Gulf African Bank - FAQs

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How do I get my account balance?

You can get your account balance and view transactions in your account through our internet banking platform i.e. GABNET.

 

How / when can I give someone authority to operate my account?

Once you physically present yourself to any of GABs branches in Kenya, you can apply to introduce someone to be operating your account. 

When can I get my ATM card and cheque book?

Once you physically present yourself to any of GABs branches in Kenya, you can apply for an ATM card and Cheque book. 

Can someone deposit funds to my account?

Anyone can deposit funds to your account by using cash, cheques, RTGS or SWIFTS from abroad 

How do I send money to my account from abroad?

You can transfer funds from abroad via SWIFT. The SWIFT code for GAB is GAFRKENA. 

Can I specify the branch I want my account to be opened under?

Yes

Can I open a foreign currency account?

Yes

How do I know my account has been opened?

You will receive an email from GABs customer service department informing you of your account number.