Banks Quick Codes On Mobile Phones : Bank USSD Codes 20


Transfer Codes For Different Banks In NIgeria

 

Some Banks in Nigeria have made it easy for their customers to carry out a lot of transactions on their mobile phones. These Banks Quick Codes (or Bank USSD codes) come with different names for different banks. Some of these mobile banking activities include simply sending a code to a number using your mobile number. You do not need to download any App or have any internet connection on your mobile phone. You only need credit on your phone.

What is USSD Codes

Before you continue reading this article , you may care to find out the meaning of USSD code. USSD is the acronym for  Unstructured Supplementary Service Data. If you care to find out more about it, read my article on What Is The Meaning Of Bank USSD Code.

 

Back to our discussion on Bank quick codes. The mobile number for the USSD codes shall be the one used during opening of your account with the bank.

These are some of the banks USSD Codes.

All Bank USSD Code

Zenith Bank USSD Codes – *966#

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Zenith Bank USSD Code | Register – *966#

  • You need to register first before using the Zenith Bank USSD code – *966* . Registration involves 6 steps.
  1. Simply dial *966*00# with your AlertZ number
  2. You will be prompted to enter the last 4 digits of your Debit (ATM) card number.
  3. The next page displays your Account Name. And you are prompted to create a 4 digit PIN.
  4. Confirm the 4 digit PIN.
  5. If successful, you will get a message “ Retrieving your balance “.
  6. You receive an SMS containing the balances on all your accounts.

Account Opening: A non account holder opens Zenith Bank account by simply dialing *966*0#

 

Zenith Bank Account Balance Code – *966#

How do I check my account balance on Zenith Bank?,

To check account balance on Zenith Bank USSD platform, simply dial *966*00# . Follow the instructions display on the screen to complete the process.

You can also check your Zenith Bank account balance by dialing only *966#

  • Select Option 3 for Check Balance
  • You receive SMS stating all balances on your accounts with Zenith Bank that have your BVN number attached to it.

SMS charges apply to this operation.

Zenith Bank USSD Code Transfer Money – *966#

How dol I transfer money from My Zenith Bank account to another account using my mobile phone?

To transfer money from your Zenith Bank account to other account from your mobile phone, simply dial *966*Amount*Account number#. Follow on screen instruction and complete your transaction with your PIN/Token.

Charges apply to this operation.

Zenith Bank Airtime Recharge Code – *966#

For Zenith Bank Airtime recharge code for self, simply dial *966*Amount# and follow on screen instruction to complete transaction.

Airtime recharge from your Zenith Bank account for others or another mobile number outside the registered number, dial *966*Amount*Mobile Number#. They help you load airtime from your Zenith Bank account.

 

-Zenith Bank ussd code for BVN update, dial *966*BVN#

-Mobile banking/USSD Password and PIN, dial *966*60#

-Zenith Bank ussd code for your Bills (DSTV), dial *966*7*Amount*Smartcard number# (More on DSTV USSD Codes here)

-Zenith Bank ussd code to deactivate your Mobile banking profile, dial *966*20*0#


Things To Note:

To enjoy these services, you need a credit on your phone.

Internet connection is not necessary. You can get more details on Zenith bank site here

 

Banks Quick Codes: GTBank USSD Codes – *737#

GTBank ussd code for Account opening is  *737*0#

For Account reactivation, dial  *737*11#

Transaction PIN creation, dial  *737*5#

GTBank account balance code, dial *737*6*1# 

Ussd code to  transfer fund from my GTB account to another GTB Account , dial  *737*1*Amount*Account Number#

For GTBank fund transfer to other Banks, dial *737*2*Amount*Account Number# 

How do I buy Airtime from my GTB account? To buy your own Airtime, dial *737*Amount#

GTBank Airtime recharge code for others, dial *737*Amount*Mobile number#

Ussd code to buy data for self or others from GTB account, dial *737*4#

GTBank ussd code For  StarTime Subscription payment, dial *737*37*Amount*Decoder number#

Customers using *737# can transfer up to N1,000,000 daily and N200,000 per transfer with GTBank token.

(See more on StarTimes USSD codes here)
 Information on GTBank Quick Codes was updated: 28th December 2017. More information on GTBank website

 

Banks Quick Codes : First Bank USSD Codes – *894*

banks quick codes: First Bank USSD Code

(First Bank Of Nigeria ) FBN Register new user/create or reset Banking PIN,

just dial *894*0#

How do I check my First Bank account balance? Dial *894*00#

First Bank Airtime recharge code –  for self: dial *894*Amount#  (Note that the number must be registered with First Bank )

The First Bank airtime recharge code –  for others; dial *894*Amount*Mobile number#

First Bank fund transfer code to other Banks in Nigeria (outside First Bank) dial  *894*Amount*Account number#

For Mini Account statement, First Bank ussd code to use is   *894*Account Number#

 

 

Fidelity Bank USSD Code – *770*

To open an account as a non account holder, just dial *770*0#

To transfer funds from my Fidelity Bank account  to other accounts in Fidelity Bank, dial *770*Amount*Account number#, Follow on screen instruction and complete your transaction with your PIN/Token

Fidelity Bank Airtime recharge code – for self:  dial *770*Amount#

Airtime recharge code for others on Fidelity bank platform, dial *770*Amount*Mobile number#

Fidelity Bank ussd code for  Bills payment (DSTV or GOTV), dial *770*Code*Smartcard number* Amount#, ( For DSTV which has code of 1099, simply dial *770*1099*Smartcard number* Amount#. For GOTV which has code of 1088, simply dial *770*1088*D number* Amount#) Check out https://www.fidelitybank.ng/ebanking/770-instant-banking/ for more details.

 

 

Banks Quick Codes: Wema Bank USSD Code – *945#

To open an account as a non account holder in Wema Bank, just dial *945*1#

Ussd Code to check my Wema Bank account balance – dial *945*0#

To transfer funds to other accounts from your mobile phone in Wema Bank, dial *945*BeneficiaryAccountNumber*Amount#, Follow on screen instruction and complete your transaction with your PIN/Token.

Wema Bank Airtime self  recharge , dial *945*Amount#.

The Wema Bank  Airtime recharge for others, dial *945*Mobile Number*Amount#.

Wema Bank ussd code to buy Data for self – dial *945*2#.

To buy Data for others from your  Wema Bank account – dial  *945*2*Mobile Number#.

Cardless Withdrawal –  *945*8*Amount#.

To pay for your bills, simply dial *945#, select Pay Bills, choose the desired option, respond to the options and make your payment. Check out WEMA Bank Quick codes for details.

 

 

UBA USSD Codes On Mobile Phones– *919#

This code is still restricted to few features such as Airtime recharge and checking of Bank account balances.

UBA ussd code to check account balance; just dial *919*00#.

For Fund transfer to UBA account, just dial *919*3#.

UBA fund transfer code to other Banks , just dial *919*4#.

How to link my BVN to my UBA account?  just dial *919*6#.

Airtime recharge code for self, dial *919*Amount#.

To buy Airtime for others, dial *919*Mobile Number*Amount#.

Banks Quick Codes: Access Bank USSD Code – *901#

Account Opening on Access Bank platform is  *901*0#

Fund transfer to Account in Access Bank, dial *901*1*Amount*Account number#

Fund transfer to Account in Other Banks, dial *901*2*Amount*Account number#

For Merchant payment, dial *901*3*Amount*Account number#

To buy your own Airtime, dial *901*Amount#

Buying Airtime for others, dial *901*Amount*Mobile number#

For Bill payment, dial *901*3#

To Generate OTP, dial *901*4*1#

To Purchase Data, dial *901*8#

For Balance enquiry, dial *901*5#

Get more information on Access bank USSD Codes here

 

 Heritage Bank USSD Code – *322#

To transfer funds,  dial *322*030*ACCOUNTNUMBER*AMOUNT# , follow on screen

instruction and complete your transaction.

Heritage Bank Airtime self recharge , dial *322*030*AMOUNT#

For Airtime purchase for others, dial *322*030*PHONENUMBER*AMOUNT#

To pay for DSTV , dial *322*030*1099 *AMOUNT# ( See other DSTV USSD Subscription codes)

 

 

 Diamond Bank USSD Code – *426#

To transfer funds within and outside Diamond Bank,

dial *426*Amount*Account Number# , follow on screen

instruction and complete your transaction.

Diamond Bank Airtime self recharge , dial *426*AMOUNT#

For Airtime purchase for others, dial *426*AMOUNT*PHONENUMBER#

To check your Account balance, dial *426*00#

For PIN change, dial *426*0#

 

EcoBank Nigeria USSD Code – *326#

EcoBank is not restricted to Nigeria and hence has different codes for individual countries.

Banking codes for countries are as follows –

Nigeria -simply dial  *326# and follow instructions to complete transaction.

Kenya -simply dial  *335# and follow instructions to complete transaction.

Tanzania -simply dial  *150*18# and follow instructions to complete transaction.

Uganda -simply dial  *235# and follow instructions to complete transaction.

Transactions carried out using the EcoBank USSD codes include Fund transfer, Airtime

purchase, Account balance check and getting mini account statement.

Bill payments or also carried out on the platform.

 

Skye Bank USSD Code:  – *833#

Skye Bank short code for Account Opening is *833*1#

The Skye Bank short code for Fund transfer , dial *833*3#

To check my Skye Bank account balance online,  dial *833*6#

How do I buy airtime from my Skye bank account? Simply dial *833*Amount#

Buying Airtime for others, dial *833*Amount*mobile number#

Skye Bank short code for Bill payment, dial *833*2#

 

 

 Sterling Bank USSD Code –  *822#

To transfer funds within and outside Sterling Bank,

dial *822#, follow on screen

instruction and complete your transaction.

Sterling Bank Airtime self recharge , dial *822*AMOUNT#

Ussd code for  Airtime recharge for others using my Sterling Bank account, dial *822*AMOUNT*MOBILE NO#

Sterling Bank ussd code to check my account balance; dial *822*6#

For PIN change, dial *822# follow on screen instruction and complete your transaction.

 You may also like the article on some errors found while using Bank ussd code

 

FCMB USSD Code – *329#

For you to use the *329# FCMB, you need to register your phone on the platform. You do this by dialing *329# on the phone used in opening your account.

FCMB mobile transfer code to other banks:  dial *329*Amount*Account number# and follow instructions.

For FCMB (First City Monument Bank mobile recharge code) mobile recharge code for self recharge , dial *329*AMOUNT#

FCMB short code for Airtime recharge for others, dial *329*AMOUNT*MOBILE NO#

How to check FCMB account balance online: The FCMB short code for account balance online  is  *329*00#

FCMB short code to reset pin is *329*0#

Jaiz Bank Code: – SMS Banking – 08055555700

Jaiz Bank uses sms banking instead of ussd code. In the sms banking, Customers send sms using certain sms format for transactions.

S/N Transaction Type SMS Format Sample Message
1 Change your PIN CHANGEPIN OLDPIN NEWPIN CHANGEPIN 0000 1234
2 Balance Enquiry BALANCE ACCTNO PIN BALANCE 01452318653 4735
3 Blocking of Account BLOCK ACCTNO PIN BLOCK 01452318653 4735
4 Last 5 Transactions TRANSACTIONS ACCTNO PIN TRANSACTIONS 01452318653 4735
5 Confirm Cheque CONFIRMCHEQUE ACCTNO LEAFNUMBER AMOUNT PIN CONFIRMCHEQUE 01452318653 26 3700.00 4735
6 Stop Cheque STOPCHEQUE ACCTNOLEAFNUMBER PIN STOPCHEQUE 01452318653 30 4735
7 ATM Card Block BLOCKCARD ACCTNO PIN BLOCKCARD 01452318653 4735
8 Account Statement Request via Email STATEMENTREQUEST ACCTNO PIN STATEMENT 01452318653 4735
9 HELP HELP HELP

 

 

Get more information on Jaiz bank SMS Banking Codes here

 

Bank USSD Code Error Messages

There are times users of Bank USSD platform experience some errors using the code for transactions. The errors may be as a result of network issues, or wrong operational procedures by the user. In all cases, Users will always receive an error message. I have listed some of these error messages and their possible solutions. You may get detailed information on the Bank USSD code error messages and the possible solutions here..

Mobile Banking Safety Tips

Mobile banking involves the use of Mobile phones in banking transaction.All these transfer codes for different banks in Nigeria are used on your mobile phones . There is therefore the need to ensure the safety of your Mobile device. Learn more on Protecting Your Mobile Phone. 

 

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