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.

Zambia Bank SWIFT Codes

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

NoBank or InstitutionCityBranch NameSWIFT Code
1AB BANK ZAMBIA LTD.LUSAKA ABBAZMLU
2ACCESS BANK ZAMBIA LIMITEDLUSAKA AZAMZMLU
3AFRICAN BANKING CORPORATION ZAMBIALUSAKA FMBZZMLX
4AFRICAN COMMERCIAL BANK LTDLUSAKA ACBKZML1
5BANK OF CHINA (ZAMBIA) LTDLUSAKA BKCHZMLU
6BANK OF ZAMBIALUSAKA BAZAZMLU
7BANK OF ZAMBIALUSAKA(AUTHORISED SETTLEMENT AGENT) BAZAZMLUASA
8BARCLAYS BANK PLC ZAMBIAKITWE(KITWE PROCESSING CENTRE) BARCZMLXKPC
9BARCLAYS BANK PLC ZAMBIALUSAKA(HEAD OFFICE) BARCZMLX
10CAVMONT MERCHANT BANK LIMITEDLUSAKA CVMTZMLU
11CAVMONT SECURITIES LIMITEDLUSAKA CAVRZML1
12CITIBANK ZAMBIA LTDLUSAKA CITIZMLU
13DEVELOPMENT BANK OF ZAMBIALUSAKA DEBZZML1
14ECOBANK ZAMBIALUSAKA ECOCZMLU
15FINANCE BANK ZAMBIA LIMITED.LUSAKA ZFBAZMLU
16FINANCE BANK ZAMBIA LIMITED.NDOLA ZFBAZML102N
17FIRST ALLIANCE BANKLUSAKA FALLZMLU
18FIRST NATIONAL BANK ZAMBIA LIMITEDLUSAKA FIRNZMLX
19FX AFRICALUSAKA FXAFZML1
20INDO ZAMBIA BANKLUSAKA INZAZMLX
21INTERMARKET BANKING CORPORATION LIMITEDLUSAKA IDHZZMLU
22INTERMARKET SECURITIES ZAMBIA LTDLUSAKA INSZZML1
23INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANK ZAMBIA LIMITEDLUSAKA ICZAZMLU
24INVESTRUST BANK LTDLUSAKA VSTRZMLU
25LUSAKA STOCK EXCHANGELUSAKA XLUSZML1
26LUSE CENTRAL SHARES DEPOSITORY LIMITEDLUSAKA LCSDZML1
27MANIFOLD INVESTMENT BANK LIMITEDLUSAKA MINVZML1
28MERIDIEN BIAO ZAMBIA LTD.LUSAKA MEZAZML1
29NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIACHIPATA NSCBZML1022
30NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIAKASAMA NSCBZML1023
31NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIALIVINGSTONE NSCBZML1024
32NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIALUSAKA NSCBZML1
33NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIAMANSA NSCBZML1025
34NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIAMONGU NSCBZML1026
35NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIANDOLA NSCBZML102N
36NATIONAL SAVINGS AND CREDIT BANK OF ZAMBIASOLWEZI NSCBZML1027
37NEW CAPITAL BANK PLCLUSAKA NCBPZML1
38PANGAEA/EMI SECURITIES LIMITEDLUSAKA PSNIZML1
39SABMILLER ZAMBIALUSAKA SABMZMZ1HSL
40SABMILLER ZAMBIALUSAKA SABMZMZ1NBP
41SABMILLER ZAMBIALUSAKA SABMZMZ1ZBP
42SABMILLER ZAMBIALUSAKA SABMZMZ1
43STANBIC BANK ZAMBIA LTD.KITWE SBICZML10ZK
44STANBIC BANK ZAMBIA LTD.LUSAKA(LUSAKA BRANCH) SBICZMLX
45STANBIC BANK ZAMBIA LTD.NDOLA SBICZML10ZN
46STANDARD CHARTERED BANK ZAMBIA LTDLUSAKA SCBLZMLX
47STANDARD CHARTERED BANK ZAMBIA LTDLUSAKA(SECURITIES SERVICES UNIT) SCBLZMLXSSU
48STANDARD CHARTERED BANK ZAMBIA LTDNDOLA(NDOLA SOUTH BRANCH) SCBLZML102N
49UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA ZAMBIA LIMITEDLUSAKA UNAFZMLU
50ZAMBIA EXPORT AND IMPORT BANK LIMITEDLUSAKA ZAEIZML1
51ZAMBIA NATIONAL COMMERCIALLUSAKA ZNCOZMLU