Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code) Details for BARCZMLXKPC

BARCZMLXKPC is the swift code for (KITWE PROCESSING CENTRE BUILDING) Branch of BARCLAYS BANK OF ZAMBIA LTD Bank in KITWE Zambia. The Branch Code for this swift code is KPC. This swift code belongs to a financial institution.

Swift Code is also known as SWIFT-BIC, BIC (Bank Identifier Code), or SWIFT ID. Bank Identifier Code or BIC for BARCLAYS BANK OF ZAMBIA LTD (KITWE PROCESSING CENTRE BUILDING) is also BARCZMLXKPC .

Swift Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)
Bank BARCLAYS BANK OF ZAMBIA LTD
Branch (KITWE PROCESSING CENTRE BUILDING)
City KITWE
Country Zambia Zambia
Branch Code KPC
Address Obote Avenue BARCLAYS KITWE ZAMBIA
Postal Code -
Type of institution Financial Institution

What is a SWIFT Code / BIC (Bank Identifier Code)

Swift Code is a unique identification code for a particular bank. It is a standard format for Business Identifier Codes (BICs, previously known as Bank Identifier Codes). It is technically used to identify banks and financial institutions globally distinctively - it says who and where they are. People use these codes to transfer money within banks for international wire transfers (the reason you're probably here looking up for info). SWIFT codes and BIC codes are same and the terms are interchangeable.


Parts of Swift Code BARCZMLXKPC

Swift codes are usually formed of 8 (or) 11 characters. You can understand that a swift code or BIC refers to a primary office when it's formatted in an 8-digit code. The codes are arranged in the following manner:

BARC ZM LX KPC
  • Bank Code (A-Z) - 4 letter code. The first four letters indicate the shortened version of a bank's name. The Bank Code for this is BARC.
  • Country Code (A-Z) - 2 letter code. The second two letters say the name of the country in which the bank is located. The Country Code for this is ZM. The country corresponding to this country code is Zambia.
  • Location Code (0-9) (A-Z) - A 2 digit code that could be either two letters or numbers. It says where the bank's head office is located. The Location Code for this is LX.
  • Branch Code - This is an optional 3-digit code. It states a particular branch instead of the bank's head office. The Branch Code for this is KPC.

4 Letter Bank Code 2 Letter Country Code 2 Letter Location Code 3 Letter Branch Code
BARC ZM LX KPC