Get to Know the Financial Institutions of Belize: Domestic Banks

Domestic banks are the largest of the financial institutions in Belize, whose major functions are to accept deposits from customers and offer loans. Belize’s domestic banks offer traditional banking services such as consumer and commercial loans, sale of foreign currencies, credit cards, savings, checking and time deposits. Banks also provide letters of credit and bank guarantees.

See list of domestic banks licensed in Belize

Domestic Banks

Atlantic Bank Limited

Main Branch

Cor. Freetown Rd. & Cleghorn St.
Belize City, Belize

Tel: (501) 223-4123 or (501) 223-3921

The Belize Bank Limited

Main Branch

60 Market Square
Belize City, Belize
Tel: (501) 227-7132 or (501) 227-7082


Heritage Bank Limited

Main Branch

106 Princess Margaret Drive
Belize City, Belize
Tel: (501) 223-6783 or (501) 223-6784

Web: /domestic/

National Bank of Belize Limited

Main Branch

Cor. Forest Dr. & Hummingbird Highway,
Belmopan City, Belize
Tel: (501) 822-0957

Email: [email protected]

Learn more about domestic banks in Belize:
Who owns a domestic bank?
Domestic banks are owned by shareholders.
How are domestic banks funded?
Domestic banks source funds from shareholder capital and from their head offices or affiliates aboard.
Which law governs domestic banks in Belize?
Domestic banks are licensed in Belize under the Domestic Banks and Financial Institutions Act.