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How To Check Bank Verification Number On Airtel

How To Check Bank Verification Number On Airtel

Bank Verification Number (BVN) is one of the most important numbers requested across different channels as a means of identification when operating bank accounts. So for easy access, here is how you can quickly check or retrieve your BVN number on your Airtel line using your mobile phone.

BVN is a biometric identification system established by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on February 14, 2014, in alliance with the Nigerian Interbank Settlement System (NIBSS) to reduce illegal banking transactions.

This personal security number is an 11-digit code designed to be kept private and be used to verify accounts across all financial institutions in Nigeria.

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In this post, AllNews will be providing answers to all your quest on how to check or retrieve your BVN number using Airtel line, the cost of checking your BVN on the phone, how to check BVN code online, and a lot more by giving you the best information and tips on how to make use of your airtel line to check BVN code. 

You don’t need to use an internet-enabled mobile phone or need any high-end smartphone such as iPhones, Android, Tablets or iPad to check your BVN code. With the Airtel USSD code, you can quickly check your BVN number on your registered Airtel SIM card attached to your bank accounts.

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How To Check Bank Verification Number (BVN) On Airtel

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Here is the step-by-step guide on how you can check or retrieve your BVN code as an Airtel subscriber whenever you wish.

The official USSD code you need to dial your BVN number on Airtel Nigeria is simply *565*0# at N20 only. Below is the full detail.

  • Dial the code, *565*0#
  • Your BVN shows on your screen
  • Make the required payment charges by Airtel

To check your BVN code on your mobile phone via your Airtel network, you will be charged at least N20 for using your phone for a BVN code check. 

Note: To avoid checking your BVN code on a regular basis, it is advisable for you to copy the 11 digit numbers to a secure place on your phone or in a diary so that you can easily access it later. 

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Cost Of Checking BVN On Airtel Line

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To check, retrieve or access your BVN number using your mobile phone via the Airtel network will cost you a coin. Airtel Nigeria has provided its customers with a unique USSD code to ease their burden and stress of going to queue at the bank with just N20 per check.

How To Check BVN Code Online

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You can also check your BVN code online via internet banking. To know your BVN number online, log into your Internet banking app. And you will see the code displayed on your front page.

  • Check your BVN by logging into your bank app and click on the menu bar, you will see your BVN displayed on it.
  • Dial the universal code.

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