How to know my absa account number

ByElizabeth Atieno

Oct 31, 2023
How to know my absa account number

If you are an Absa customer, you may need to know your account number for various reasons, such as making online payments, linking your accounts, or checking your balance. In this article, we will give you some tips on how to know your Absa account number.

How do I know my ABSA account number?

Your account number is a unique identifier that helps the bank process your transactions and keep track of your money. But how can you find out your Absa account number if you don’t have it handy? Here are some ways to do it:

1. Check your bank card: Your Absa account number is usually printed on the front of your bank card, along with your name and card number. It is a 10-digit number that may start with zeros. For example, if your account number is 0000024121, it will appear as 24121 on some documents.

2. Check your bank statement: You can also find your Absa account number on your bank statement, which you can access online or via email. Your account number will be displayed on the top right corner of your statement, along with your branch code and account type.

3. Check your online banking: If you have registered for Absa online banking, you can log in to your account and view your account number on the main page. You can also link other accounts to your online banking profile and see their account numbers as well. To register for online banking, you need to have an ATM card and PIN, an email address, and a 5-digit PIN of your choice. You can follow the steps on how to register and log in on the Absa website.

4. Check your cellphone banking: Another way to access your Absa account number is through cellphone banking, which allows you to do banking transactions from your phone. To use cellphone banking, you need to dial 1202272# and follow the prompts. You can also register for cellphone banking by following the steps on the Absa website.

Wrapping up

Knowing your Absa account number is important for managing your finances and doing banking transactions. You can easily find it on your bank card, bank statement, online banking, or cellphone banking. If you have any questions or need assistance, you can contact Absa customer service at +254(732)130120, +254(722)130120, or (020) 3900000, or visit their website.

Also read: How to reset or change Absa Pin and use Hello Money