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.

Tanzania Bank Swift Codes - Page 2

Tanzania Below are the SWIFT codes for all banks in Tanzania. 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
51 NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE, THE MWANZA (MWANZA BRANCH) NLCBTZTX0T5
52 NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE, THE TANGA (TANGA BRANCH) NLCBTZTXTAN
53 NATIONAL BANK OF COMMERCE, THE ZANZIBAR (ZANZIBAR BRANCH-UNGUJA) NLCBTZTXZAN
54 NATIONAL MICROFINANCE BANK LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM NMIBTZTZ
55 NIC BANK (TANZANIA) LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM SFICTZTZ
56 PEOPLE'S BANK OF ZANZIBAR, THE ZANZIBAR (CHAKE CHAKE BRANCH) PBZATZTZCHK
57 PEOPLE'S BANK OF ZANZIBAR, THE ZANZIBAR (MWANAKWEREKWE BRANCH) PBZATZTZNWK
58 PEOPLE'S BANK OF ZANZIBAR, THE ZANZIBAR PBZATZTZ
59 STANBIC BANK TANZANIA LTD. DAR ES SALAAM SBICTZTX
60 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK TANZANIA LTD DAR ES SALAAM (SECURITIES SERVICES UNIT) SCBLTZTXSSU
61 STANDARD CHARTERED BANK TANZANIA LTD DAR ES SALAAM SCBLTZTX
62 TANZANIA POSTAL BANK DAR ES SALAAM TAPBTZTZ
63 TANZANIA REVENUE AUTHORITY DAR ES SALAAM TARATZTZ
64 TANZANIA WOMEN'S BANK LTD DAR ES SALAAM TWBLTZTZ
65 TIB CORPORATE BANK LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM TAINTZTZ
66 TWIGA BANCORP LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM TWIGTZTZ
67 UBL BANK (TANZANIA) LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM UNILTZTZ
68 UCHUMI COMMERCIAL BANK LTD MOSHI UCCTTZTZ
69 UNITED BANK FOR AFRICA (TANZANIA) LIMITED DAR ES SALAAM UNAFTZTZ