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)

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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.

South Africa Bank Swift Codes - Page 5

South Africa Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in South Africa. 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
201 STANDARD BANK OF SOUTH AFRICA LIMITED,THE JOHANNESBURG (SECURITIES LENDING) SBZAZAJJFSL
202 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK JOHANNESBURG SCBLZAJ2
203 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK JOHANNESBURG SCBLZAJJ
204 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK JOHANNESBURG (SECURITIES SERVICES) SCBLZAJJSSU
205 STANLIB ASSET MANAGEMENT MELROSE ARCH LBAMZAJJ
206 STATE BANK OF INDIA JOHANNESBURG SBINZAJJ
207 STEINHOFF AFRICA HOLDINGSPROPRIETARY LIMITED STELLENBOSCH SAHYZAJJ
208 STRATE JOHANNESBURG STRAZAJ2
209 STRATE (PTY) LTD JOHANNESBURG (STRATE REGISTRAR) STRAZAJJREG
210 STRATE (PTY) LTD JOHANNESBURG (TFS) STRAZAJJTFS
211 STRATE (PTY) LTD SANDTON STRAZAJJ
212 STRATE (PTY) LTD SANDTON (CENTRAL DEPOSITORY) STRAZAJJCDX
213 STRATE (PTY) LTD SANDTON (UNEXCOR) STRAZAJJUNX
214 SWISS RE LIFE AND HEALTH AFRICA LTD CAPE TOWN SWREZAJJ
215 SYFRETS SECURITIES LIMITED JOHANNESBURG SYSCZAJJ
216 SYGNIA SECURITIES (PTY) LTD JOHANNESBURG SYSYZAJ2
217 TAQUANTA SECURITIES (PTY) LTD SANDOWN NIBZZAJJ
218 TELKOM SA LIMITED PRETORIA TELKZAJP
219 THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RSA IN ITS NATIONAL TREASURY PRETORIA TALMZAJP
220 THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RSA IN ITS NATIONAL TREASURY PRETORIA (GEHS) TALMZAJPGEH
221 THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RSA IN ITS NATIONAL TREASURY PRETORIA (OFFICE OF THE ACCOUNTANT GENERAL) TALMZAJPOAG
222 THE SOUTH AFRICAN BANK OF ATHENS LIMITED SANDTON BATHZAJJ
223 THEBE STOCKBROKING PTY LTD BRYANSTON PLRPZAJJ
224 TRANSNET LIMITED JOHANNESBURG TNETZAJJ
225 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJ
226 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJAAD
227 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJABC
228 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJACA
229 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJACI
230 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJAFF
231 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJAFG
232 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJAFP
233 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJALE
234 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJAPL
235 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJARC
236 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBCO
237 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBEL
238 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBJB
239 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBLE
240 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBLY
241 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRA
242 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRB
243 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRH
244 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRI
245 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRL
246 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRM
247 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJBRS
248 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJCDE
249 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJCII
250 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJCJP