Home Punjab National Bank How to Open an Account in PNB Online? Eligibility, Documents Required, etc.

How to Open an Account in PNB Online? Eligibility, Documents Required, etc.

Having a bank account is the most important thing when it comes to financial management as well as inclusion. Nowadays, from salary to businesses everything needs a bank account for managing transactions and funds.

Punjab National bank has an online banking facility using which you can open your bank account online.

With an online banking facility, you can open a bank account within the comfort of your home, however, for KYC you’ll have to physically visit the bank branch with your documents.

In this article, we will discuss how to open a PNB account online? eligibility, documents required, etc.

How to Open an Account in PNB Online Eligibility, Documents Required, etc.

How to Open PNB Account online?

You can follow these steps to open an account in Punjab National Bank online-

  1. Visit the official website

    Visit the official website of the PNB online portal and click on the click here button

  2. Fill the form

    Now, a form will appear which you’ll have to fill with details like name, address, etc.

  3. Select the bank branch where you want to open the account

    You’ll also have to select the state, city, and branch followed by selecting the type of account for opening the account

  4. Agree to the Terms and Condition

    Now, tick the checkboxes of the disclaimer and fill the captcha followed by clicking on the submit button

  5. Click on the submit button

    After clicking the submit button, another form will appear where you’ll have to provide your full name, address, Pan card number, Aadhaar Card number, etc.

  6. Provide the details of the documents

    Now, provide the details of the documents that you want to use for KYC purposes followed by clicking on the submit button

  7. Visit the bank branch

    Your account opening form has been filled and you’ll have to visit the bank branch with the documents mentioned below and also mentioned the TRN number sent on your mobile via SMS to initiate the KYC process.

  8. Your account is successfully opened

    After successful verification, your account will be opened and you’ll receive a PNB Account starter kit that includes a debit card, credit card (if applied), passbook, cheque book, etc.

Documents Required for Opening PNB Account

The following are the documents required for opening PNB Account-

Mandatory Documents

  • PAN card
  • Aadhaar card

ID Proof

  • Voter ID
  • Passport
  • Driving license
  • Employee ID
  • Any photo ID card issued by the Central/State government

Other Documents

  • Passport Size Photograph

FAQ

Can we open a bank account online in PNB?

Yes, you can open a savings account online, by applying for it through the PNB’s official website. However, for KYC, you’ll have to visit the bank branch.

Can I open a bank account online without going to the bank?

Yes, you can open a bank account online without going to the bank however, for KYC you’ll have to visit the PNB bank branch.

Can we find the bank balance using online banking?

Yes, you can find the bank balance using online banking methods like net banking, mobile banking, etc. but, the easiest method to find the bank balance of your account is by using the Punjab National Bank balance check number.  

Can a minor open the PNB Bank Account?

Yes, Punjab National Bank provides the facility to open a minor bank account. You can read the article to find out more- How to Open a Minor Account in PNB?

Was this post helpful?