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In recent months, the Government of India has asked everyone to link their Aadhaar with their bank accounts. With this in view, all banks have started to provide many methods for customers to link their bank accounts with the Aadhaar number. Central Bank of India has set up different measures by which people can link their bank account with their Aadhaar and initiate subsidy benefits.
Existing users of internet banking may utilise their online Central Bank of India accounts for seeding the Aadhaar number with their bank account. Just in case you have Central Bank internet banking account, kindly follow the given steps to link Aadhaar with bank account.
Login to internet banking with your credentials
Go to top menu and select ‘Other Services’. Select the Aadhaar Registration’ option in it.
After this, you will be taken to ‘Registration for Aadhaar Number’ portal. Input Central Bank of India account number and the 12-digit Aadhaar number in the said fields.
Select the authorise button and click on Continue.
Ensure that the details you have entered are accurate. Select Submit.
After Aadhaar has been seeded successfully into your Central Bank Account, the bank will send across a confirmation message through e-mail or SMS.
Account holders of the Central Bank of India may link their bank accounts with Aadhaar using the bank’s mobile app. They simply have to go through these steps to fully link their accounts with Aadhaar: ''
Log in to the bank’s Cent mobile app by entering the user id and password.
Select the Request option displayed at the interface’s lower end.
Choose Link Aadhaar card to your Account.
Input details on Aadhaar number and submit the request.
The Aadhaar will get successfully linked to your CBI account in a couple of working days.
Soon you will receive a confirmation SMS stating successful linkage of your registered mobile number.
Central Bank of India has now released a system through which one can link his/her bank account to the Aadhaar number using the ATM, without really visiting the branch or through Internet Banking. The broad steps in this process will be the same, except for a few variations here and there. The steps will be present on the display screen itself.
At the bank’s ATM, simply swipe your debit/ATM card and input your PIN when required.
From the menu, select options that indicate linking of Aadhaar. Certain banks will make you undergo an additional option - ‘Other Services’.
After this, follow the instructions that appear on the display. Most often, you will be asked to input your Account Type, the Aadhaar number and reconfirmation of it.
Account holders not familiar with the internet or mobile banking system can link their bank accounts with their Aadhaar by going to the home branch. These people need to run through the steps mentioned below.
Go to the branch from where the account is operated.
Input the Aadhaar number and your name as mentioned in your Aadhaar card in the Aadhaar Seeding form.
Fill all mandatory details in the form.
Now submit the form together with self-attested documents of your Aadhaar and the passbook of the account.
Executive from the bank will countersign a receipt to you.
You will receive confirmation on the registered mobile number upon successful linking of Aadhaar to your account number.
How can I link my Aadhaar card with Central Bank of India bank Account online?
Customers who have a bank account in the Central Bank of India need to get their accounts linked with Aadhaar to make full use of the operations on offer. Here’s how you can link the Central Bank of India account with Aadhaar using internet banking:
Log on to the Central Bank of India internet banking portal through your user id and password.
On the Services segment, select Link Your Aadhaar card.
Input the 12-digit Aadhaar and choose the submit button.
The request is submitted and the Aadhaar will get linked to your bank account in just a few days.
Upon being linked, you receive a confirmation SMS on the registered mobile number.
How can I check my Aadhaar number linked with bank account?
You may confirm whether your Aadhaar card is linked to the bank account or not by following these methods:
1: Through UIDAI Website
2: Dial *99# USSD
3: Net Banking
It is easy to check Aadhaar-Bank Account link Status for those who use internet banking.
Note: If you have multiple bank accounts then the one thing you need to remember is- Through UIDAI and USSD you can see only that bank account which is recently linked with Aadhaar card.
What is the number to check balance in Central Bank of India bank Account?
You can check your balance by giving a missed call from your registered mobile number to 95552 44442.
How can I check my Central Bank of India bank Account balance through SMS?
To verify through SMS, follow the below steps:
Enter your 12-digit Aadhaar number
Double check digits entered by you.
Upon successful linking, the bank account linked with Aadhaar will be displayed.
How to link your bank account with Aadhaar?
If your bank account is not linked with Aadhaar, you can link Aadhaar with your bank account through net banking, SMS, or through branch. To link it via net banking, you need to log into your bank account and select the link that reads "Aadhaar Seeding Option''. Enter your Aadhaar number. This will display a screen with a transaction number and the time needed to complete it. Once successfully done, you receive an alert from the bank stating the completion of the process.
Should your contact number be registered with the bank, you have to send UID (Space) Aadhaar number (Space) to the bank via SMS. You receive SMS an once it is successfully linking.
How can I change my registered mobile number in Central Bank of India bank account?
You need to be aware of the process of registering/changing the mobile number in the bank to avoid any confusion.
To register your Mobile number with the Central Bank of India using ATM, you need to:
Visit the nearby CBI ATM and swipe your card.
Now enter ATM Pin to proceed ahead.
Next click on others option available at the bottom part of the ATM screen
Next click on Mobile Reg option.
Now enter the mobile number and click on confirm.
Your mobile number will be registered successfully.
Steps to Register/Change Mobile number through Branch
1: The process involves writing an application to the Branch Manager of the home branch of Central Bank of India. Write to the branch manager stating the requirement, of linking the account with the mobile number.
2: Visit the home branch and make sure to carry the Aadhaar Card copy, Bank Passbook front page copy, and the application. Self-attest the document's copies and attach it with the application. Submit the documents along with the application.
You should carry the originals to the bank in case the officials ask for the originals for the purpose of verification. When activated, you will receive an SMS alert on the updated mobile number.
3: Within two days the mobile number will get linked with the account, and you will receive the confirmation via SMS.
How can I link my Aadhaar card with Central Bank of India credit card at branch?
The steps required for linking the two are as follows:
Go to the nearby bank branch with the original and xerox of Aadhaar
Request for Aadhaar Seeding Form
Fill Aadhaar and credit card details
Sign the form
Put in the signed form with the concerned official of the branch.
Representative will cross check Aadhaar details across the original and send form to process further.
How can I link my Aadhaar card with Central Bank of India bank account?
There are a number of ways by which you can link Aadhaar with Central Bank of India bank account: Via Branch
Users without a net banking facility can go through the linking process simply by visiting the branch of the respective bank. Understand the following steps:
Step 1: Go to the bank branch and take a copy of the form that you will use to link Aadhaar with the bank account.
Step 2: Enter necessary details like the bank’s name and branch name.
Step 3: Fill in details with regards to bank account number, name, Aadhaar number, address and mobile number.
Step 4: Attach a copy of the Aadhaar and hand it over with the application form.
Step 5: A representative from the bank will look into the details submitted. The account shall be linked if the information matches.
Via Internet Banking
It is easy to link a bank account with the Aadhaar through the online mode. The steps to link the two are mentioned below:
Login to the internet banking for the account that you want to link with your Aadhaar card.
Search for the ‘Aadhaar card seeding’ or similar options.
Put in details pertaining to your Aadhaar details and click on ‘Submit’.
The linking will be complete once the information is successfully verified.
How to confirm the linking?
Customers who apply for Aadhaar Card can also verify the status of their applications by following few simple steps given below:
Step 1: Visit the UIDAI’s official website- uidai.gov.in
Step 2: In the Aadhaar service category, choose “Check Aadhaar & Bank Account Linking status”.
How can I link my credit card to my Central Bank of India bank account online?
Follow the below steps to link credit card to Central Bank of India bank account:
Visit the bank website and login to your online bank account.
On your bank account page, click on “service requests” or “requests”.
There is option that says link your credit card to your bank account. This option will pop up. Select it.
Now enter the details of your credit card - card number, expiry date, mobile number, date of birth and email ID.
Once you have entered all the card details, click on “Submit”.
As soon as you have clicked on “submit”, an OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number.
Enter the OTP and click on “submit”.
As soon as this is done, your request to link your credit card to your bank account will be submitted. It will take between 24 hours to 72 hours for your credit card to be linked to your bank account.
How do I add another account to my Central Bank of India through net banking?
Using the Online Banking mode, one may choose the Customer Service Tab, and select "Manage Account Preferences".
Next select the "Add" button.
You will need to enter the Product Type and Account Number and select "Add".
Most accounts will appear instantly.
Some accounts require verification before the account is added and will be taken to a Customer Service Representative for request completion.
How can I link my Central Bank of India Bank account to PAN card?
In case your bank account is not yet linked with your PAN and you cannot or do not want to visit the bank, you may do it online from the convenience of your home. Follow the below process to link Central Bank of India Bank account to PAN card:
Go to the bank’s website and navigate to the internet banking login page.
Input user ID and password and login to your internet banking account.
Select Service Requests option from options available on the website.
Select the “PAN Card Updation” option.
Input your PAN, date of birth written on the PAN card and your registered e-mail address with the bank.
Select submit once you are done rechecking the details that you have entered.
Your PAN is going to be linked to your bank account in just a few days.
How can I check my Central Bank of India Bank KYC status?
Visit the Aadhaar website - www.uidai.gov.in
Select 'Check Aadhaar & Bank Account Linking Status’
Input Aadhaar number and security code. Once submitted, an OTP will be sent to your mobile number registered with Aadhaar database.
Input OTP and select 'Login'.
Upon successful login, the website displays success or failure of the mapping process.