Papua New Guinea Bank Swift Code and BIC Code
|1||AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKI||PORT MORESBY||ANZBPGPX|
|2||BANK OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA||PORT MORESBY||BPNGPGPM|
|3||BANK OF SOUTH PACIFIC LIMITED||PORT MORESBY||BOSPPGPM|
|4||BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO (PNG)||PORT MORESBY||BATSPGA1|
|5||FIRST INVESTMENT FINANCE LIMITE||PORT MORESBY||FIVFPGPM|
|6||KINA BANK LIMITED||PORT MORESBY||KINIPGPG|
|7||WESTPAC BANK - PNG - LIMITED||PORT MORESBY||WPACPGPM|
What is Papua New Guinea 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 Papua New Guinea.
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 PG CC DDD
- The first 4 characters ("AAAA") specify the bank. Only letters are allowed.
- The next 2 characters ("PG") 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.
Papua New Guinea (PNG;, also US:; Tok Pisin: Papua Niugini; Hiri Motu: Papua Niu Gini), officially the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, is a sovereign state in Oceania that occupies the eastern half of the island of New Guinea and its offshore islands in Melanesia, a region of the southwestern Pacific Ocean north of Australia. Its capital, located along its southeastern coast, is Port Moresby. The western half of New Guinea forms the Indonesian provinces of Papua and West Papua. It is the world's third largest island country with 462,840 km².