FNB Branch Code 250655 - The Universal Branch Code for EFT
Use The FNB Universal Branch Code Instead
FNB has thousands of branches all over South Africa and abroad. Branch names and codes are not easy to remember because there might be more than one branch in a town.
But there's a better solution for clients.
You can use the FNB universal branch code system. The system allows the use of a 6-digit single code for all the branches in South Africa.
So, what is your FNB universal branch code? 250 655
Use the universal FNB code for internet banking services such as making eft payments to other FNB accounts.
This will save you a lot of time and stress.
How To Check For The FNB Branch-Specific Code?
If you remember a branch-specific code, you're more than welcome to use it.
The bank will use the code to identify the area in which your account was opened.
Find your specific branch code using the FNB's branch locator tool.
The tool will give you all the details (branch name, code, contact details, etc.) you need about a branch, see screenshot below:
But the FNB universal branch code 250 655 is the best alternative to the traditional branch coding system.
Your payment/transaction will be processed quickly when you use the generic or universal branch code.
So, you don't have to stress about incorrect account details when making payment online.
Universal Branch Code Vs Swift Code
Customers usually confuse the universal branch code with swift code.
As discussed above, the FNB universal branch code is a generic 6-digit number used to locally identify branches in South Africa.
Whereas swift code is an international banking code given and authorized by the central bank.
FNB swift code makes sending and receiving money from anyone outside of South Africa.
If you want to make a payment abroad, here's the FNB's swift code: FIRNZAJJ
The code is a unique identifier for FNB in the world of banking internationally.
All the banks in South Africa have a swift code.
Banks often add a mockup when helping you make an international payment - forex exchange.
You could pay a large amount of markup, depending on who you bank with.
To verify FNB universal branch code, visit www.fnb.co.za and contact them directly.