How to check your BVN using your mobile phone

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This is a quick guide that shows you how to check your BVN on a phone.

Remember the chaos Bank Verification Number (BVN) caused us few months back. People crowded banks in a rush to beat the deadline. It’s now easier to check your BVN using a mobile phone. Best of all, you don’t need any special app or internet access.

how to check your bvn on your phone

How to check your BVN on your phone

To know your BVN, dial *565*0# on the GSM line you used in registering at the bank. Wait for some seconds, the BVN will appear. SMS costs N10 only (this fee can change over time). Try this and don’t forget to share the information.


  1. It’s not been perfected yet, only works with airtel and Etisalat. Glo and mtn to follow soon.

  2. The one written on the paper might simply be your ticket number, not the BVN number.

    Ticket number will be generated instantly, BVN number will be sent to your phone.

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