There may be circumstances where an existing Zerodha client may need to add, update or even change their registered bank details. Well, it may sound overwhelming, but it is quite simple with the active Zerodha Bank Account.
There is also a provision of opening a Zerodha 3 in 1 Account where your bank and trading account are inter-linked from the backend. Zerodha works with IDFC bank for this proposition.
You just need to decide if you want to do so online or offline. Here’s all you need to know about the Zerodha Bank Account.
Explained below is the information required for handling bank accounts linked to Zerodha. Dive In
Zerodha Bank Account Change
Do you wish to change the bank account linked with your Zerodha account? Here’s what you need to do.
Steps to change Zerodha bank account:
You are required to submit the account modification form first.
A bank proof document is also mandatory.
Now, visit Zerodha’s website and go to the ‘Download & Resources’ section.
Then, download the account modification form.
Get the form printed and fill it accordingly.
Do not forget to sign in all the required places.
Attach the proof documents of your respective bank. It may include – bank statements or canceled cheque.
Send the duly filled form to Zerodha’s Bengaluru office.
Zerodha Bank Account Change Form
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Find the Bank details for MCX (Commodities) in the table below:
Zerodha Bank Details For MCX
ZERODHA COMMODITIES PRIVATE LIMITED
HDFC Bank, Richmond Road, Bangalore
Zerodha Add Bank Account
You are authorized to link one primary bank account and up to two secondary bank accounts to your Zerodha account.
You can add a new bank account or change an existing account by sending the updated documents to Zerodha. You may do it offline by sending the hard copies as well as offline by emailing the scanned copies to Zerodha.
Zerodha Add Secondary Bank Account
As an existing client of Zerodha, you must have already added your bank details to your Zerodha account. This by default becomes your primary bank account.
If you wish to add another bank account, it will fall under the secondary account.
There’s a simple procedure to do so i.e. sending/submitting a scanned copy of a personalized, canceled cheque or a one-month bank statement to Zerodha.
This will link your desired bank account to your Zerodha account.
MICR, IFSC along with the name of the account holder is mandatory in the canceled cheque or bank statement provided by you.
The name of the account holder should be the same as the name registered in Zerodha account.
Now add a secondary bank account in just one click! You can raise a ticket at Zerodha to submit the required proof.
Zerodha Bank Account Fund Transfer
Zerodha offers trading platforms like Zerodha Kite and Zerodha Pi to transfer funds directly. These are instant payment gateways that facilitate easy fund transfer.
Zerodha charges of ₹9 (plus taxes) for instant fund transfer. However, this facility is available to only about 25 Zerodha-registered banks. Click Here to view those banks.
Fund transfers, in general, are accepted from only accounts linked at Zerodha. Also, the fund value should be more than ₹ 1 to be updated on the terminal.
The time taken for funds to reflect depends on the method of fund transfer. Any delay in the funds may happen due to a fund transfer from an unregistered bank account. This can also happen if Zerodha hasn’t received your bank account details from the bank.
Refer below for the time taken for different fund transfers:
NEFT/RTGS transfers may take 2 to 10 hours depending on your bank.
IMPS transfers take about 10 minutes during market hours.
The bank proof and details submitted while opening an account at Zerodha automatically become your primary bank account.
In a primary bank account, you may add funds as well as make withdrawals. While through a secondary bank in Zerodha, you can only add funds to the account.
To add/link a secondary bank, send the following proofs to Zerodha:
A personalized, canceled cheque with your name printed on it
Your self-attested bank statement with IFSC & MICR code.
A copy of your self-attested bank passbook
It takes about 24 hours (after submitting the bank proof) for the secondary bank account to be linked to your Zerodha account.
#Can we add a relative’s/friend’s bank account to the Zerodha Account?
The answer is no. As per the SEBI rules, only the bank account in the name of the Zerodha account holder can be linked to their trading account.
Other than that, no relative’s, friend’s or acquaintance’s bank details shall be accepted by Zerodha.
#How long does it take to change the Zerodha primary bank account?
After you have sent the hardcopy of the required documents (account modifications form, personalized canceled cheque/ one-month bank statement) to the Zerodha headquarters, it may take one or two days.
To be precise, after receiving your documents, Zerodha will take about 24 to 48 working hours to update the details of your primary bank account.
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