How to register and activate Access bank Ussd Code

Access Bank USSD Code is a convenient way to access banking services using your mobile phone, without the need for internet connection. It allows customers to perform various transactions securely and swiftly.

With Access Bank *901#, customers can send and receive money, top-up your airtime, buy data, check your account balance and so much more.All can be done from any type of Phone and it does not require internet connection.

To use this service, customers need to have an active account with the bank. If you do not have an account with Access Bank, you will need to visit a branch to open an account or Dial *901*0# and follow the prompts, you can either open an account by using your BVN or by providing your personal details as prompted.

Upon provision of the required details, you will receive an SMS with details of your new account number. Once you have an account with Access Bank, you can proceed to register for the USSD code.

Read: How to Block Access Bank Account/ATM Card

What is USSD Code?

USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) Code is a technology that allows you to interact with a service provider’s systems through a mobile device. It uses short codes, such as *901#, to provide access to services like banking, mobile top-ups, and more.

Benefits of Access Bank USSD Code

1.You can check your account balance, transfer funds, pay bills, and perform other banking activities anytime, anywhere

2. Using the Access bank USSD eliminating the need to visit a physical bank branch or wait in long queues.

 

How to Register for Access Bank USSD Code

Registering for Access Bank’s USSD code is a straightforward process you can do on your mobile phone.

1. To begin, dial *901# on the mobile number linked to your Access Bank account to access

2.Follow the on-screen prompts to enter your personal details, including your account number, full name, and date of birth, as requested.

3. Create your 4 digit PIN that you will use to authorize transactions.
4. Then submit.

Once you have successfully registered for the USSD code, you can start using it to perform various banking transactions such as checking your account balance, transferring funds, paying bills, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions on access bank ussd code

How to Reset Access bank USSD PIN?

Follow these easy steps to reset your PIN:
1.Dial *901#
2.Select 4 ‘Other Services’
3.Select 5 ‘Reset PIN’
4.Enter Date of Birth in the format shown (DDMMYYYY)
5.Create New PIN and Submit OR
6.Dial *901*0#
7.Enter Date of Birth in the format shown (DDMMYYYY)
8.Create New PIN and submit

Or If you lose your phone or suspect fraudulent activities in your account and cannot remember your PIN, quickly call 07003000000 from any phone number to block your account.

Would I be charged for using Access bank ussd code service?

No, this is a free service offered by Access Bank. However, the ₦6.98 USSD telco charge for all transactions done on USSD Banking (excluding airtime and data purchase) applies.

What is the USSD Code to block Access bank account?

Dial *901*911# on any phone and follow these easy steps:

1.Dial *901*911#
2.Select Option 2 (Block Account)
3.Select ‘Self’ or ‘Third party’ for others
4.Enter the phone number linked to the account (s)
5.Select the Account you want to block (you can select either one of your accounts or all of them)
6.Enter your USSD PIN

Or dial *901# and select Other Services:

1.Select Option 9 (Opt Out)
2.Select Block Account
3.Select ‘Self’ or ‘Third party’ for others
4.Enter the phone number linked to the account (s)
5.Select the Account you want to block (you can select either one of your accounts or all of them)
6.Enter your USSD PIN

A successful request notification will display on your phone screen once you complete this correctly, and your account(s) would be instantly blocked

How to open Access bank account with Ussd code

To open account with access bank using ussd code Dial *901*0# and follow the prompts, you can either open an account by using your BVN or by providing your personal details as prompted. Upon provision of the required details, you will receive an SMS with details of your new account number..

How to buy airtime from access bank using ussd code

To buy airtime from Access bank  dial *901*Amount# (e.g: *901*7000#) on your phone, wait for the success message and start making calls. To buy airtime for friends or family members, simply dial *901*Amount*Phone Number#.

How to check account balance from access bank using ussd code

To check your access bank account balance Simply Dial *901*00# on your registered phone number. Authenticate using a four (4) digit security code

How do I check my statement of Access Bank using USSD code?

To check statement  of account Simply Dial *901*00# on your Access Bank registered phone number.

How do I unblock my Access bank account using USSD Code?

You can unblock your accounts by doing any of the following:
1.Send a duly signed instruction via email to contactcenter@accessbankplc.com
2.Call our 24-hour contact centre on 07003000000 or visit a branch.
3. Click HERE to use the self-service customer support option on our website
4.Visit a branch close to you for further assistance.

 

Meet Ogbeide Frank, popularly known as perere, a blogger who loves writing about finance and Tech. He studied Business administration at the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma and Mobile Communication at Orange College Malaysia .Frank have worked as a banker and consultant in variety of Nigeria agencies

Contact;Kokobest04@gmail.com
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