Swift Codes or BIC Codes for all the Banks in the world. You can find it here!
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Swift Code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and it is unique identification code for a particular bank. These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. Banks also used the codes for exchanging other messages between them.

The Swift code consists of 8 or 11 characters. When 8-digits code is given, it refers to the primary office. The code formatted as below;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • First 4 characters - bank code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code (only letters)
  • Next 2 characters - location code (letters and digits) (passive participant will have "1" in the second character)
  • Last 3 characters - branch code, optional ('XXX' for primary office) (letters and digits)

Currently, there are over 40,000 “live” Swift codes. The "live" codes are for the partners who are actively connected to the Swift network. On top of that, there are more than 50,000 additional codes, which are used for manual transactions. These additional codes are for the passive participants.

The registrations of Swift Codes are handled by Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (“SWIFT”) and their headquarters is located in La Hulpe, Belgium. SWIFT is the registered trademarks of S.W.I.F.T. SCRL with a registered address at Avenue Adèle 1, B-1310 La Hulpe, Belgium.

Nepal Bank Swift Codes

Nepal Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in Nepal. These SWIFT codes are only the active participants who are connected to SWIFT network. The passive participant’s codes are excluded from the list.


ID Bank or Institution City Branch Swift Code
1 ACE DEVELOPMENT BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU ACDENPKA
2 AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT BANK LTD KATHMANDU ADBLNPKA
3 BANK OF KATHMANDU LIMITED KATHMANDU BOKLNPKA
4 CENTURY COMMERCIAL BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU CCBNNPKA
5 CITIZENS BANK INTERNATIONAL LIMITED KATHMANDU CTZNNPKA
6 CIVIL BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU CIVLNPKA
7 EVEREST BANK LTD. KATHMANDU EVBLNPKA
8 GLOBAL IME BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU GLBBNPKA
9 HIMALAYAN BANK LTD. KATHMANDU HIMANPKA
10 JANATA BANK NEPAL LIMITED KATHMANDU JBNLNPKA
11 KASTHAMANDAP DEVELOPMENT BANK LTD KATHMANDU KDBLNPKA
12 KUMARI BANK LTD KATHMANDU KMBLNPKA
13 LAXMI BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU LXBLNPKA
14 LUMBINI BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU LUBLNPKA
15 MACHHAPUCHCHHRE BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU MBLNNPKA
16 MEGA BANK NEPAL LIMITED KATHMANDU MBNLNPKA
17 NABIL BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU NARBNPKA
18 NEPAL BANGLADESH BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU NPBBNPKA
19 NEPAL BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU NEBLNPKA
20 NEPAL CREDIT AND COMMERCE BANK LTD. KATHMANDU (NEW ROAD BRANCH) NBOCNPKANRD
21 NEPAL CREDIT AND COMMERCE BANK LTD. KATHMANDU NBOCNPKA
22 NEPAL INVESTMENT BANK LTD. KATHMANDU NIBLNPKT
23 NEPAL RASTRA BANK KATHMANDU (FOREIGN EXCHANGE DEPARTMENT) NRBLNPKAFED
24 NEPAL RASTRA BANK KATHMANDU NRBLNPKA
25 NEPAL SBI BANK LTD., KATHMANDU KATHMANDU (BIRGUNJ BRANCH) NSBINPKA001
26 NEPAL SBI BANK LTD., KATHMANDU KATHMANDU NSBINPKA
27 NIC ASIA BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU NICENPKA
28 NMB BANK LTD KATHMANDU NMBBNPKA
29 PRABHU BANK LTD KATHMANDU PRVUNPKA
30 PRIME COMMERCIAL BANK LTD KATHMANDU PCBLNPKA
31 RASTRIYA BANIJYA BANK KATHMANDU RBBANPKA
32 SANIMA BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU SNMANPKA
33 SIDDHARTHA BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU SIDDNPKA
34 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK NEPAL LIMITED KATHMANDU SCBLNPKA
35 SUNRISE BANK LIMITED KATHMANDU SRBLNPKA
36 TOURISM DEVELOPMENT BANK LTD. KATHMANDU TDBLNPKA