- If Aadhaar Card/Aadhaar Number is available, then no other documents is required. If address has changed, then a self-certification of current address is sufficient.
If Aadhaar Card is not available, then any one of the following officially valid documents (OVD) is required:
- Voter ID card
- Driving license
- PAN card
- Indian Passport
- NREGA Card
If the above documents also contain your address, it can serve both as proof of identity and address.
If a person does not have any of the ‘officially valid documents’ mentioned above, but it is categorized as low risk by the banks, then he/she can open a bank account by submitting any one of the following documents:
- Identity Card with applicant's photograph issued by Central/State Government Departments, Statutory/Regulatory Authorities, Public Sector Undertakings, Scheduled Commercial Banks and Public Financial Institutions
- Letter issued by a gazette officer, with a duly attested photograph of the person