As we all know that Cheque is a medium through which we make payment to another payment. We also use it for withdrawing money from our own account. Cheque is basically, a type of negotiable instrument, drawn by an customer on his bank to pay the presenter of it the sum specified on it at a particular date. Have you ever wondered how to apply for cheque book. If no, then in this article we will learn how to apply for SBI cheque book, as example. The process for applying for cheque book is same for all bank. Before knowing how to apply for sbi cheque book we should know, the types of cheque. Basically, there are two types of cheque normal and When you open a new account with a bank, by default the bank doesn’t provides you cheque book unless you have opted in the account opening form, for cheque book. Let’s learn the ways by which we can apply for sbi cheque book.
There are basically two ways for applying for SBI Cheque book. First method,at the time of applying for new account opening, there is a coloumn in the account opening form, where the customer can opt for cheque book facility. Once opted for this service, the customer is been delivered his sbi cheque book at the address by him in the form within 7 days of submission of account opening form. Second method, In this method, the customer need to submit a sbi cheque book request letter to the bank manager, requesting for the same.
The best way to apply for SBI cheque book is to submit an cheque book request letter in written addressed to the Branch Manager of your home branch( The branch where you opened your account). Once you submit the letter, the sbi customer will receive it at his residential address he furnished in the letter or at the address he has registered with the bank at the time of account opening.
Below we have drafted a good letter that one can take into consideration while applying for a new cheque Book.
For your convenience, we are attaching a SBI Cheque book request sample letter in MS-Word file format.
Subject: Request to issue a new Multi-city Cheque Book
This is to request you to kindly issue me with a new multi-city cheque book as I didn’t opted for the same facility at the time of account opening. I need to pay my clients their debts through this medium. Thus, I request your kind self to issue me a new multi-city cheque book.
The Multi-city Cheque Book as stated obove should be delivered and issued as per my account details furnished below.
Account Name: ………………………………..
I will be highly obliged if the needful is done at the earliest.
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