If you own a bank account then there can be at times when you may feel disinterested in the bank account and will to permanently close the bank account. In such a situation medium of writing application for closing bank account acts as the best way to successfully apply for bank account closure. If the account holder wants to close the bank account then a written application for closing bank account should be written to the branch manager and duly submitted at the same branch. In the Application for closing bank account, the account holder should clearly quote the reason for closing the Bank account. The bank account holder also need to mention the mode of refund of balance amount pending in the account. The account holder is also required to surrender the Banking instruments like ATM card, Internet banking Kit, Cheque Book, Pass book, Credit card, to the home branch at event of closing bank account. Finally, we are writing a sample application for closing bank account to the manager, requesting for account closure. Download Application for Closing bank account in word
Subject: Request for Permanent account closure held with your branch
This is in reference to my savings bank account held with your branch, I am willing to close my account since, I am not in a position to operate the same due to some personal reasons, effective immediately. I do not require the account anymore thus I request you to close the account and refund the balance amount pending in my account in cash to me.
The following are the details of my account:
Account Name ……………………………….
I am surrending my pass-book, cheque book containing unused cheques no. and ATM-Debit Card herewith.
I will be highly obliged if the needful is done at the earliest
Attached: Banking Instruments ( i,e Pass Book, Cheque Book, ATM cum Debit Card )
Congratulations, you have written the application. Now simply submit the application at your home branch along with banking instruments.