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How to Change Name in ICICI Bank Account?

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ICICI Bank is one of the biggest and most trusted banks operating in India. I think you already own a account there and you have changed your name. Now you want your new name to be updated in your ICICI Bank account details. If not this then I think there are some mistakes in your name which you have given to your Bank. If yes and you are searching for an article online in which you will get details about this case. I mean information and procedure to change name in ICICI Bank account, then you have been landed on the right website. Because in this guide on Online Indians I will be telling you how you can change name in ICICI Bank.

How to Change Name in ICICI Bank Account?

Change Name in ICICI Bank Account

So let us get started with this article and read the procedure which you need to follow in order to change name in ICICI Bank account. I have mentioned all the steps below, after reading this if you have any kind of doubts regarding this one then you can leave your comment below.

You can change your name in ICICI Bank records but, bank needs proper proof documents to do so. You need to submit all the photo copies of required documents to the bank. I have listed out the ones which you can submit.

Once you have the documents which I have mentioned above you need to write a letter to your branch manager requesting to change name in ICICI Bank account. I have given a sample copy of the letter which you need to write to your branch manager, you can use the copy which is given below.

To:

Branch Manager,

ICICI Bank,

Camp Belgaum, Karnataka

Subject: Request to change Name in Bank account.

Respected Sir,

I Mr. Subhash Sharma, I have changed my name from Sumit Sharma and I request you to change my name in my bank account records too. I have made Affidavit of my name change, Newspaper Publication and Gazette Notification regarding my name change. I have attached all the required documents with this letter.

My Account Number is XXXX-XXXX-XXXX

Documents Attached:

  1. PAN card.
  2. Aadhaar Card.
  3. Driving License.
  4. Voter Identity Card.
  5. Copy of Affidavit.
  6. Copy of Newspaper Publication.
  7. Copy of Gazette Notification.

Regards,

Subhash Sharma

After writing this letter you need to take the photocopies of the documents which you are going to attach with your request letter. Make sure you make your signature on the photocopies, without your signature on them they are not valid.

Finally visit ICICI Bank home branch where you own and maintain your bank account and submit your letter with all the required documents to your branch manager. While submitting your letter make sure you copy original copies of your documents, your branch manager may ask them for verification purpose.

Final words.

So this was how you can change name in ICICI Bank account. I hope you are clear with all the steps which I have mentioned below. If you have any kind of doubts you can leave your comment below.

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    • Hi Kadambari Kulkarni, even if you want to change only your surname you have to submit the bank all the details documents which are mentioned above.

      Without these you can’t change your name.

      And as per your question, yes you need Gazatte notification as well.

      Hope this helps!

  • Hi, I need to add an initial to my name, I have Aadhaar as proof, will this single document suffice? Also if i place the request, how long will the process take?

    • Hi Meera Mohan,
      You can’t make any kind of changes to your name in ICICI bank account without an Affidavit.

      One of my friend wanted to change her last name in ICICI bank account, she had her PAN Card and Aadhaar card as proof documents but still bank rejected the change and asked for Affidavit.

      So I would say you can’t make any kind of changes to your name.

      Hope this helps you!

      • What is the procedure to get the required affidavit. And can yo please tell us, what are the documents that are required for it?

  • I have required my name only one word for example, in my account name is MARU HARIKRUSH(AN) DINESHBHAI this Chang to MARU HARIKRUSH(NA) please reply

  • Hi,My name mention in Account RAMESH R MANIYAR but in income tax refund required RAMESH RAMNARAYAN MANIYAR. So Kindly change as soon as per requirements.

  • Hi,
    I need name correction in my account and Mohanraju to mohanrasu.
    I have given documents also like Mohanrasu only.

  • hi ….

    In bank account my name is Mohit. But i wants my name as MOHIT KUMAR (My name in all of my certificates, aadhar card is MOHIT KUMAR except PANCARD). So please guide that what should i do ?

  • I have to change my father’s name , coz just one letter is misspelled, what is the procedure?

  • Every institution needs an ID Proof with the name change. Somebody should start accepting basic documents such as a notarised affidavit, paper advertisement. If every one wants an ID proof with the changed name, how can it ever happen ?

  • My wife’s changed name is updated in aadhaar card and i have it updated in PAN card recently with help of aadhaar. She also has her DL created with new name with my current address. Is it absolutely necessary to have the affidevit to change the name in ICICI Bank? Wouldn’t it be easier that i close the account with older name and open a new account with current name?

  • Sir,
    In bank account my name is Reetha but I want my name as Gowda Reetha Mallappa (My name in all of my certificates, voter id & Aadhar card is Gowda Reetha Mallappa except Pan card) This does not need News paper publications, Gazatte Notifications & Affidavit I guess.

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