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.

Papua New Guinea Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP (PNG) LTD.PORT MORESBY ANZBPGPX
2BANK OF PAPUA NEW GUINEAPORT MORESBY BPNGPGPM
3BANK OF SOUTH PACIFIC LIMITEDPORT MORESBY BOSPPGPM
4BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO (PNG) LIMITEDPORT MORESBY BATSPGA1
5FIRST INVESTMENT FINANCE LIMITEDPORT MORESBY FIVFPGPM
6MAYBANK (PNG) LIMITED PORT MORESBYPORT MORESBY MBBEPGPM
7WESTPAC BANK PNG LIMITEDPORT MORESBY WPACPGPM