565 is a USSD service from Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement System (NIBSS) Plc in collaboration with all Banks offering their customers the next level of convenience and speed in accessing transaction information.
Check your Bank Verification Number (BVN):
The NIBSS “check your BVN” service allows individuals to retrieve their BVN numbers, Customers are required to dial the shortcode (*565*0#) and the BVN is provided.Note:
Validate your Bank Verification Number (BVN):
This service allows you to validate a BVN. You can confirm that a BVN is correct as well as the name registered to the BVN.
You are required to dial the shortcode (*565*1#), enter a BVN and send.
The Name registered to the BVN is returned via the USSD session.Note:
NIP Transaction Tracker:
The NIP Transaction Tracker service allows you to confirm the status of your NIP transaction. Dial the shortcode (*565*5#) and provide the senders account number as well as the transaction amount to confirm the status of a specific transaction.
The customer can also view his/her last 5 NIP Transactions.Note:
Insurance Policy Validation:
This service allows you to confirm the existence and validity of your vehicle insurance policy. Customers dial the shortcode (*565*11#), enters the vehicle registration number. The status of the insurance for the vehicle is presented via the USSD session.Note: