Nigeria government in a bid to curb illegal financial activities introduce BVN, BVN is an acronym meaning BANK VERIFICATION NUMBER.  It was introduced by Federal Government  through CBN (Central Bank Of Nigeria)  in 2014 .  BVN is such great way of limiting money laundering  in country due it unique feature of one person – one BVN.

BVN make use of user  fingerprint , Signature , photography and others to establishes a record that is unique to a person.

So, irrespective of number of bank account you have, you are limited to only one BVN.  This bring us to our topic of discussion :

How To Check BVN Number Online

There is basically  two approach to check your BVN:   

Walking to your bank and request bank BVN

Checking it yourself.

In this post we are only interested in Second option – Checking  your BVN yourself.

You do not  need  internet connection  to check your BVN or any high-end Smartphone. With the  codes below you can check your BVN on go.

How to check BVN code number on MTN: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code number on Airtel: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code number on 9mobile (Etisalat): Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code number on Glo: Dial *565*0#

And also, you can check your BVN code number for any bank in Nigeria with the same code. For instance:

 How to check BVN code for Diamond: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for First Bank: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for FCMB: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for Stanbic IBTC: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for Eco Bank: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for Union Bank: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for UBA: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for Zenith Bank: Dial *565*0#
How to check BVN code for Access Bank: Dial *565*0# and so on and so .

So, irrespective of Mobile Network or Bank you are using you can dial  *565*0# and your BVN will be shown to you.

How To Check your BVN easily Online:

For security reasons, the best way to check your bank BVN online is the use of  your bank Mobile APP or  You sign in  to your Online Banking Site.

How much does it costs to check BVN number?

Well, to know your BVN number from any Nigeria network it will definitely costs a little, thankfully It costs just N20 to check your BVN code number in Nigeria.

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