What are Security Codes used for on 365 online?

Security codes allow you to carry out banking activities securely on 365 online, the Mobile Banking app (ROI only) and the Tablet Banking app. For example, adding a payee. Security codes are not required for Bank of Ireland App.

   

There are several instances where you will receive a security code when using 365 online:

  • Adding a payee (Bill, SEPA or International). You'll receive the security code by text or post.
  • Setting up a standing order. You'll receive the security code by text or post.
  • Changing your address. You'll receive the security code by text.
  • Registering your mobile phone number. You'll receive the security code by post.

Please note

To receive security codes by text you must first register your mobile phone number online. See our 365 Demo for directions on how to register your mobile number on 365 online.

   

There is only one instance where you will receive a security code when using the Mobile Banking app:

  • Adding a payee (Bill, SEPA, or International). You'll receive the security code by text or post.

Please note

To receive security codes by text you must first register your mobile phone number online. See our 365 Demo for directions on how to register your mobile number on 365 online.

Strong Customer Authentication(SCA) has replaced security codes on the Bank of Ireland App.

Last updated: May 15, 2020

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