Afghanistan Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AFGHAN UNITED BANK||KABUL||AFGUAFKA|
|2||AFGHANISTAN COMMERCIAL BANK||KABUL||TBAAAFKA|
|3||AFGHANISTAN INTERNATIONAL BANK||KABUL||AFIBAFKA|
|7||BANK ALFALAH LIMITED (AFGHANIST||HERAT||ALFHAFKA|
|8||BANK ALFALAH LIMITED (AFGHANIST||KABUL||ALFHAFKA|
|9||BANKE MILLIE AFGHAN||KABUL||BMAFAFKA|
|10||DA AFGHANISTAN BANK||KABUL||AFGBAFKA|
|11||FIRST MICROFINANCE BANK LTD., T||KABUL||FMFBAFKA|
|14||HABIB BANK LIMITED||KABUL||HABBAFKA|
|15||INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT BANK OF||KABUL||IDTBAFK1|
|17||MORTGAGE AND CONSTRUCTION BANK||KABUL||CBMOAFK1|
|18||NATIONAL BANK OF PAKISTAN, KABU||KABUL||NBPAAFKA|
|19||NEW KABUL BANK||KABUL||KABUAFKA|
What is Afghanistan SWIFT Code?
SWIFT code is a standard format of Bank Identifier Codes (BIC) and serves as a unique identifier for a bank or financial institution.
These codes are used when transferring money between banks, particularly for international wire transfers. On top of that, the code is used to transmit messages between financial institutions and banks in the Afghanistan.
The SWIFT code can be either 8 or 11 characters long and 8 digits code refers to the primary office. The format of SWIFT Code is as follows;
AAAA AF CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("AF") specify the country. It use the format of ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code.
- The next 2 characters ("CC") specify the location. Letters and digits are allowed. Passive participant will have "1" in the second character
- The last 3 characters ("DDD") specify the branch. This is an optional. A 'XXX' refer to primary office. Letters and digits are allowed.
Afghanistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country at the crossroads of Central and South Asia. Afghanistan is bordered by Pakistan to the east and south; Iran to the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan to the north; and China to the northeast. Occupying 652,000 square kilometers, it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, mostly composed of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.