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How to check your BVN online

With the increasing incidents of compromise on conventional security systems (password and PIN), there is a high demand for greater security on access to sensitive or personal information in the Banking system.

The BVN gives each Bank customer a unique identity across the Nigerian Banking industry that can be used for easy identification and verification at Point of Banking operations.

Biometrics refers to identification of an individual based on physiological attributes- fingerprint, voice, facial features etc. To address existing challenges with identity management, the Central Bank of Nigeria, in collaboration with all Nigerian banks launched a centralized biometric identification system tagged Bank Verification Number (BVN)

How Do I Check My BVN?

If you have forgotten your BVN, or need to access it immediately, you don't necessarily have to go to your bank to retrieve it, with just a simple universal code you can check your BVN with your mobile phone, no internet required.

To check your BVN on various platforms, follow these steps:

How To Check BVN Code On MTN

  • Dial the code, *565*0#
  • Your BVN shows on your screen
  • Make the required payment charges by MTN

 

How To Check BVN Code On Glo

  • Dial the code, *565*0#
  • Your BVN shows on your screen


How To Check BVN Code On 9Mobile

  • Dial the code, *565*0#
  • Your BVN shows on your screen
  • Make the required payment charges by 9Mobile

 

How To Check BVN Code On Airtel

  • Dial the code, *565*0#
  • Your BVN shows on your screen
  • Make the required payment charges by Airtel


How To Check BVN Code On FirstBank

  • Dial *565*0#

 

How To Check BVN Code On Diamond Bank

  • Dial *565*0#

 

How To Check BVN Code On FCMB

  • Dial *565*0#

 

How To Check BVN Code On Stanbic IBTC

  • Dial *565*0#


How To Check BVN Code On Union Bank

  • Dial *565*0#

 

How To Check BVN Code On UBA

  • Dial *565*0#

 

How To Check BVN Code On Zenith Bank

  • Dial *565*0#


Note:

You can use this *565*0# to check your BVN code on any network you are using, MTN, Glo, 9Mobile, or Airtel.

It also works for any Nigerian bank , FirstBank, Diamond Bank, FCMB, Stanbic IBTC, Union Bank, UBA, Zenith Bank, and Access Bank, except for GTBank


  • Make the required payment charges by Glo

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