Absa Bank is a financial service provider in South Africa founded in the year 1991. The brand was established with the merger of banks such as United Bank, the Allied Bank and the Volkskas Bank. Absa is short for Amalgamated Banks of South Africa. It currently operates as a subsidiary of Barclays Bank. Headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, Absa also has operations in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ugana and Zambia.

Some of the top services offered include personal banking, business banking, private banking and wealth and investment management. Individuals have a number of savings bank account options. There is an assortment of cards such as Gold Value Bundle, Platinum, Transact, Prosperity, Prepaid and Flexi, with specific privileges and benefits. You can also apply for a personal loan for education, home or automobile. If looking for insurance, there are a number of options for that as well. For corporate customers, Absa offers a number of products for making and receiving payments, credit cards, banking accounts, among others.

To locate a branch or ATM nearest to your address click here. Absa Bank allows customers to view statements and make transactions through mobile and net banking. There is the Walletdoc for those looking to view and pay bills online conveniently. Members of the Absa Rewards every time they use the card for in-store purchases or fuel. The reward points can be redeemed for cash in account or airtime vouchers. For more information or queries on new accounts, payment, internet banking, cheque book, debit/credit card, or others reach the Absa Bank customer service.

Head Office
Absa Bank Ltd,
7th Floor, Barclays Towers West,
15 Troye Street, Johannesburg, 2001,
South Africa

Customer Service
Phone: 08600 08600 (personal banking)
Phone: 0860 040 302 (current accounts)
Phone: 0861 78 88 88 (Absa Rewards)
Phone: 0800 111 155 (lost cards)
Phone: 0800 41 41 41 (complaints)
Email: [email protected] (general)