SMS Banking

  • Quick access to your account details – at your fingertips 

  • Smart banking without data/internet  

  • Convenient and time-saving  

  • Safe and secure banking by using Registered Mobile Number only 

  • Available 24x7 

From your Registered Mobile Number, send the below SMS to 9136022000 for the relevant service you wish to avail. 

SMS to be sent SMS to 9136022000 Example
Register your mobile number REG <Account number> REG 1013XXXXXX2723
De-register DEREG <Account number> DEREG 1013XXXXXX2723
Balance inquiry BAL <Account number> BAL 1013XXXXXX2723
Mini Statement MINI <Account number> MINI 1013XXXXXX2723
Cheque book request CHQBOOK <Account number> CHQBOOK 1013XXXXXX2723
Cheque stop

CHQSTOP <Account number>

Cheque NO <cheque number>

CHQSTOP 1013XXXXXX2723 623451
Cheque Status

CHQSTATUS <Account number>

Cheque NO <cheque number>

CHQSTATUS 1013XXXXXX2723 623451
Set an account as a prime account SETPRIME <Account number> SETPRIME 1013XXXXXX2723

From your Registered Mobile Number, send the below SMS to 56767641 to activate or deactivate UPI ID/VPA ID.

SMS to be sent SMS to 56767641
To activate UPI ID/VPA ID of a user in BHIM Bandhan PSP application for Bandhan Bank Account UPIACTIVATE
To deactivate UPI ID/VPA ID of user in BHIM Bandhan PSP application for Bandhan Bank Account UPIBLOCK


For Individual

  • Identity proof
  • Address proof
  • One latest passport size photograph

    Documents acceptable as Identity and Address Proof (for Domestic Individual Savings Accounts – Opening of Accounts/Address Change/ Periodic Updation of KYC [Re-KYC]):

    1. Proof of possession of Aadhaar number
    2. Passport 
    3. Driving license
    4. Voter ID Card (Issued by Election Commission of India)
    5. Job Card by NREGA duly signed by an officer of the State Government
    6. Letter issued by National Population Registry confirming details of name and address
    7. Only a single copy of the document is required if it is listed under both address and identity proof, e.g. Passport/Aadhar Card
    8. If mailing address and permanent address are different, provide address proof documents for both

For Hindu Undivided Family

  • Copy of PAN Card / Form 60 with proof of existence of HUF entity
  • HUF Mandate
  • Proof of identification and address of the Karta as per documentation for individual
  • Prescribed Joint Hindu Family Letter signed by all the adult coparceners

For Joint Account

  • Address and identity proof documents for both applicants
  • A single address proof to the primary account holder will only be accepted if it is supplemented by a relationship proof between both holders