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How to change Address in Canara Bank ?

You might already be having a Bank Account in Canara Bank and you might have relocated or shifted to a new address. Due to this reason you might now want to change address in your Canara Bank Account. Previously, we discussed about the procedure to link PAN Card to Canara Bank Account. You don’t need to worry as you have landed on the right page as in this article we will let you know how to change address in Canara Bank Account.

How to change Address in Canara Bank Account ?

Step 1 : Gather necessary Documents(ID & Address Proof)

First of all you need to gather the necessary documents which will be required to change your address. Make sure your carry the originals and photocopy of the documents mentioned below. Originals will be required to verify your Identity and Address.

  • ID Proof Document(Original & Photocopy)
  • New Address Proof Document(Original & Photocopy)
  • Savings Account Passbook

Proof of Identity(ID Proof Documents) :

  • i) Passport
  • ii) Voter ID Card
  • iii) PAN Card
  • iv) Government/Defence ID Card
  • v) ID Card of reputed employers
  • vi) Driving License
  • vii) Pension Payment Orders issued to the retired employees by Central/State Government Departments, Public Sector Undertakings
  • viii) Photo ID Cards issued by Post Offices
  • ix) Photo identity Cards issued to bonafide students by a University, approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and/or an Institute approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Step 2 : Write an Application to the Branch Manager

Now you need to write an application addressing to the Branch Manager describing your old and new address and your Bank Details with signature. Bank Details which are to be mentioned on the application should be :

  • Name on Account
  • Bank Account Number
  • Old Address
  • New Address

Step 3 : Filling up the Change of Address/Address Updation Form

After that you need to visit your Canara Bank Home Branch and ask for the Address Updation Form used for updating your address in your bank account. Fill this form completely and recheck all information.

Step 4 : Submitting your Documents to Branch Manager

Finally, you need to submit all the above mentioned documents and your address will be updated in the Canara Bank records in 1-2 working days.

Step 5 : Updating your new Address in Canara Bank Passbook

Once your new Address has been updated in the Canara Bank records you need to update the same on your Bank Passbook and you’re done.

This is the complete process to change Address in Canara Bank Account. If you have any queries, you may leave your comments below.

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8 comments

  1. I have a doubt. What documents do I have to carry as proof for the new address?

  2. Hi Mukul,

    You can provide any of the documents mentioned below as a proof of address.

    i) Telephone bill
    ii) Electricity bill
    iii) Gas connection card/ book
    iv) Ration Card
    v) Bank account statement
    vi) Letter from employer [subject to Bank’s satisfaction]
    vii) Aadhaar Card/Voter Card/DL/Passport
    vii) Any document which provides current address information [subject to Bank’s satisfaction]

  3. I took rental agreement to my Canara bank branch, Bangalore, and since this is my new address i do not have any other document which proves my residential address other than this rental agreement. What can i do?

  4. Is it mandatory to give the original documents for address change…
    We can show as our identity and we can give the photocopies na….
    Can anyone clear me in this

  5. Hi Swetha,

    Only self attested photocopies are required.

  6. I wanna change my address bt I don’t have any of the documents on my name which contains my current address.its all on dad s name.den vich documents should I carry with me ??

  7. How much time will it take for the entire process after the submission and approval of the documents?

  8. Hi Kirti,

    It doesn’t take much time. Sometimes it is done instantly. You can visit the branch and confirm the same.

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