Axis Banking offers its customers round-the-clock SMS Banking service using which customers can carry out almost all banking transactions. For added convenience such as requesting information on customer’s account, an SMS with a specific keyword can be sent to +919717000002 or 5676782.
Features of Axis Bank SMS Banking:
Customers of Axis Bank SMS Banking can avail information of their account in two ways:
Through this facility, Axis Bank customers will receive automatic alerts on their registered mobile numbers for any transactions made through the card, mobile, or internet banking. Any other transactions that are made through the bank branch, cheque, or system, customers will receive SMS alerts for those transactions that are above Rs.5,000. If a customer is also registered for bill payments, an alert is sent to their registered phone devices informing that a bill is due for payment.
SMS requests for non-transactional services:
Customers can check their balance, find the status of the cheques, view the last three transactions, and keep a track of their demat account balances. All customers have to do is send an SMS with a particular keyword to the SMS banking numbers, mentioned above.
The following services can be requested via SMS:
- Balance enquiry
- Display last three transactions
- Locate nearest ATM
- Cheque book request
- Customer ID
SMS requests for transactional services:
Apart from non-transactional services, Axis Bank customers can also avail some transactional services through the SMS Banking facility.
The following transactional services can be requested via SMS:
- Mobile recharge
- Data card recharge
- DTH recharge
Benefits of Axis Bank SMS Banking:
The SMS Banking facility offered by Axis Bank comes with the following benefits:
- Safety – This facility ensures that debit or credit transactions of a certain value is updated to you via SMS. No matter where in the world the customer makes a transaction using their credit or debit card, the bank informs the same to them. This ensures the safe usage of your card.
- Time saving – This facility saves a lot of time as customers do not have to visit the bank or even the ATM to make transactions or just keep a track of their accounts.
- Convenient – SMS Banking enables its users to practice easy banking instead of standing in long queues.
- Easy access – Customers have an access to their accounts at all times and from anywhere in the world.
- Automatic updates – Receiving automatic updates on registered mobile numbers helps Axis Bank customers keep track of scheduled payments and bill payments easily.
Charges for Axis Bank SMS Banking:
All customers who have registered for SMS Banking are charged Rs.15, exclusive of taxes for the services.
List of SMSes and service requests that can be availed using Axis Bank SMS Banking:
|Balance Enquiry||BAL<A/c no.>||Gives customers the details of the specified account number.|
|Download Mobile App||MBANK||Helps customers download the new mobile application. A link is sent to the registered mobile number to download the same.|
|Last 3 transactions||MINI<A/c no.>||Customers can avail details of the last three transactions in the specified account.|
|Register for E-Statement||GREEN<Email Id>||Customers can register for E-Statement. Must provide e-mail id to receive monthly E-Statement. This service is available only for Retail customers.|
|Locate the nearest ATM||ATM<Pincode>||Users can locate the nearest ATM. It is mandatory to know the pincode for this enquiry.|
|On-Demand E-statement||ESTMT<last 5 digits of account number> <From Date> <To Date> (MMDDYY) format||Request to be made for E-statement via SMS. Customer must send SMS from registered mobile number and E-statement will be sent only to the registered Email ID.|
|Cheque book request||CHQBK <Last 6 digit of A/c No.>||For requesting for Cheque Book. It is mandatory to provide the last 6 digit of the Account Number.|
|Cheque Status Enquiry||CHQST <6 digit of Cheque No.> <Last 6 digit of the A/c No.>||Customers can find the status of the cheque.|
|Update Email ID||UPDATEM<valid Email ID>||Customers can update Email ID by sending this SMS from registered mobile number.|
|Stop Cheque Request||STOPCHQ<6 digit of Cheque No.> <Last 6 digit of the A/c No.> <3 digit reasoncode> List of Reason Codes 019 – Lost Cheque book 020 - Mutilated Cheque Book 021 - Stolen Cheque Book 022 -Forged Cheque 023 - Lost Cheque 018 - Cheque Book not received 016 - Others 017 - Wrong amount spelt||Helps customers stop cheque from being encashed.|
|Prepaid DTH Recharge||DTH <Customer ID> <operator name> <amount> <last 6 digits of your axis bank A/c no.>||Instant recharge of DTH Connection.|
|Prepaid Mobile Recharge||MOBILE<mobile number> <operator name> <amount> <last 6 digits of your axis bank A/c no.>||Instant recharge of prepaid mobile.|
|Know your MMID (For IMPS transactions)||MMID||Customers can know their MMID. Available only for retail customers, MMID is used for transferring funds using IMPS.|
|To link Aadhaar no. with Axis Bank account||Aadhaar<Aadhaar no.>AC<last 6 digits of A/c no.>||Can link your Aadhaar no. with your Axis Bank account to avail Govt. subsidies.|
|Prepaid Data Card Recharge||DATA <Data card number> <operator> <amount > <last 6 digits of your axis A/c no.>||Instant recharge of prepaid Data Card.|
|To know your Projected Average Balance||For Projected Average Quarterly Balance SMS: PAQB <last 6 digits of A/c no.> For Projected Average Monthly Balance SMS: PAMB < last 6 digits of A/c no.> For Projected Average Half Yearly Balance SMS: PHAB <last 6 digits of A/c no.>||Customers can avail projected average quarterly balance, projected average monthly balance, and projected average half-yearly balance.|
|Block Internet Banking||Lock <9 digit Cust ID>||Blocks Internet Banking access.|
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