State bank of India is one of the largest public sector banks in India. In every family one person will definitely have SBI account, at the same in every location we will find a branch of SBI. Having a bank account in State Bank of India makes your banking operations easier.
The resident individuals of India can open SBI saving bank account online on the SBI Yono website. After filling your application on Yono portal you need to visit yoru chosen SBI branch for activation of your savings bank account in state bank of India.
In case if you want to open your SBI savings account offline then you have to fill SBI account opening form and it should be submitted to the SBI branch where you want to open your account.
So in both online and offline cases, you need to visit the SBI branch for activation of your account. Here you can download the SBI account opening form in PDF format and also find a sample filled SBI account opening form for the year 2021.
SBI Account Opening Form Filled Sample
(The above-downloaded SBI account opening form and the account opening form which you get at your SBI branch may slightly differ, but most of the information is same and you can use any one of them to open your SBI savings bank account.)
Filled SBI Account Opening Form Part 1
Filled SBI Account Opening Form Part 2
Filled SBI Account Opening Form ( Form 60 & Declaration)
If you don’t have PAN card then you need to submit form 16, and also fill the nomination form.
Required Documents to Open Account in State Bank of India
- Two passport size photos
FAQs on opening account in SBI
Can I open SBI bank account online?
Yes, you can open your SBI bank account online on Yono website, but you need to visit your SBI branch for activation of your account, it is a one time visit after filling the online application form.
How can I check my SBI account status ?
If you have internet banking then you can check your account is active or not, or you can also get the status of your SBI bank account by calling their customer care number 18004253800.
What is SBI Yono?
SBI Yono is a mobile application service offered by state bank of India, through which SBI customers an avail online banking service such new account opening, balance check, amount transfers, new service requests etc.
Can I open Zero balance account in SBI?
You can open SBI small savings bank account online at https://oaa.onlinesbi.sbi/sao/onlineaccapp.htm
It is a zero-balance account with limited features when compared to normal savings bank accounts of SBI.
Can I open salary account in SBI?
If your employer has a tie-up with SBI under the corporate salary package then your employer can create a salary account for you, which has a Zero minimum balance facility. So you have to ask your employer to create a salary account for you in SBI.
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