About Centenary Bank


Who we are

Centenary Rural Development Bank Ltd started as an initiative of the Uganda National Lay Apostolate in 1983 as a credit Trust and it begun operations in 1985 with the main objective of serving the rural poor and contributing to the overall economic development of the country. In 1993, Centenary Rural Development Bank Ltd was registerd as a full service commercial Bank.

Today we are the leading Microfinance Commercial Bank in Uganda serving over 1,400,000 customers. Our services can be accessed across our  69  branches, 172 ATMs and the phone banking (CenteMobile) platform.

Our Vision

“To be the best provider of Financial Services, especially Microfinance”

Our Mission Statement

“To provide appropriate financial services especially microfinance particularly in rural areas, in a sustainable manner and in accordance with the law”

Our Values

  • Superior Customer Service
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Professionalism
  • Leadership
  • Excellence
  • Competence