Late Payment Penalty Fee Notice

The Development Finance Corporation [DFC] informs its Customers that effective February 28, 2020, a late payment penalty fee of Thirty- Five Dollars [$35] will now be charged for late payments. Charges will be applied directly to all loan accounts where payments are made five [5] calendar days after the due date. We encourage all our customers to make loan payments on time to avoid additional charges to their accounts. We kindly remind our customers of the following:

  • Ensure that the amount paid is not less than the required amount.
  • If paying through a bank [over the counter or online], ensure that your payment is made no later than the agreed repayment date so that your payment is applied to your DFC account on time. Please note: payments made through the banks are received by the DFC on the next working day.
  • When paying through the banks, it is important to ensure that the deposit slip indicates the correct DFC loan account number and the beneficiary’s name.
  • For bank payments, we encourage you to kindly forward a copy of the deposit slip to to ensure that your loan payment is applied accordingly.

We welcome any questions you may have. Please feel free to call us at any of our offices countrywide or email us at

San Pedro 226-2144 / 4307 Belize City 223-3605 / 2818
Corozal 422-3191 / 0192 Belmopan 822-2350 / 2360
Orange Walk 322-2153 / 1063 Dangriga (For Stann Creek & Toledo) 522-3041 / 3042