List of Approved Banks in Kenya 2021 and Their Official Branch Codes

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List of Approved Banks in Kenya – Are you looking for the list of banks in Kenya and their official branch codes? The number of banks in Kenya is close to 50, but the most popular ones are only a handful. It is good to know all banks in the country because different brands offer different services and the interest rates vary. Some banks do not have branches all over the country, making it difficult to access them.

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List of Banks in Kenya and Their Codes

The number of Kenyan banks within and outside the country continues to grow each passing day. Below are the major commercial banks:

Kenya Commercial Bank LTD

Kenya Commercial Bank Ltd is a financial services provider with its headquarters in Nairobi. It operates through a commercial bank license offered by the Central Bank of Kenya. Below are KCB branches with their codes:

  • Biashara – 01263
  • Bomet – 01181
  • Bondo – 01228
  • Bungoma – 01197
  • Buruburu – 01205
  • Busia – 01229
  • Capital Hill – 01201
  • Central Clearing Center – 01092
  • Centre – 01139
  • Chogoria – 01206
  • Chuka – 01196
  • Custody Services – 01133
  • Eastleigh – 01091
  • Egerton – 01252
  • Eldama Ravine – 01163
  • Eldoret West Branch – 01168
  • Eldoret – 01109
  • Emali – 01215
  • Embu – 01116
  • Flamingo Savings – 01217
  • Garissa – 01169
  • Garsen – 01226
  • Gateway – 01204
  • Gatundu – 01214
  • Gikomba – 01257
  • Gilgil – 01159
  • Githunguri – 01193
  • Head Office – 01094
  • Hola – 01146
  • Homabay – 01230
  • Industrial Area – 01113
  • Isiolo – 01216
  • Iten – 01158
  • Jogoo Road – 01137
  • Kabarnet – 01152
  • Kajiado – 01131
  • Kakamega – 01110
  • Kangari – 01207
  • Kangema – 01117
  • Kapenguria – 01151
  • Kapsabet – 01166
  • Kapsowar – 01231
  • Karatina – 01120
  • Karen – 01202
  • Kariobangi – 01260
  • Kawangware – 01254
  • Kehancha – 01232
  • Kengeleni – 01225
  • Kericho – 01106
  • Keroka – 01233
  • Kerugoya – 01195
  • Kiambu – 01119
  • Kianyaga – 01208
  • Kibwezi – 01164
  • KICC – 01104
  • Kikuyu – 01129
  • Kilgoris – 01234
  • Kilifi – 01174
  • Kilindini – 01111
  • Kimathi – 01255
  • Kimilili – 01235
  • Kipande House – 01101
  • Kiriaini – 01251
  • Kisii – 01191
  • Kisumu West – 01246
  • Kisumu – 01105
  • Kitale – 01149
  • Kitengela – 01162
  • Kitui – 01135
  • Kwale – 01258
  • Kyuso – 01267
  • Lamu – 01173
  • Limuru – 01155
  • Litein – 01236
  • Lodwar – 01144
  • Loitokitok – 01142
  • Lokichoggio – 01203
  • Londiani – 01237
  • Luanda – 01238
  • Machakos – 01194
  • Makuyu – 01211
  • Malaba – 01239
  • Malindi – 01199
  • Mandera – 01150
  • Maralal – 01154
  • Mariakani – 01220
  • Marigat – 01247
  • Marsabit – 01140
  • Mashariki (I/A) – 01249
  • Masii – 01270
  • Matuu – 01134
  • Maua – 01253
  • Mbale – 01183
  • Meru – 01123
  • Migori – 01192
  • Milimani/Community – 01175
  • Moi Avenue Nairobi – 01100
  • Moi’s Bridge – 01248
  • Moyale – 01127
  • Mpeketoni – 01221
  • Mtito Andei – 01222
  • Mtwapa – 01093
  • Mtwapa – 01223
  • Muhoroni – 01240
  • Mukurweini – 01177
  • Mumias – 01124
  • Murang’a – 01115
  • Mutomo – 01219
  • Mvita – 01136
  • Mwea – 01212
  • Mwingi – 01148
  • Naivasha – 01190
  • Nakuru – 01103
  • Namanga – 01256
  • Nandi Hills – 01143
  • Nanyuki – 01125
  • Naro Moru – 01250
  • Narok – 01184
  • Ngara – 01266
  • Njambini – 01213
  • Njoro – 01218
  • Nkubu – 01209
  • Nyahururu – 01122
  • Nyamira – 01176
  • Nyeri – 01112
  • Ol Kalou – 01210
  • Ongata Rongai – 01161
  • Operations Processing Center – 01089
  • Othaya – 01185
  • Oyugis – 01241
  • Payroll Center – 01098
  • Prestige Plaza – 01259
  • River Road – 01114
  • Ruiru – 01147
  • Sarit Centre – 01141
  • Serem – 01244
  • Siaya – 01121
  • Sondu – 01245
  • Sotik – 01189
  • Swift Center – 01097
  • Tala – 01130
  • Taveta – 01224
  • Thika – 01108
  • Tom Mboya – 01107
  • Town Centre – 01272
  • Treasury Sq Mombasa – 01102
  • Ugunja – 01242
  • Ukunda – 01157
  • Un Gigiri – 01145
  • United Mall – 01243
  • University Way – 01167
  • Village Market – 01180
  • Voi – 01186
  • Wajir – 01153
  • Watamu – 01227
  • Webuye – 01188
  • Wote – 01095
  • Wundanyi – 01198
  • Garden Plaza – 01290
  • Haile Selassie – 01288
  • Isibania – 01284
  • Kiserian – 01285
  • Makindu – 01278
  • Mombasa – 01286
  • Mombasa – 01287
  • Rongo – 01283
  • Salama House – 01289

Co-operative Bank

Co-operative Bank was initially registered as a co-operative society in 1965 before transiting into a fully-fledged bank in 2008. It is one of the largest banks in the country, with branches in major towns. Here are the bank’s codes:

  • Aga Khan Walk – 11065
  • Athi River – 11033
  • Bungoma – 11025
  • Busia – 11057
  • Buruburu – 11032
  • Bomet – 11082
  • Bondo – 11150
  • Call Centre
  • Card Centre
  • Changamwe – 110104
  • Central Stores
  • Chogoria Mobile Unit
  • Chuka – 11018
  • City Hall – 11049
  • Co-Op House Branch – 11002
  • Co-Op House H/O – 11000
  • Co-Op Trust Plaza
  • Dagoreti Corner – 11130
  • Dandora – 11075
  • Digo Rd – Msa – 11050
  • Doc. Centre
  • Donholm – 11087
  • Dst- Wakulima House
  • Eastleigh – 11020
  • Eldoret – 11013
  • Eldoret West – 110103
  • Embakasi – 11069
  • Embakasi Ii – 11121
  • Embu – 11023
  • Engineer – 11147
  • Enterprise – 11056
  • Garissa – 11081
  • Gatundu – 11137
  • Gigiri Mall – 11151
  • Githurai – 11047
  • Githurai Kimbo – 110106
  • Githunguri – 11134
  • Gikomba – 11078
  • Gikomba Ii – 11154
  • Gilgil – 11084
  • Govt. & P. Service Banking
  • Green House Mall Branch – 11153
  • Homa-Bay – 11022
  • Area – 11007
  • Isiolo – 110102
  • Jkia (Jommo Kenyatta International Airport) – 11158
  • Juja – 11124
  • Kajiado – 11076
  • Kakamega – 11052
  • Kangemi – 11074
  • Kapsabet – 11072
  • Karen – 11135
  • Karatina – 11028
  • Kariobangi – 11041
  • Kawangware – 11042
  • Kawangware Ii – 11126
  • Kayole – 11027
  • Kenbelt
  • Kenya Police
  • Kenyatta Avenue Msa – 11054
  • Kericho – 11024
  • Keroka – 11083
  • Kerugoya – 11012
  • Kiambu – 11021
  • Kibera – Ayany – 11070
  • Kikuyu – 11133
  • Kilgoris – 11113
  • Kilifi – 110108
  • Kilindini Port Agency
  • Kimathi St. – 11045
  • Kiserian – 11143
  • Kimilili – 110111
  • Kisii – 11008
  • Kisii East – 11112
  • Kisumu – 11003
  • Kisumu East – 11105
  • Kitale – 11046
  • Kitengela – 11064
  • Kitui – 11067
  • Kongowea – 110122
  • Kutus – 11119
  • Langata Rd / T-Mall – 11123
  • Lavington Mall Branch – 11149
  • Likoni – 11086
  • Limuru – 11132
  • Lodwar – 11145
  • Maasai Mall – 11141
  • Machakos – 11009
  • Makutano – 11043
  • Malindi – 11061
  • Malaba – 11116
  • Mariakani – 11060
  • Marsabit – 11128
  • Maua – 11048
  • Mbale – 110110
  • Mbita – 11073
  • Meru -11005
  • Migori – 11053
  • Molo – 11117
  • Mlolongo – 110107
  • Moi Avenue – 11014
  • Mombasa Rd – 110127
  • Money Transfer Centre – 11270
  • Mpeketoni – 11136
  • Mtwapa – 11030
  • Mumias – 11034
  • Muranga – 11026
  • Mwea – 11118
  • Mwingi – 11088
  • N.B.C Ngong Rd – 11051
  • Nacico – 11040
  • Naivasha – 11015
  • Nakuru – 11006
  • Nakuru East – 11063
  • Nandi Hills – 11144
  • Nanyuki – 11068
  • Narok – 11066
  • Ndhiwa – 110100
  • Ngong Branch – 11125
  • Nkubu – 11055
  • Nkrumah Rd – 11004
  • Nyahururu – 11017
  • Nyali- Mall – 11139
  • Nyamira – 11080
  • Nyeri – 11010
  • Ol Kalau – 110109
  • Othaya – 11131
  • Oyugis – 110101
  • Parliament Rd – 11044
  • Ridgeways Mall – 11156
  • River Road – 11079
  • Rongai – 11038
  • Rongo – 11148
  • Ruaka – 11089
  • Ruiru – 11138
  • Siakago – 11071
  • Siaya -11058
  • Stima Plaza – 11035
  • Tala – 11077
  • Telkom Faults
  • Telkom Enquiry
  • Thika – 11039
  • Thika Road Mall Branch – 11142
  • Tom Mboya – 11085
  • Two Rivers Mall – 11157
  • Ukulima – 11011
  • Ukunda – 11029
  • Upperhill(Kusco) – 11037
  • U- Way – 11031
  • United Mall – 11152
  • Umoja – 11120
  • Voi – 11059
  • Wakulima Market -11019
  • Webuye – 11090
  • Westlands – 11036
  • Wote – 11114
  • Yala – 11140
  • Zimmerman – 11062

NCBA Bank Kenya

NCBA Bank Kenya, whose full name is NCBA Bank Kenya Plc, is a commercial bank in Kenya. It was established on 30th September 2019 following a merger between NIC Bank and Commercial Bank of Africa.

  • Head Office – 07000
  • Upper Hill – 07001
  • Wabera Street – 07002
  • Mama Ngina – 07003
  • Westlands Branch – 07004
  • Industrial Area – 07005
  • Mamlaka – 07006
  • Village Market – 07007
  • Cargo Centre – 07008
  • Park Side – 07009
  • Galleria Mall – 07016
  • Junction – 07017
  • Thika Road Mall – 07018
  • Greenspan Mall – 07019
  • Moi Avenue Mombasa – 07020
  • Meru – 07021
  • Nakuru – 07022
  • Nyali – 07023
  • Diani – 07024
  • Changamwe – 07025
  • Eldoret – 07026
  • Kisumu – 07027
  • Thika – 07028
  • Nanyuki – 07029
  • Yaya Centre – 07030
  • Lavington – 07031
  • Machakos – 07032
  • Kirinyaga road – 07033
  • Karen Hub – 07034
  • Garden City – 7035
  • Two Rivers Mall – 07036
  • City Centre – 07101
  • NIC House – 07102
  • Harbour House – 07103
  • Head Office-Fargo – 07104
  • Westlands – 07105
  • Nakuru – 07107
  • Nyali – 07108
  • Nkrumah Road – 07109
  • Harambee – 07110
  • Prestige-Ngong Road – 07111
  • Kisumu – 07112
  • Thika – 07113
  • Meru – 07114
  • Galleria (Bomas) – 07115
  • Eldoret – 07116
  • Village Market – 07117
  • Sameer Park – 07118
  • Karen – 07119
  • Taj Mall – 07121
  • ABC – 07122
  • Thika Road Mall – 07123
  • Changamwe Branch – 07124
  • Kenyatta Avenue – 07125
  • Riverside – 07126
  • Machakos – 07127
  • Lunga Lunga Square – 07128
  • Kilimani – 07129
  • Kitengela – 07130
  • Kisii – 07131
  • KMA Centre – 07132
  • Buru Buru – 07133
  • CPA Centre, Ruaraka – 07134
  • Rongai – 07135
  • Rosslyn Riviera – 07141
  • Ciata Mall – 07142
  • Parklands – 07143
  • Nanyuki – 07144
  • Malindi – 07145
  • Kilifi – 07146
  • Watamu – 07147
  • Diani – 07148
  • Kitale – 07149
  • Narok Branch – 07200
  • Lavington Branch – 07201

Equity Bank

Equity Bank is one of the best banks in Kenya for savings. It became a fully-fledged commercial bank in 2004. Today, it has branches as far as the Democratic Republic of Congo. In Kenya, it has branches all over, and they include:

  • Head office – 68000
  • Corporate – 68001
  • Fourways – 68002
  • Kangema – 68003
  • Karatina – 68004
  • Kiriaini – 68005
  • Murarandia – 68006
  • Kangari – 68007
  • Othaya – 68008
  • Thika – 68009
  • Kerugoya – 68010
  • Nyeri – 68011
  • Tom Mboya – 68012
  • Nakuru – 68013
  • Meru – 68014
  • Mama Ngina – 68015
  • Nyahururu – 68016
  • Community – 68017
  • Community Corporate – 68018
  • Embu – 68019
  • Naivasha – 68020
  • Chuka – 68021
  • Murang’a – 68022
  • Molo – 68023
  • Harambee Avenue – 68024
  • Mombasa – 68025
  • Kimathi – 68026
  • Nanyuki – 68027
  • Kericho – 68028
  • Kisumu – 68029
  • Eldoret – 68030
  • Nakuru: Kenyatta Avenue – 68031
  • Kariobangi – 68032
  • Kitale – 68033
  • Thika: Kenyatta Highway – 68034
  • Knut House – 68035
  • Narok – 68036
  • Nkubu – 68037
  • Mwea – 68038
  • Matuu – 68039
  • Maua – 68040
  • Isiolo – 68041
  • Kagio – 68042
  • Gikomba – 68043
  • Ukunda – 68044
  • Malindi – 68045
  • Digo Road – 68046
  • Moi Avenue – 68047
  • Bungoma – 68048
  • Kapsabet – 68049
  • Kakamega – 68050
  • Kisii – 68051
  • Nyamira – 68052
  • Litein Branch – 68053
  • Moi Avenue Corporate – 68054
  • Westlands – 68055
  • Kenpipe Plaza – 68056
  • Kikuyu – 68057
  • Garissa – 68058
  • Mwingi – 68059
  • Ongata Rongai – 68061
  • Ol-¬‐Kalao – 68062
  • Kawangware – 68063
  • Kiambu – 68064
  • Kayole – 68065
  • Gatundu – 68066
  • Wote – 68067
  • Mumias – 68068
  • Limuru – 68069
  • Kitengela – 68070
  • Githurai – 68071
  • Kitui – 68072
  • Ngong – 68073
  • Loitoktok – 68074
  • Bondo – 68075
  • Mbita Point – 68076
  • Gilgil – 68077
  • Busia – 68078
  • Voi – 68079
  • Enterprise Road – 68080
  • Equity Centre – 68081
  • Donholm – 68082
  • Mukurwe-¬‐Ini – 68083
  • Eastleigh – 68084
  • Namanga – 68085
  • Kajiado – 68086
  • Ruiru – 68087
  • Otc – 68088
  • Kenol – 68089
  • Tala – 68090
  • Ngara – 68091
  • Nandi Hills – 68092
  • Githunguri – 68093
  • Tea Room – 68094
  • Buruburu – 68095
  • Mbale – 68096
  • Siaya – 68097
  • Homabay – 68098
  • Lodwar – 68099
  • Mandera – 68100
  • Marsabit – 68101
  • Moyale – 68102
  • Wajir – 68103
  • Meru Makutano – 68104
  • Malaba – 68105
  • Kilifi – 68106
  • Kapenguria – 68107
  • Mombasa Rd – 68108
  • Eldoret Market – 68109
  • Maralal – 68110
  • Kimende – 68111
  • Luanda – 68112
  • Ku Sub Branch – 68113
  • Nyeri Kimathi Way – 68115
  • Migori – 68116
  • Kibera – 68117
  • Kengeleni – 68144

Standard Chartered Bank

The bank was established in 1911, with the first branch being in Mombasa Treasury Square. It has more than 36 branches in the country and over 108 ATMs.

  • Eldoret – 02000
  • Kericho – 02001
  • Kisumu – 02002
  • Kitale – 02003
  • Treasury Square – 02004
  • Kilindini -02005
  • Kenyatta Avenue – 02006
  • Moi Avenue – 02008
  • Nakuru – 02009
  • Nanyuki – 02010
  • Nyeri – 02011
  • Thika – 02012
  • Westlands – 02015
  • Machakos – 02016
  • Meru – 02017
  • Harambee Avenue – 02019
  • Kiambu – 02020
  • Industrial Area – 02053
  • Kakamega – 02054
  • Malindi – 02060
  • Gatundu – 02061
  • Lamu – 02062
  • Old Mutual – 02064
  • Kabarnet – 02065
  • Eldoret – 02070
  • Yaya Centre Branch – 02071
  • Ruaraka – 02072
  • Langata – 02073
  • Makupa – 02074
  • Karen – 02075
  • Muthaiga – 02076
  • C.O.U – 02078
  • Ukay – 02079
  • Eastleigh – 02080
  • Kisii – 02081
  • Upper Hill – 02082
  • Nyali – 02083

Absa Bank Kenya PLC

The commercial bank is a subsidiary of South Africa-based Absa Group Limited. By 2014, it was the 5th largest commercial bank in the country. It has a network of 121 branches and more than 240 ATMs in Kenya.

  • Head Office – 03001
  • Eldoret – 03003
  • Embu – 03004
  • Murang’a – 03005
  • Kapenguria – 03006
  • Kericho – 03007
  • Kisii – 03008
  • Kisumu – 03009
  • Nairobi South ‘C’ (Redcross) – 03010
  • Limuru – 03011
  • Malindi – 03012
  • Meru – 03013
  • Eastleigh – 03014
  • Kitui – 03015
  • Nkrumah Road – 03016
  • Garissa – 03017
  • Nyamira – 03018
  • Kilifi – 03019
  • Kapsabet – 03002
  • Waiyaki Way – 03020
  • Card Centre – 03021
  • Nafex – 03022
  • Gilgil – 03023
  • Githurai – 03024
  • Kakamega – 03026
  • Nakuru East/Naivasha – 03027
  • Buru Buru – 03028
  • Bomet – 03029
  • Nyeri – 03030
  • Thika – 03031
  • Port – 03032
  • Gikomba – 03033
  • Kawangware – 03034
  • Mbale – 03035
  • Plaza Premier Branch – 03036
  • River Road – 03037
  • Chomba House (River Road No.2) – 03038
  • Mumias – 03039
  • Machakos – 03040
  • Narok – 03041
  • Isiolo – 03042
  • Ngong – 03043
  • Maua – 03044
  • Hurlingham – 03045
  • Makupa – 03046
  • Development House – 03047
  • Bungoma – 03048
  • Lavington – 03049
  • Homabay – 03051
  • Ongata Rongai – 03052
  • Othaya – 03053
  • Voi – 03054
  • Muthaiga – 03055
  • Githunguri – 03057
  • Webuye – 03058
  • Kasarani – 03059
  • Chuka – 03060
  • Westgate – 03061
  • Kabarnet – 03062
  • Kerugoya – 03063
  • Taveta – 03064
  • Karen – 03065
  • Wundanyi – 03066
  • Ruaraka –
  • Wote – 03069
  • Bunyala Road – 03070
  • Nakumatt Meru – 03071
  • Juja – 03072
  • Westlands – 03073
  • Kikuyu – 03074
  • Moi Avenue Nairobi – 03075
  • Plaza Business Centre – 03077
  • Kiriaini – 03078
  • Butere Road – 03079
  • Migori – 03080
  • Digo Rd – 03081
  • Haile Selassie Avenue – 03082
  • Nairobi University – 03083
  • Bunyala Rd – 03084
  • Nairobi West – 03086
  • Parklands (Highridge) – 03087
  • Busia – 03088
  • Pangani – 03089
  • Abc Prestige – 03090
  • Kariobangi – 03093
  • Queensway House – 03094
  • Nakumatt-¬‐Embakasi – 03095
  • Diani – 03100
  • Jkia – 03103
  • Village Mrkt – 03105
  • Sarit Prestige – 03106
  • Yaya Prestige – 03109
  • Naivasha – 03111
  • Market Br – 03113
  • Changamwe Msa – 03114
  • Rahimtulla Perstige – 03117
  • Bamburi – 03128
  • Harambee Ave – 03130
  • Kitale – 03132
  • Nyahururu – 03139
  • Nakuru West – 03142
  • Moi Av Msa Prestige – 03145
  • Nanyuki Br – 03190
  • Karatina – 03206
  • Nyerere Prestige – 03220

Bank of India

The bank has been in operation since 1953 when it was licensed. It has five branches only, but it is also a member of the Bank of India Group, a conglomerate whose shares are listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

  • Kenyatta Avenue – 05000
  • Nkrumah Road – 05001
  • Industrial Area – 05002
  • Westlands – 05003
  • Eldoret – 05008

Bank of Baroda

The Bank of Baroda began its overseas operations in 1953 when it opened a branch in Makadara Road, Mombasa. The bank has most of its branches in Nairobi.

  • Nairobi Main – 06000
  • City Square – 06001
  • Digo Road – 06002
  • Thika -06004
  • Kisumu – 06005
  • Sarit Centre – 06006
  • Industrial Area – 06007
  • Eldoret – 06008

Central Bank of Kenya

The Central Bank of Kenya seeks to promote financial stability through effective and efficient payment. It is the monetary authority of Kenya, with its head office located in Nairobi. Below are the branches with their codes:

  • Head office – 09001
  • Mombasa – 09002
  • Kisumu – 09003
  • Eldoret – 09004

Prime Bank Limited

The bank was incorporated by one of the leading business houses in Kenya in 1992. Since then, it has been offering the best banking services. Below are its branches with their codes:

  • H/O Riverside – 10000
  • Kenindia – 10001
  • Biashara – 10002
  • Mombasa – 10003
  • Westlands – 10004
  • Industrial Area – 10005
  • Kisumu – 10006
  • Parklands – 10007
  • Riverside Drive – 10008
  • Hurlingham – 10010
  • Capital Centre – 10011
  • Nyali Branch – 10012
  • Kamukunji – 10014

National Bank of Kenya

The National Bank of Kenya has been licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya and the National banking regulator. Here are its branches and their codes:

  • Moi Avenue – 12001
  • Kenyatta – 12002
  • Harambee – 12003
  • Hill – 12004
  • Busia – 12005
  • Muhoroni – 12006
  • Meru, Kianjai Agency – 12007
  • Karatina – 12008
  • Narok – 12009
  • Kisii – 12010
  • Nyeri – 12012
  • Kitale, Moi’s Bridge Agency – 12013
  • Kericho – 12014
  • Eastleigh – 12015
  • Limuru – 12016
  • Kitui – 12017
  • Molo – 12018 
  • Bungoma – 12019
  • Mombasa – 12020
  • Kapsabet – 12021
  • Awendo – 12022
  • Portway: Msa – 12023
  • Valley Rd – 12024
  • Hospital Br. – 12025
  • Ruiru – 12026
  • Ongata Rongai – 12027
  • Embu – 12028
  • Kakamega – 12029
  • Nakuru – 12030
  • Eldoret – 12040
  • Kisumu – 12050
  • Card Centre – 12098
  • Head Office – 12099
  • Tsc Salaries – 12198

Oriental Commercial Bank

It was formerly known as the Oriental Commerce Bank Limited. Its operations are licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya, the central bank and the national banking regulator. Its branches and their codes are as follows:

  • Koinange Street – 14001
  • Nakuru – 14004
  • Eldoret – 14005
  • Kitale – 14006
  • Westlands – 14007

Middle East Bank (K) Limited

The bank was incorporated in Kenya on 22nd October 1980. It established business on 10th August 1981 with branches in Nairobi and Mombasa. It has expanded to other regions, and here are its codes:

  • Head Office – 18000
  • Nairobi – 18001
  • Mombasa – 18002
  • Milimani – 18003

Bank of Africa Kenya LTD

The bank provides services to corporate, SME and retail clientele. Here are the bank’s branches and their codes:

  • Reinsurance Plaza Nairobi – 19000
  • Mombasa – 19001
  • Westlands – 19002
  • Uhuru Highway – 19003
  • River Road – 19004
  • Thika – 19005
  • Kisumu – 19006
  • Baba Dogo – 19007
  • Monrovia Street – 19008
  • Ngong Road – 19010
  • Eldoret – 19011
  • Embakasi – 19012

Dubai Bank of Kenya LTD

The bank was initially a branch of the Bank of Oman before its establishment in 1982. In 2000, the current shareholders acquired its assets and liabilities. Its branches and their codes are as follows:

  • Head Office – 20000
  • Eastleigh – 20002
  • Mombasa – 20003
  • Nakuru – 20004

Consolidated Bank of Kenya LTD

The Consolidated Bank of Kenya LTD has been serving Kenyans for over 20 years now. It specializes in various banking services to corporate, SME and other retail clients. Here are its branches and their codes:

  • Harambee Avenue – 23000
  • Muranga – 23001
  • Embu – 23002
  • Mombasa – 23003
  • Koinange Street – 23004
  • Thika – 23005
  • Meru – 23006
  • Nyeri – 23007
  • Maua – 23009
  • Isiolo – 23010
  • Umoja – 23013
  • Eldoret – 23099

Credit Bank LTD

The bank was founded in 1986. It offers personalized relationships, thus giving tailored solutions to its clients. Here are its other branches and their codes across the country:

  • Koinange Street – 25000
  • Kisumu – 25001
  • Nakuru – 25002
  • Kisii – 25003
  • Westlands – 25004

Trans-National Bank

It was founded as a non-bank financial institution in 1984. Its initial name was Transnational Finance Company (TNFC). Here are the bank’s branches and codes:

  • Head Office – 26001
  • Mombasa – 26002
  • Eldoret – 26003
  • Nakuru – 26004
  • Kirinyaga Rd Nairobi – 26007
  • Olenguruone – 26009
  • Kericho – 26010
  • Nandi Hills – 26013
  • Epz – 26014

Stanbic Bank Kenya Limited

It was established in 1958 as CfC Stanbic Holdings Limited. The financial service organization has expanded by opening several branches all over the country.

  • Clearing Centre Head Office – 31000
  • Kimathi Street – 31002
  • Digo Road – 31003
  • Waiyaki Way – 31004
  • Industrial Area – 31005
  • Harambee Avenue – 31006
  • Chiromo Road – 31007
  • International House – 31008
  • Nkrumah Branch – 31009
  • Upper Hill Branch – 31010
  • Naivasha – 31011
  • Westgate – 31012
  • Kisumu – 31013
  • Nakuru – 31014
  • Thika – 31015
  • Cfc Stanbic – 31017
  • Buruburu – 31018
  • Gikomba – 31019
  • Meru – 31020
  • Ruaraka – 31021
  • Central Processing Head Office – 31999

African Banking Corporation

It is a Kenyan commercial bank, established in 1984. In March 2017, it acquired the LEI certification from the London Stock Exchange. ABC has the following branches:

  • Main Branch – 35000
  • Westlands – 35001
  • Industrial Area – 35002
  • Mombasa – 35003
  • Kisumu – 35004
  • Eldoret – 35005
  • Meru – 35006
  • Libra House – 35007
  • Nakuru – 35008

Imperial Bank Limited

It is a commercial bank in Kenya and the largest economy in the East African Community. It has several branches across the country.

  • Head Office – 39001
  • Mombasa – 39002
  • Upper Hill – 39003
  • Parklands – 39004
  • Malindi – 39005
  • Industrial Area – 39006
  • Watamu – 39007
  • Diani – 39008
  • Kilifi – 39009
  • Eldoret – 39010
  • Karen – 39011
  • Thika – 39012

Giro Bank LTD

The bank was acquired and absorbed by I&M Holdings in 2017. It was licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya and the national banking regulator. Here are the branches and codes:

  • Nairobi: Kimathi St. – 42000
  • Mombasa – 42001
  • Industrial Area – 42002
  • Kimathi St. – 42003
  • Kisumu Branch – 42004
  • Westlands – 42005
  • Parklands – 42007
  • Ecobank Kenya LTD

On 16th June 2008, Ecobank Transnational Incorporated acquired 75% of EABS Bank. This was followed by changing its name to Ecobank Kenya Limited. On 31st December 2017, it increased its shareholding to 100%.

  • Ecobanktowers, Head Office – 43000
  • Moi Avenue Nairobi – 43001
  • Akiba Hse Mombasa – 43002
  • Plaza 2000 – 43003
  • Kisii – 43009
  • Kitale – 43010
  • Karatina – 43012
  • Westlands – 43013
  • United Mall – 43014
  • Nakuru – 43015
  • Jomo Kenyatta Avenue – 43016
  • Nyeri – 43017

Equitorial Commercial Bank LTD

It was established as a Finance Company in 1983. However, it started its operations as a fully-fledged commercial bank in 1995. Here is a list of its branches and codes:

  • Head office – 49000
  • Nyerere – 49001
  • Mombasa – 49002
  • Westlands – 49003
  • Mombasa Road – 49004
  • Chester – 49005
  • Waiyaki Way – 49007
  • Kakamega – 49008
  • Eldoret – 49009
  • Nyali – 49011
  • Kisumu – 49012
  • Industrial Area – 49013

Paramount Universal Bank LTD

The bank was established in 1993 as a non-bank financial institution known as Combined Finance Ltd. In 1995, it commenced banking business as a fully-fledged commercial bank offering a complete range of banking services.

  • Head Office – 50000
  • Westlands – 50001
  • Parklands – 50002
  • Kimathi – 50003
  • Koinange – 50005

Jamii Bora Bank LTD

The bank was founded on 22nd November 1999. It is a subsidiary back of the Cooperative Bank of Kenya with more than 22 years of services. Below are Jamii Bora Bank LTD branches with their codes:

  • Head Office – 51000
  • Industrial Area – 51001

Fina Bank

The bank was a financial services organization in East Africa located in Nairobi, Kenya, with subsidiaries in Rwanda and Uganda founded in 1986. So far, it has the following branches:

  • Head Office – 53001
  • Industrial Area – 53002
  • Westlands – 53003
  • Lavington – 53004
  • Nkrumah Road – 53005
  • Nakuru – 53006
  • Eldoret – 53007
  • Nanyuki – 53009
  • Meru – 53013
  • Thika – 53020
  • Fina Bank – 53021

Guardian Bank

The bank was founded in 1992 by the Chandaria family, one of the leading business houses in Kenya. It has grown and expanded its services to other parts of the country. Its branches and codes are as below:

  • Head Office – 55001
  • Westlands – 55002
  • Mombasa – 55003
  • Eldoret – 55004
  • Kisumu – 55005
  • Biashara Street – 55006
  • Mombasa Road – 55007

Investments and Mortgages

I&M is a private financial service company that was founded in 1974. Initially, it offered personalized financial services to business people within Nairobi and its regions. Below are the branches and their codes:

  • Kenyatta Avenue – 57000
  • 2nd Nong Avenue – 57001
  • Sarit Centre – 57002
  • Head Office – 57003
  • Biashara St – 57004
  • Mombasa – 57005
  • Industrial Area – 57006
  • Kisumu – 57007
  • Karen – 57008
  • Panari Centre – 57009
  • Parklands – 57010
  • Wilson Airport – 57011
  • Ongata Rongai – 57012
  • South C Shopping Centre – 57013
  • Nyali Cinemax – 57014
  • Langata Link – 57015
  • Lavington Br – 57016
  • Card Centre – 57098

Fidelity Commercial Bank

The bank was incorporated as the African Finance Company in 1988. However, it started its operations in 1992 as Fidelity Finance Limited. Here are its branches and their codes:

  • Headoffice – 60001
  • Westlands – 60002
  • Industrial Area – 60003
  • Diani – 60004
  • Malindi – 60005
  • Mombasa – 60006

Diamond Trust Bank

The bank is an African banking group active in Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It was founded in 1945 with Nairobi as the headquarters. Below are the DTB’s branches and their codes:

  • Head Office – 63000
  • Nation Centre – 63001
  • Mombasa – 63002
  • Kisumu – 63003
  • Parklands – 63005
  • Westgate – 63006
  • Mombasa Rd – 63008
  • Industrial Area – 63009
  • Kisii – 63010
  • Malindi – 63011
  • Thika – 63012
  • Otc – 63013
  • Eastleigh – 63015
  • Changamwe – 63016
  • T-¬‐Mall – 63017
  • Nakuru – 63018
  • Village Market – 63019
  • Diani – 63020
  • Bungoma – 63021
  • Kitale – 63022
  • Prestige – 63023
  • Buruburu – 63024
  • Kitengela – 63025
  • Jomo Kenyatta – 63026
  • Kakamega – 63027
  • Kericho – 63028
  • Upperhill – 63029
  • Wabera – 63030
  • Karen – 63031
  • Voi – 63032
  • Meru – 63034
  • Tom Mboya – 63050

Charterhouse Bank LTD

The bank was founded in December 1920. In 1963, it merged with a rival investment bank, S. Japhet and Company and formed Charterhouse Japhet. Below is the bank’s branches and their codes:

  • Longonot Place -¬‐ Kijabe Street – 64000
  • Mombasa – 64002
  • Ngong – 64003
  • Uhuru H/Way – 64004
  • Westlands – 64005
  • Village Market – 64006
  • Nyali – 64007
  • Likoni – 64008
  • Mega City – 64009

K-Rep Bank

The financial institution is currently known as Sidian Bank. It is a commercial bank in Kenya, licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya.

  • Head Office – 66001
  • Mombasa – 66002
  • Kenyatta Ave Nbi – 66003
  • Nakuru – 66004
  • Nyeri – 66005
  • Buruburu – 66006
  • Embu – 66007
  • Eldoret – 66008
  • Kisumu – 66009
  • Kericho – 66010
  • Kisii – 66015
  • Machakos – 66018
  • Nanyuki – 66019
  • Kongowea Mkt-¬‐ Msa – 66021
  • Naivasha Town – 66022
  • Mima Center – 66023
  • Isiolo Town – 66024
  • Ghana Road – 66025
  • Victor House – 66026
  • Manna House – 66027
  • Moi Street – 66028
  • Kajiado – 66029
  • Mtwapa – 66031
  • Moi Avenue – 66033
  • Mwea – 66034
  • Kengeleni – 66035
  • Kilimani – 66036

Family Bank LTD

The bank was established in 1984 but became a fully-fledged commercial bank in May 2007. It has grown steadily over the years and currently serves more than 1.7 million customers.

  • Head Office – 70000
  • Kiambu – 70001
  • Githunguri – 70002
  • Sonalux – 70003
  • Gatundu – 70004
  • Thika – 70005
  • Muranga – 70006
  • Kangari – 70007
  • Kiriaini – 70008
  • Kangema – 70009
  • Othaya – 70011
  • Kenyatta Avenue – 70012
  • Cargen House – 70014
  • Nakuru Finance – 70018
  • Nakuru Njoro – 70019
  • Ruiru – 70024
  • Kisumu – 70025
  • Nyamira – 70026
  • Kisii – 70027
  • Naivasha – 70031
  • Donholm – 70033
  • Fourways Retail – 70035
  • Ktda Retail – 70038
  • Kariobangi – 70041
  • Gikomba/Sokoni – 70043
  • Githurai – 70045
  • Yaya – 70046
  • Limuru – 70047
  • Banana – 70051
  • Industrial Area – 70053
  • Nyeri – 70055
  • Kerugoya – 70057
  • Tom Mboya – 70058
  • River Road – 70059
  • Kayole – 70061
  • Nkubu – 70062
  • Meru – 70063
  • Ktda Corporate – 70065
  • Fourways Corporate – 70068
  • Ngara – 70069
  • Kitengela – 70071
  • Machakos – 70073
  • Embu – 70075
  • Bungoma – 70077
  • Kakamega – 70078
  • Busia – 70079
  • Molo – 70083
  • Eldoret – 70085
  • Kitale – 70093
  • Mombasa – 70095
  • Mombasa 11 – 70096
  • Kapsabet – 70097

Gulf African Bank LTD

It is a commercial bank in Kenya operating under an Islamic banking regime. It was founded in 2008, and by 2014 it was a mid-sized financial services provider in Kenya. Below are Gulf African Bank LTD branches and codes:

  • Head Office – 72001
  • Upperhill – 72002
  • Eastleigh – 72003
  • Kenyatta Avenue – 72004
  • Mombasa – 72005
  • Garissa – 72006
  • Lamu – 72007
  • Malindi – 72008
  • Muthaiga – 72009

First Community Bank

The bank was founded in 2007, and it is currently a fully-fledged Sharia-compliant bank in Kenya approved by the CBK. Below are its branches and codes:

  • Wabera Street – 74001
  • Eastleigh – 74002
  • Mombasa 1 – 74003
  • Garissa – 74004
  • Eastleigh 11 – 74005
  • Malindi – 74006
  • Kisumu – 74007
  • Kimathi – 74008
  • Westlands – 74009
  • South C – 74010
  • Industrial Area – 74011
  • Masalani – 74012
  • Habasweni – 74013
  • Wajir – 74014
  • Moyale – 74015
  • Nakuru – 74016
  • Mombasa 2 – 74017
  • Head Office/Clearing Centre – 74999

UBA Kenya LTD

UBA Kenya LTD is a subsidiary of one of the leading financial institutions in Africa, UBA Plc. It operates in over 20 African countries. In Kenya, it has the following branches together with their codes:

  • Head office/clearing centre – 76001
  • Industrial Area – 76002
  • Upper Hill – 76003
  • Westlands – 76099

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