BVN – Bank Verification Number commonly called BVN is a biometric identification system implemented by the Central Bank of Nigeria to curb or reduce illegal banking transactions in Nigeria.
It is a modern security measure in line with the Central Bank of Nigeria Act 1958 to reduce fraud in the banking system.
The bvn is connected format of bank securing account in nigeria and it has been one of the best way to help solve money fraud and many more cases of looting of money by those in top places.
To check your bvn it very simple all you need to do first to make sure your bank account is registered with the phone number you are using.
Bank Verification Number (BVN) to check your bank verification number on your mobile phones.
simply Dial *565*0# to check your Bank Verification Number “BVN” from your Mobile phones at N10 only.
Now take a pen and write it down inside your dairy for future purposes.
You should always know that the BVN is an 11 digit number that acts as your universal ID in all banks in Nigeria. Think of it as a socio – security number but for the banking industry. It ensures you can engage in transactions at any Point of Banking operations.
How to Link your Access bank (BVN) Bank Verification Number
It can be done in any of the Access Bank BVN Linkage through our website.
BVN Linkage by Text Message. With the Access BVN short code, you can link your BVN to your Access Bank Account. To do this, simply text BVN, your account number and BVN number to 20121.
Click here to find out branches where you can register for BVN.