Zenith Bank Code

Zenith Bank Code

Opening an account with Zenith Bank just got easier.

Simply dial *966*0# and follow the onscreen prompts. An account number will be created automatically and sent to you via SMS. Account opening forms are NOT required for the signup process. Once you sign up, look out for your ten-digit account number (NUBAN).

Check your account balance anywhere, anytime.

To check for balances on any of your accounts, all you need to do is simply dial; *966*00# on your mobile phone and follow the on-screen prompts.

Load airtime and data for self and others.

Simply dial *966*Amount*Mobile Number# on your phone (e.g. *966*1000*0803456789#) to buy airtime.

Transfer funds conveniently.

Dial *966*Amount*Account Number# (e.g. *966*1000*1234567890#) from the phone number you registered with Zenith Bank, then follow the on-screen prompts.

Pay DStv, PHCN and other Zenith Billers conveniently.

To pay your DStv and PHCN bills, simply dial; *966*7*Amount*Customer ID# on your mobile phone and follow the on-screen prompts.

To pay other Zenith Billers, simply dial; *966*6*Biller code*Amount# on your mobile phone and follow the on-screen prompts.

BVN uniquely identifies every customer.

Simply dial *966*BVN# to update your Bank Verification Number (BVN) using the number associated with your Zenith Bank account.


Mobile banking/USSD Password and PIN reset.

To do a reset, all you need to do is simply dial; *966*60# on your mobile phone and follow the on-screen prompts.


Deactivate Mobile Banking Profile.

To deactivate your mobile banking profile, simply dial; *966*20*0# on your mobile phone and follow the on-screen prompts.


Deactivate Your Account.

To stop all debit transactions from your account, simply dial; *966*911# from any mobile phone. Enter your account number then enter your AlertZ mobile number. Press “1” to continue and instantly block your account. To unblock your account, simply visit any Zenith Bank branch.




● Retrieve card PIN

Dial *966*60# and select option 4.

● Block Card

Dial *966*60# and select option 6.

● Manage cardless withdrawal

To create and cancel a cardless withdrawal code, simply dial *966*60# and select the option 7.

● Select preferred USSD account to debit

Simply dial *966*60# and select option 8 to choose your preferred USSD account to be debited for your USSD transactions.

● Perform transaction above N100k via USSD

To perform transactions above N100,000. First dial *966*60# and then select option to sign indemnity.

● Activate Agent Banking activities i.e cash in and cash out

Simply dial *966*66# and follow the on screen prompt.

● Perform USSD on POS

To perform USSD on POS Transaction simply dial *966*000# and enter your POS Reference code.