Documents Required for Post Office Saving Schemes

Post Office Saving Schemes have government-backing and there are many popular small savings schemes offered by Post Offices which are opted by many people. It is always good to know the documentation involved for opening an account of any of the post office savings scheme in advance, as it will make the account opening process easier.

Any of the Post Office Saving Schemes can be purchased from any general post office across India by the eligible persons. Many of the schemes provide guaranteed returns along with tax tax benefits.

  • Scheme Specific Account Opening Documents
  • Recent Passport Size Photograph/s
  • KYC Form
  • Copy of PAN Card
  • Copy of Aadhaar Card
  • Copy of Driving License
  • Copy of Voter's ID card
  • Job card
  • Copy of Proof of date of birth (for minor applicants)

You need to carry the originals of above items with you for verification purpose.

You will also have to self attest all the copies of documents which you are attaching to the application form while opening of account of any of the Post Office Saving Schemes.