Solomon Islands Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKI||HONIARA||ANZBSBSB|
|2||BANK OF SOUTH PACIFIC LIMITED||HONIARA||BOSPSBSB|
|3||BRED BANK SOLOMON||HONIARA||BREDSBSB|
|4||CENTRAL BANK OF SOLOMON ISLANDS||HONIARA||CBSISBSB|
|5||PAN OCEANIC BANK LIMITED||HONIARA||POBBSBSB|
|6||SOLOMON ISLANDS TOBACCO COMPANY||HONIARA||BATSSBA1|
What is Solomon Islands 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 Solomon Islands.
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 SB CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("SB") 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.
Solomon Islands is a sovereign state consisting of six major islands and over 900 smaller islands in Oceania lying to the east of Papua New Guinea and northwest of Vanuatu and covering a land area of 28,400 square kilometres.The country has a population of 652,858 and its capital, Honiara, is located on the island of Guadalcanal. The country takes its name from the Solomon Islands archipelago, which is a collection of Melanesian islands that also includes the North Solomon Islands, but excludes outlying islands, such as Rennell and Bellona, and the Santa Cruz Islands.