BVN resolution

Our Bank verification API allows you to validate the BVN of your customers as well as verify the identity of your customer within Nigeria, in order to perform proper KYC checks.

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Note

  • This service cost N50 per call and it is deducted from the business or sub-account wallet
  • Requests in the test environment are free, but will always return dummy data.

The BVN resolution endpoint accepts a POST request, with the bvn, and business as required parameters.
Please note that the bvn represents the bank verification number and the business represents the ID of the sub-account or main business.

This endpoint returns the following values firstName,middleName,lastName,gender, dateOfBirth , phoneNo, pixBase64.

Please find the detailed response below :

curl --request POST \
     --url https://api.fincra.com/core/bvn-verification \
     --header 'Accept: application/json' \
     --header 'Content-Type: application/json' \
     --data '
{
     "bvn": "092929292",
     "business": "990099099090"
}
'
{
   "success": true,
   "message": "Bvn verification successful",
   "data": {
     "firstName": "JOHN",
     "middleName": "TEST",
     "lastName": "DOE",
     "gender": "Female",
     "dateOfBirth": "15-Jul-2022",
     "phoneNo": "09022222222",
     "pixBase64": "jj.."
   }
}