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SMS Banking

SMS Banking: get the right messages
Let your mobile phone do the hard work when you need important information about your account.

SMS Banking saves you the hassle of finding a branch or an ATM. Simply send a text (SMS) to 8701 to:
  • Check your account balance
  • See the details of the last five transactions on your main account
  • Perform transfers between your MCB accounts (Mauritian Rupees only)

SMS Alerts

Your mobile phone can simplify the management of your finances. Subscribe to SMS Alerts and we will send you a text message when:
  • Your salary is credited on your account
  • Your term deposit reaches maturity
  • Your standing order has failed
  • Your direct debit has failed


For each SMS you send to 8701, 50 cents will be charged to your MCB account on top of your telephone operator's normal SMS fees - Emtel MUR 1.00 (post-paid) & MUR 1.10 (prepaid) / Orange MUR 1.10 (post-paid et prepaid) /MTML MUR 0.50 (post-paid et prepaid)
For each SMS Alert you receive, Rs 1 will be charged to your MCB account.

Demo & FAQ

If you want to know how to use the SMS Banking service, check out the How-To Demo and FAQPDF 197KB

SMS Refill

Reload your mobile credits instantly anywhere, anytime. Simply send a text message (SMS) to 8700 without having to find a shop, a scratch card or an ATM. Even better, you can pre-register five beneficiaries for whom you can buy credits via your own mobile phone.