How to open PPF Account with SBI

How to Open PPF Account in SBI - 3 easy steps to open PPF AccountWe all need PPF Account but many users who are interested to open PPF account don’t know how to an account for PPF. The best option is to open an account with SBI. Opening a PPF account with SBI is very fast and easy to use. The biggest advantage with SBI is, they allow online transfer fund into your PPF account that save your time, energy and money too.  Let’s take a look what are documents required to open PPF Account at State Bank of India:

 

3 Steps to Open PPF Account in SBI

Choose SBI Branch: This is important, you should choose your nearest SBI Branch where you can request to open the PPF account. Make sure that the branch should not be far away. You can locate SBI Branch here.

 

Submit Necessary Documents: Next step if to collect your necessary documents that are required to open the PPF account. Documents include Identity Card and Address Proof.

 

You can submit any one of the document for Identity Card:

 

 

For Address Proof you can submit any one of the below listed documents:

 

 

2 Passport recent photographs will be required while submitting the document.  Make sure to carry original documents along photo copy so that bank person can verify the documents and your account can be created hassle free.

 

PPF Passbook: Once you provided above documents then you will have to fill up pay-in slip that will be used to transfer amount to your account very first time. A PPF Passbook is very much similar to a Bank Saving Passbook that is issued by bank.



37 Responses to “How to open PPF Account with SBI”

  1. Prabu Says:

    Hi,

    For address proof I have only my Airtel postpaid mobile bill. Is that enough to open a PPF Account with SBI

  2. Rohit Sharma Says:

    Now that ICICI and other banks have also started accepting PPF Deposits, it is better to opt for such private banks as the offer the convinience of online transfer to PPF Accounts without any extra charges

  3. veena rani Says:

    i want to know about ppf details

  4. Alpesh Hirpara Says:

    i want ppf accont for my chiled

    my contact detailes 097253168**

    guide me

  5. admin Says:

    Telephone Bill from BSNL or MTNL would be good or Rasan Card.

  6. Dinesh Sawarkar Says:

    Please tell me about PPF account. Can any person open a ppf account. How to open it, & what is the minimum amount for opening. Please send me all details.

    Thanks

  7. Aman Says:

    Can a rent agreement or LIC copy suffice for address proof.

  8. Santosh kumar behera Says:

    PPF in SBI is transferable or not?

  9. Rajiv Says:

    can be open the PPF acc. by online ????

  10. manoj singh Says:

    minimum 500/- per year and maximum 100000/- per year deposit in ppf account.any person who have citizenship of India can open ppf account,

  11. KAILASH LOHANI Says:

    I HAVE SBI BANK PASS BOOK AND PAN CARD AND EMPLOYEERES REFRENCE CERTIFICATE IS IT ENOUGH TO OPEN A PPF ACCOUNT IN SBI????

  12. KAILASH LOHANI Says:

    @ SANTOSH KUMAR PPF A/C IS TRANSFERABLE IN SBI.. BUT U HAE TO SUBMIT YOUR NEW ADDRESS PROOF TO BANK FOR THAT

  13. mahendra kumar srivastava Says:

    dear sir i want to open the account of my wife.

    thanks
    mksrivastava

  14. Nerswn Basumatary Says:

    I have a/c in SBI with net banking so shall i open PPF a/c through internet banking from home ?

  15. AMIT Says:

    PPF AC AS ADDAR SUFFICE FOR ADDRESS AND ANY DOCUMENTS.

  16. Grace Says:

    Do I need to have a bank account in SBI in order to open a PPF account. The branch that I went to told me I need it. But my husband has a PPF account there and does have a regular account in that branch. Is this some new norm??
    Thanks

  17. Deepan.S Says:

    Hi,
    Would like to know the gain for the ppf account.
    S. Deepan

  18. Karan Batra Says:

    How much time does it take to open a PPF Account in SBI ??

  19. sanjay kumar jha Says:

    at least how much year we should invest & pls tell me minimum amount from start

  20. Pradipta Mandal Says:

    I have a PPF account under SBI, that has opened on 04/01/2007 should be matured after completion of 15 years on 04/01/2022, get money on the completion of this financial year that is 31/03/2022. Those 15 years is consisting of 16 financial years. ’06-’07, ’07-’08, ’08-’09…..’21-’22. Can I submit money & get tax deduction under 80c in 16th financial year? Can I extend the account for another 5 years, which will be after or before the 31/03/2022?

  21. admin Says:

    Dear Pradipat,

    You can always take advantage of tax saving from PPF and yes you can extend it for next 5 years as well.

  22. admin Says:

    It’s advisable to keep investing till 15 year so that you can save tax + get tax free money.

  23. admin Says:

    Aadhar is enough, however you will have to provide PAN Card details as well.

  24. admin Says:

    Yes, you can open the PPF Account from your home in SBI account however you will have to visit to the branch once.

  25. MANDEEP KUMAR Says:

    I WANT TO KNOW ABOUT PPF DETAIL? CAN I OPEN MY PPF ACC. ONLINE?

  26. Arindam Sengupta Says:

    If i want to issue one a/c payee cheque from my S/B a/c to PPF a/c, what I have to write in the cheque? I mean in favour of whom I have to issue the cheque & how I have to write?
    Please let me know.

  27. Sunil Patodia Says:

    You should extend the account for 5 years so that u can enjoy more period of tax free returns….

  28. admin Says:

    Hi Mandeep,

    Yes, you can open PPF account online via ICICI bank.

  29. Abhishek Nirala Says:

    Hi,
    I have my saving acct in SBI in my native place ie. Chattisgarh but currently i’m working in kolkata West Bengal:
    1.Can i open PPF acct in kolkata ?
    2.Can i submit the lease agreement as proof of address.
    3.Can i transfer my PPF account to my native place ie. GC in future.

  30. Roushan Says:

    hi this is roushan kumar, i have an account of SBI saving account. branch Bokaro steel city jharkhand,

    can i open a ppf account in delhi branch, near by uttam nagar

    can i do this. do u guys have any idea regarding this.

  31. Pankaj Says:

    Dear admin,

    I’m woriking in company & contributing in Epf Scheme

    Can I open a Ppf Account ?

  32. Deepak Says:

    Can i Withdraw before maturity whole amount?

  33. yakoob Says:

    I am native of AP , currently working in West bengal, can i open ppf a/c in sbi with my address proof (ration card ) of AP.

  34. Pyare Lal Solanki Says:

    sir,
    I want to open a PPF account in the name of my grand child under my natural gaurdainship and nominee to my son. please let me know, can I (grand father)take Tax rebate by depositing any sum through cheque.
    PYARE LAL SOLANKI

  35. Sanket Says:

    I have SBI savings account. whether the passbook of the same is enough for address proof. please reply.

  36. Hanumanth Says:

    I want to open PPF account in SBI.For address proof shall i give driving licence or my saving bank account passbook from Andhra bank.

  37. Virinder Says:

    I had opened a PPF account in say A city, due to my job transfer igot the PPF account transfered from City A to B and From B to City “C” will my account be in continuation or will it be a frsh account in city “C”

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