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South Africa Bank SWIFT Codes - Page 10

South Africa The table below are the list of Swift Codes for all banks and institutions in South Africa. Click on the Swift Code to find out the bank or institution details, address & maps.


No Bank or Institution City Branch SWIFT Code
451 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJTTG
452 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJUMG
453 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJUNO
454 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJUVU
455 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJWBS
456 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA LINKZAJJWPF
457 TRUSTLINK (PTY) LTD PRETORIA (ASCENDIS HEALTH LIMITED) LINKZAJJAHL
458 TULLETT PREBON SOUTH AFRICA (PTY) LTD SANDTON TPSFZAJ1
459 UBANK LIMITED SUNNINGHILL YOUBZAJJ
460 UBS SOUTH AFRICA (PROPRIETARY) LIMITED JOHANNESBURG UBSWZAJJ
461 UNIBANK LTD JOHANNESBURG UNAAZAJ1
462 VBS MUTUAL BANK RIVONIA VBSMZAJJ
463 VECTOR EQUITIES (PTY) LTD CAPE TOWN VEQTZAJ1
464 VISIO CAPITAL MANAGEMENT PTY LTD SANDTON VMGCZAJJ
465 VUNANI CAPITAL MARKETS (PTY) LTD SANDTON VCMTZAJ1
466 VUNANI FUND MANGERS (PTY) LTD CAPE TOWN VFMPZAJ1
467 VUNANI SECURITIES (PROPRIETARY) LIMITED SANDTON CEQPZAJJ
468 VW OF SOUTH AFRICA UITENHAGE SOAFZAJ1
469 WATERMARK SECURITIES (PTY) LTD JOHANNESBURG WASPZAJ1
470 WELLSFABER (PTY) LTD HOWARD PLACE WEPTZAJ1
471 WJ MORGAN AND ASSOCIATES JOHANNESBURG WJMAZAJ1

What is a SWIFT Code?

Swift code or also commonly known as BIC Code is a standard format to uniquely identify a bank, financial institution and non-financial institution. This standard approved by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). BIC stands for Business Identifier Codes.

The codes are widely used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers or telegraphic transfer. Other uses include to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks.

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The Swift code can be either 8 or 11 characters long, and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The code consists of 4 separate section, and the format arrange in the following manner;

AAAA BB CC DDD

  • The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the institution. Only letters.
  • The next 2 characters ("BB") specify the country where the instituions located. The code follows the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
  • The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the instiution's location. Can be letters and digits. Passive participants will have "1" in the second character,
  • The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the institution's branch. This section is an optional. A 'XXX' refers to a primary office. Can be letters and digits.

There are 2 types of Swift Codes, namely Live & Passive Codes. The Live Codes are for institutions who are actively connected to the Swift Network while Passive Codes are used for manual transactions.

Swift Code registrations and management are the responsibility of "Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication" (“SWIFT”) which 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.