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How to Check Zenith Bank Account Number ~ Top 8 Ways in 2020


We have all being there. You urgently needs your zenith bank account number but can’t seems to remember some of the digits or maybe all. Here is an easier way to always remember it.

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Account numbers consist of ten digit numbers issued by the banks to their customers. This number is used to monitor the flow of cash in the customer’s account.

Before you can own an account and be issued an account number you must have registered in any of the banks in Nigeria.

The number is to be kept saved however, in cases where you may have misplaced or forgotten your number this article is aimed at providing different methods you can use to retrieve it.

It is also important to note that the phone number you use in opening your account is a vital tool you will need in getting your account number.

Without it getting your bank number from any source may not be possible.

How To Check Zenith Account Number

  • USSD Code
  • Text message
  • Online live chat
  • Mobile app
  • Social media page
  • Bank branch
  • Via phone call
  • Internet Banking

1.) Code to Check Zenith Bank Account Number

  • Dial *966*00#
  • Enter your banking pin to confirm your request
  • Wait for a while and you will receive a message from your bank containing your account number.

To use this method ensure that your phone number is the same as the one you used to open the account.

The method can be used on any type of phone because it requires no network connection. To start.

Finally, the above code is a variation of the zenith bank mobile ussd that can also be used to send money, check bvn etc.

2.) Retrieve Account Number Via SMS

You can also check your account number by sending a message to zenith bank customer care. It’s easy and fast and also requires no data connection.

When sending the text make sure you use the phone number you use to register the account. You cannot use another person’s phone to send the message.

You can send the message to zenith customer care through any of the following contacts; {+234-1-2787000, +234-1-2927000, +234-1-4647000, 0700ZENITHBANK}.

The lines are available and open to all zenith customers all day. Send a message requesting for your account number.

You will be asked to provide the following information;

  • Account name (full name)
  • Phone number
  • Address

Any of these questions may be asked via SMS. The informations you will provided will have to be verified after which your account number will be send to you.

3.) Using Online Live chat

Using the online chat method is not as difficult as it seems. The only difference is that unlike the USSD code and text message you will need an internet connection.

This method requires a device with internet services. All you need to do is;

  • Visit the official website – Zenith Bank website
  • You will find the chat button and the right corner of the website close to the bottom page.
  • Click on the button, a customer service personnel will be available for you.
  • Ask for your account number. The customer service personnel will ask you about your bank details; your account name, date of birth, phone number you used to open the account, address used for your account etc.
  • After you have correctly provided the information, the customer care personnel will confirm it and then help you retrieve you account number.
  • Be sure to provide the accurate information. It’s best to get prepared before clicking on the online chat.

4.) Using Zenith Mobile App

Here’s another easy way to check your account number, zenith mobile app works for all smart phone users. All you need to do is first,

  • Download the application from your Google play store or app store.
  • Install the zenith mobile app on your device
  • Once you open the application you will find your account number on the platform.
  • If you already have the application on your phone all you need do is open the application you will find your account number on the front page.

Apart from retrieving your account number, this application can also be used to;

  • Buy credit from your account
  • Pay your bills such as electricity, DSTV, water, etc.
  • Activate and deactivate your credit card
  • Request cheque book
  • Confirm and stop cheques
  • View your account balance
  • Transfer money to zenith banks and other banks as well
  • Pay for flights
  • Book hotels
  • Monitor all your banking activities.

5.) Using The Social Media Page

Zenith bank also offers customer care services through their social media page.

Their social media platform is Facebook and twitter. You can check your account number on any of the platform, just follow the steps;

Visit Zenith bank Facebook page or Twitter page, whichever one you intend to use.

On the page either Facebook or Twitter page post a request to retrieve your bank account number

You will get a reply asking you of the following informations; your account name, your phone number, your home address, the branch where you opened your account, next of kin, etc.

Make sure the information you provide is the same as the one you used to open the account.

Your information will be verified to confirm your account details.

Your account number will be sent to you on the page.

6.) Bank Branch

You can also retrieve your account number by visiting the nearest branch close to you.

If you are unable to use any of the methods discussed earlier you have the option of visiting the nearest zenith bank close to you.

At the banking hall ask for their customer care agents.

When you get to the table request for your account number and correctly answer any question you may be asked concerning your account details.

7.) Call Customer Care Centre

To retrieve your account number through a phone call to zenith bank customer care. Here’s what to do;

Dial any of this numbers – +234-1-2787000, +234-1-2927000, +234-1-4647000, 0700ZENITHBANK.

Be prepared with the following informations; your full name, phone number, DOB, address etc.

Any of this information may be asked by the customer care agent.

Once you are asked make sure you information you give is the same as the one in your account details.

The customer care agent will have to verify your information.

Your account number will be sent to you through a message.

8.) Internet Banking

  • Visit zenith bank website
  • Login to your online banking dashboard with your username and password
  • Your account number is very visible on the homepage.

Final Note

The methods discussed above are reliable when it comes to checking your Zenith Bank account number.

To ensure you never lose the bank details again, make sure you copy out your account number in a save place like a diary. You can also save it in your phone as one of your contacts.

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