BOFSGB21012 -Bank Of Scotland Plc Edinburgh St Andrew Square Edinburgh United Kingdom Swift Codes of Bank/Financial institution

BOFSGB21012 -Bank Of Scotland Plc Edinburgh St Andrew Square Edinburgh United Kingdom Swift Codes of Bank/Financial institution




Swift code details of Bank Of Scotland Plc, United Kingdom, Edinburgh,EH2 2YR

Country United Kingdom
Bank / Financial Institution Bank Of Scotland Plc
City Edinburgh
Swift Code BOFSGB21012     used in international fund tramsfer
Branch Edinburgh St Andrew Square
Address 38 St Andrew Square
Zip Code EH2 2YR

Structure of Swift code

The format of SWIFT code is given below

AAAA BB CC DDD

The SWIFT code is 8 or 11 characters, made up of:

  • 4 letters: Institution Code or bank code.
  • 2 letters: ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code
  • 2 letters or digits: location code
    • if the second character is "0", then it is typically a test BIC as opposed to a BIC used on the live network.
    • if the second character is "1", then it denotes a passive participant in the SWIFT network
    • if the second character is "2", then it typically indicates a reverse billing BIC, where the recipient pays for the message
    • as opposed to the more usual mode whereby the sender pays for the message.
  • 3 letters or digits: branch code, optional ('XXX' for primary office)

Where an 8-digit code is given, it may be assumed that it refers to the primary office.