(ABA/OWERRI RD. BRANCH) UNAFNGLA171
77UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABA(ABA MAIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA088
78UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABEOKUTA(ABEOKUTA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA055
79UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABUJA(NICON NOGA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA215
80UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCABUJA(ABUJA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA114
81UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCAKURE(AKURE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA056
82UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCASABA(ASABA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA175
83UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCAWKA(AWKA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA164
84UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCBAUCHI(BAUCHI BRANCH) UNAFNGLA030
85UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCBENIN CITY(UGBOWO BRANCH) UNAFNGLA117
86UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCBENIN CITY(BENIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA044
87UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCCALABAR(CALABAR BRANCH) UNAFNGLA094
88UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCEKET(EKET BRANCH) UNAFNGLA222
89UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCENUGU(UNEC BRANCH) UNAFNGLA123
90UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCENUGU(ENUGU BRANCH) UNAFNGLA084
91UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCENUGU(AGBANI ROAD BRANCH) UNAFNGLA176
92UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCFUNTUA(FUNTUA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA054
93UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCGOMBE(GOMBE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA152
94UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCHADEJIA(HADEJIA BRANCH) UNAFNGLA126
95UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIBADAN(MOLETE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA042
96UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIBADAN(IWO ROAD BRANCH) UNAFNGLA166
97UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIBADAN(IBADAN MAIN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA040
98UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIBADAN(AMUNIGUN BRANCH) UNAFNGLA043
99UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIDAH(IDAH BRANCH) UNAFNGLA112
100UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA PLCIJEBU ODE(IJEBU ODE BRANCH) UNAFNGLA132