BVN Full Details🇳🇬


The BVN Full details service accepts the BVN and returns detailed information on the BVN verification. This article will guide you on how to integrate to the BVN Full Details Service.



Before you proceed, ensure you review the prerequisites for integrating to our APIs for a more detailed guide.

API Endpoint


Our service accepts headers for authentication. See below the headers to pass to the API

userIdStringThis is your user id retrieved from the portal. Check the getting started article to understand how to retrieve your userId
apiKeyStringThis is your apikey retrieved from the portal. Check the getting started article to understand how to retrieve your apiKey


Request ParameterStatusDescriptionTest Data
searchParameterRequiredThe BVN will be passed into this field12345678901
verificationTypeRequiredThis field is used to identify the service being called. Ensure to use the value provided exactly as providedBVN-FULL-DETAILS
    "searchParameter": "12345678901",


Response ParameterTypeDescription
responseCodeStringPlease reference Response Codes page for details on all possible responses
descriptionStringThis is a description of the response received.
verificationTypeStringThe same verificationType passed in request will be returned here
verificationStatusStringThis field lets you know if the identity verification was successful. Options are:

VERIFIED: This means that the BVN is valid.
NOT VERIFIED This means that the BVN is invalid
PENDING This status means that the verification could not be completed. Refer to the responseCode for the specific failure reason
transactionStatusStringThis indicates the wallet debit status. The options are successful or failed.
transactionReferenceStringIf you supplied a transactionReference, the same will be returned here. Else, we would generate a reference and return that to you in this field.
transactionDateStringDate the transaction was done
searchParameterStringBVN used for the verification
responseJsonThis is a json containing all the actual BVN data as retrieved from the service provider.
    "responseCode": "00",
    "description": "Successful",
    "verificationType": "BVN-FULL-DETAILS",
    "verificationStatus": "VERIFIED",
    "transactionStatus": "SUCCESSFUL",
    "transactionReference": "1630321373727-1696857775364-905d8b67-57cb-4a4b-9458-2f84da5d590f",
    "transactionDate": "1696857779251",
    "searchParameter": "12345678901",
    "callBackUrl": null,
    "livenessScore": 0.0,
    "paymentRef": null,
    "response": {
        "email": "",
        "gender": "male",
        "dob": "04-09-1970",
        "phone": "23490123456",
        "country": "nigeria",
        "nin": "00000000000",
        "bvn": "12345678901",
        "nationality": "Nigeria",
        "watchlisted": false,
        "avatar": "",
        "full_name": "ABDULHAKEEM CHIBUZOR IDOWU",
        "first_name": "ABDULHAKEEM",
        "middle_name": "CHIBUZOR",
        "last_name": "IDOWU",
        "alternate_phone": "23490123456",
        "state_of_origin": "Ogun State",
        "state_of_residence": "Lagos State",
        "lga_of_origin": "Ekiti, Kwara State",
        "lga_of_residence": "Ilorin West",
        "address_line_2": "Ogun State",
        "address_line_3": "nigeria",
        "marital_status": "married",
        "enrollment_bank": "000",
        "enrollment_branch": "ILORIN 23",
        "account_level": "Level 1"
    "faceMatch": null