October 23, 2017

Link BVN to Bank Accounts

July 22nd, 2015

NIBSS in partnership with OIS (Online Integrated Solutions) has introduced a simple, convenient and hassle free process for Nigerian Bank Customers in Diaspora to register and link their Biometric Verification Numbers (BVN) online to their Nigerian Bank Accounts.

NIBSS has come up with this process to ensure that Nigerian Bank Customers irrespective of where they are around the world can register and link their BVN to their Bank Accounts. The enrollment process is simple and easy.

Registration steps
1.Logon to Online Integrated Solutions (OIS) website http://oisservices.com/
2.Select Location. (The service is presently open to Nigerian account holders in the UK and UAE)
3.Click on the BVN ENROLMENT TAB on the OIS website.
4.Read BVN Enrollment Instruction
5.Download BVN enrollment form
6.Book BVN Biometric Capturing Appointment.
7.Print Appointment Booking Slip
8.Visit BVN Enrollment Center on the Appointed Date with Enrollment Requirement.
.Valid ID (Drivers Licence or International Passport)
.One recent passport photograph
.30 pounds enrollment fee. (Card Payment only.)
9. Logon to NIBSS website https://www.nibss-plc.com.ng and Click the: LINK BVN TO ACCOUNT Tab
10.Login with Username and password and link BVN to existing Nigerian Bank Accounts (Username and Password will be sent to your registered email account after capturing)

This enrollment process is done only once and your BVN is linked to all your Bank Accounts across all Nigerian Banks.

The BVN solution is an initiative of the Central Bank of Nigeria to ensure accountability, protect Bank Customers’ Account from unauthorized access, reduce exposure to fraud, check identity theft, enhance credit advancement to Bank Customers, and also encourage Financial Inclusion.

Below are details of the 4 Enrollment Centers presently available, 3 in the UK and 1 in UAE.

London: OIS Services, 56-57 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1JU, UK Opening times: Monday to Friday (10am – 4pm)
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7832 0001

2. Leicester: OIS Services, The Peepul Center Orchardson Avenue, Leicester LE4 6DP, UK
Opening Times: Friday (10am – 4pm)
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7832 0001

3. Washington: OIS SERVICES, Washington DMV, 11900 Parklawn Drive, Suite 160, Rockville, MD, 20852. Opening times: Monday to Friday (9:00am – 4:00pm)
Tel: +1 860 929 8995
4. Dubai: 2907, Platinum Tower Cluster 1, Jumeirah Lake Towers Dubai, UAE
Opening times: 9am to 4pm daily, Sunday to Thursday

Details of other Enrollment Centers across the world will be “coming to you soon”.