Unified Purpose codes

In compliance with the Central Bank of Jordan’s instructions, and starting from February 2, 2015, all incoming and outgoing MT Messages of type MT101, MT 102, and MT 103 processed through Jordanian banks must include in field 70 a payment purpose code, whereby the first line should start with a purpose code of 4 digits followed with a description of the purpose code.

Example field 70:(1st line): 0101(Mandatory) [CBJ Description(optional)]
(2nd -4th lines) [ transfer details]

Click here for the detailed list of purpose codes