|Routing Number||Transit Number||State||City||Postal Code||Branch||Address|
|031500030||00030-315||BC||Burnaby||V5H 0E5||162-4800 Kingsway||105 - 4501 Kingsway|
|031500020||00020-315||BC||Richmond||V6X 0K9||Richmond Branch||#120-5911 No.3 Road|
|031500010||00010-315||BC||Vancouver||V6B 1V9||1518 West Broadway||Vancouver BC, 1518 West Broadway|
|031500112||00112-315||ON||Markham||L3T 7T1||#28-505 Highway 7 East||#28-505 Highway 7 East|
What is the Routing Number?A routing number identifies the financial institution and the branch to which a payment item is directed. Along with the account number, it is essential for delivering payments through the clearing system.
In Canada, there are two formats for routing numbers:
EFT Routing NumberAn Electronic Fund Transactions (EFT) routing number is comprised of a three-digit financial institution number and a five-digit branch number, preceded by a "leading zero".
Example : 0XXXYYYYY
MICR Number (Transit Number)MICR Numbers or widely known as Transit Numbers are used in cheques processing. It appears on the bottom of negotiable instruments such as checks identifying the financial institution on which it was drawn.
A paper (MICR) routing number is comprised of a three-digit financial institution number and a five-digit branch number. It is encoded using magnetic ink on paper payment items (such as cheques).
Example : XXXXX-YYY