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Bolivia

Overview

Payment methodLocalSWIFT
Supported currency(ies)BOBAUD, CAD, CHF, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, JPY, NOK, NZD, PLN, RON, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, USD, ZAR
Payment SchemeACCL
Flight time (business days)0-10-3
Maximum transaction limitNo limitNo limit
Ultimate payer displayedYes

Please refer to the sections below for the key required bank details and other considerations for each supported payment method.

Local BOB payout

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
account_currency3-letter ISO 4217 currency codeShould be BOB
account_nameUp to 100 charactersAccount holder name of the beneficiary’s bank account
account_numberUp to 15 digits
account_routing_type1bank_code only
account_routing_value1Up to 2 digitsShould be a valid and supported bank code
bank_country_code2-letter ISO 3166-2 country codeShould be BO

Bolivian account number formats

Depending on the Bolivian bank which you’re paying to, the account number length is different:

BankBank codeAccount number length
Banco Mercantil110 digits
Banco Nacional de Bolivia210 digits
Banco Unión614 digit
Other banksUp to 15 digits

Beneficiary ID

For local payouts to Bolivia, you will need to provide an ID number as part of the beneficiary information:

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
For business beneficiaries (COMPANY)
business_registration_numberUp to 15 digitsTax ID (NIT: Número de Identificación Tributaria) as registered with the bank account
For individual beneficiaries (PERSONAL)
personal_id_typeOne of NATIONAL_ID, FOREIGN_ID, INDIVIDUAL_TAX_IDNational ID (CI: Cédula de identidad); or Foreign ID (CE: Cédula de Identidad de extranjero); or Tax ID (NIT: Número de Identificación Tributaria), as registered with the bank account
personal_id_numberUp to 15 digitsNational ID: Up to 8 digits; Foreign ID: E-(Up to 8 digits); Tax ID: Up to 15 digits

Tax

The Bolivian government sets a 0.30% tax (Impuesto a las Transacciones Financieras: Tax on Financial Transactions) per transaction, which is collected as part of transfer fees. Learn more about financial transaction taxes here .

SWIFT payout

Required fieldsPermitted DataNotes
account_currency3-letter ISO 4217 currency codeOne of AUD, CAD, CHF, CNY, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, JPY, NOK, NZD, PLN, RON, SEK, SGD, THB, TRY, USD, ZAR
account_name2-200 charactersAccount holder name of the recipient’s bank account
account_numberUp to 50 digits
swift_code8-11 alphanumeric charactersShould be a valid and supported BIC-8 or BIC-11 code
bank_country_code2-letter ISO 3166-2 country codeShould be BO
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