For linking bank account to Aadhar card, you have to follow basic procedures as guided by RBI and UIDAI under the oath of government of India.
Here is detailed explanation about how to link bank account with Aadhar card online and offline.
All banks like SBI, PNB, BOI, BOB and others allow you with a net banking account. Most of the private banks like Axis Bank, HDFC, ICICI and others have options to link Aadhar card with bank account through e-kyc software or e-kyc activation apps.
Note: The CJI (Chief Justice of India) has declared that the deadline to link your UID Aadhaar no. with your Bank Account has been extended to 31st March, 2018. Before this, the last date for linking mobile with your adhaar was 6 February 2018.
In case you want to link bank account with Aadhar card, you can follow these two steps.
For online bank account aadhar card linking, you do not need to visit the self service update portal or SSUP. Rather, you can do this by visiting bank internet banking page. Get Internet banking user ID and password for your bank account from your customer service and then visit the Internet banking page, login and go to setting. In personal details, you will see option of Aadhar card seeding. In BOB M-connect app, the option in is the android app either. Most of the banks are now enabling e-kyc account opening which means your aadhar card gets linked automatically. You can use this online method to link aadhar card to bank account and get aadhar card bank account seeding done easily.
For offline process of linking bank account to aadhar card, you can easily go to the local bank branch and ask for aadhar card bank account linking form. Some banks have online download options for downloading bank account aadhar linking form. You can then add a photo copy of your aadhar card with photocopy of your passbook and give it to the branch manager of bank to link aadhar card with bank account easily.
So these two methods can help you in bank account aadhar card seeding online and offline.
In order to link your Bank account to your Aadhaar card these documents are needed. Here we have given the list of documents that are required for linking of your bank account with your Aadhaar card.
Documents needed for Offline process
These are the documents that you’ll need for the linking process.
- Original and 1 xerox copy of Aadhaar card.
- Original and 1 xerox copy of the Bank Passbook.
Documents needed for Online process
- Your 12-digit Aadhaar number.
- Details of Net banking .
How to Link Bank Account with Aadhaar via Bank’s Mobile App
You can also use the bank’s mobile app to do the seeding process without going to your Bank branch. Here are the steps to do so:
- Firstly install your Bank’s mobile application and Login into your bank’s mobile app.
- In the options select “My Accounts” and tap on “Services” tab, here you will see the option of “View/Update Aadhaar card details”.
- Here in the required fields Enter your Aadhaar number twice and tap on the Submit button.
- After this you will receive a confirmation message of successful seeding of your bank account to your Aadhaar card.