Friday, October 7, 2016

Sample letter format for changing contact number of bank account

Are you looking for how to write a letter for changing your contact number registered while you opened a bank account? You will get guidance here. You will see below a sample letter format which can be submitted to the bank manager to update your bank account.

What is the role of mobile number registered with your Saving Bank Account ?

Before going to the letter format, let you know what is the big role of mobile number associated with your bank account. When you open an account with a bank, you will be asked to give your mobile number. You may not be giving to more importance to it. But it is one of the important thing. The main purpose is to alert you whatever happens with your bank account. For example, if you debit some money through ATM card, you will get SMS alert saying that how much your money debited. Similarly for any credit, you will get SMS alert. It ensures that the right person is accessing the account. If your ATM card stolen and misused to debit money, you can immediately know of it through your registered mobile so that it will be easier for you to approach your bank and what should do next. So importantly, here the mobile number you registered plays main security feature. Apart from this, for advanced users, it will be much more helpful. For example, if you are transferring money through internet banking or do any online transaction, the bank will sent you OTP (One Time Password) only to your registered mobile number. Otherwise, you will face difficulty. So when you change your mobile number, it is very important for you to update your mobile number in the bank. For that, the bank will request you to submit written letter to change your mobile number in their database. Here's the letter format for changing the mobile number with your bank.

Letter Format for Change of Mobile Number Registered with your bank

55, Nellaiappar Kovil Street,

The Bank Manager,
HDFC Bank,
TN, India.

Respected Sir,
Sub: Request to update my registered mobile number.
I have a SB account with your concerned bank here. When I opened my account, I have given you the mobile number _______ (Write your old mobile number) which I am not using presently. So hereby I request you to update my registered mobile number with this new one, __________ (write here the new mobile number). Please change it as soon as possible so that I can do my regular transaction easily. I have given below all my details related to my SB account.

SB Account Number: _________________
Old Mobile Number: _________________
New Mobile Number: _______________

Thanking you,
Yours faithfully,


Attachment: Xerox copy of my Bank Passbook.

Note: This letter format is sample only. The information given here is not belonging to anybody. Hence you are advised to use your particulars at the appropriate places. Thank you for reading this article of letter format on How to change contact number of bank account.

1 comments so far