Binance Opens a New Fiat On and Off-Ramp to Any Local Bank Account in South Africa


Binance users in South Africa now have a new channel that acts as both a fiat on and off-ramp. allowing users to deposit and withdraw funds to and from their Binance account using any local bank account.

The new service is available to any user who completes their KYC.

In order to use the on-ramp, you will have to make deposits in USD via a Swift transfer to a U.S.-based Silvergate bank account. The amount is then credited in Binance USD stablecoin (BUSD) at a ratio of 1:1.

SEE ALSO: [WATCH] Binance Launches a Dedicated Binance Nigeria Homepage as Exchange Volumes Hit All-Time Highs Over $37 Billion

All deposits made during the normal banking hours are reflected onto your Binance account the same day.

At the same time, users will also be able to make any amount of BUSD withdrawals from their Binance account and have the balance reflected as fiat in South African Rand (ZAR) into their local bank account.

To deposit fiat to your Binance wallet using the new funding option:

  • Complete the KYC on your Binance account
  • Navigate to ‘Buy Crypto’ dropdown menu and select USD as the currency

Select the ‘Bank Deposit – Swift Bank Transfer’ option

  • Select the ‘Silvergate Bank (SWIFT)’ option and input the amount to be deposited in USD
  • Provide and confirm the banking details
  • Check your fiat and spot wallet to confirm the deposit has been credited to your Binance wallet

NB: We will update this post on how to withdraw BUSD from Binance in the coming days

RECOMMENDED READINGWe have Processed a Total of $280 Million in Africa so far on Binance P2P Since March 2020, says Binance


Start trading bitcoin today from as low as $10.

Open a Binance Bitcoin Trading Account to get started!



Download the free report here:


Follow us on Twitter for latest posts and updates