State Bank of India's banking services in United Kingdom are offered through its different branches spread across the country. SBI (UK Operation) registered office is located at 15-17 King Street London. Online Banking Services offered by the bank can be accessed from its UK website SBIUK.com It offers online banking to its customers which includes individual as well as business entity. For using the online banking service customers must be registered with the bank.
How to Open an Account & Make Fixed Deposits
If you wants to open an account with SBI United Kingdom then you need to produce your photo identity and residence address documents. You can refer the list available on the website or contact customer care and they will provide you with necessary information. List of Documents which can be used for Photo Identity and Proof of Residence are given below. Resident & Non Residents of UK, Partnerships Firm, Charitable Institution as well as Company can open account with the bank. Whether you are opening a Current Account or Saving Account you will need the documents giving proof of your identity and address. For making a fixed deposits in bank also you will have to produce the documents for your identity and residence. For opening an account you can submit any of the following document and minimum amount required for opening a bank account. Same document can not be used a Identity as well as Residence proof.
Identification Documents for Opening Bank Account
Valid Full UK Driving Licence with Photo
Identity Card issued by United Kingdom Armed Forces
I Card issued by Electrical Officer for Northern Ireland
Documents for Address verification
Utility Bill / Bank Building Society Statement (With in Last 3 Months)
Council Tax Bill (With in Last One Year)
UK Photo Driving License
Local Council Credit Card
For any assistance needed for opening a bank account with SBIUK you can call at the number given below from Monday to Friday.
Customer Care : 020 7454 4367 (Monday to Friday : 9:30 AM to 04:30 PM)
If you do not possess the above documents then you can call at the above number to find if any other document can be accepted for opening a bank account. You can read the detailed information and download the form for opening an account or making a fixed deposit.
Bank Accounts for Non Residents Indian (NRI)
Person of Indian Origin (PIO) and NRI can maintain two types of accounts with SBIUK. These accounts includes repatriable & non repatriable accounts. You can check here your eligibility to open an account as NRI/PIO.
1. Repatriable (FCNR & NRE)
2. Non Repatriable (NRO)
Money Transfer : If you want to send money then you have different methods which you can use. You can pay the money to be remitted either in cash or by Cheque. If your bank permits CHAPS to make payment then you just need to provide the information about receiver and sender. You can also use BCAS/Internet Banking for making remittance. If you have SBIUK Instant Access Saving Account then you can send money to India for free. Find here the charges for remitting to India, Nepal, Bangladesh.
If you use internet banking then you can remit funds online. Before you can remit the fund you will have to register the beneficiary. For adding a beneficiary you need to login to your Online retail internet banking account and then click on the Add Beneficiary link and enter the details such as Name, address, IFSC code, A/C No., branch etc and submit the form you will have to enter the transaction password supplied to you by the bank to complete the process. Once you have added the beneficiary, now you can remit the funds using clicking on the remittance tab given in the top menu. Enter the details and remit the fund. When you remit the fund you will be required to enter the transaction password. You can read the procedure for adding a beneficiary and remitting funds using internet banking.
Internet Banking Registration & Login
Only existing customers of SBI United Kingdom can register for Internet Banking. There is two types of online banking service available i.e. (i) Retail for Individual & (ii) Corporate for Companies. You need to fill up INB-R form for Retail & INB-C1 for corporate online banking. You can download these forms from the SBIGlobal website. Once you have filled up the form submit it to Chief Manager (UK Operation) for registration. Registered users can login to OnlineSBIGlobal website using User ID & Password supplied by bank. You can reach the Login page either clicking a login (Retail/Corporate) link on the SBIUK website or directly visiting the OnlineSBIGlobal.com website.
SBIUK Login : https://www.onlinesbiglobal.com/64GB/web/index.htm
Visit the above link and click on the Retail/Corporate user and enter you user id & password for retail internet banking. For signing in to to corporate online banking account you need to enter corporate ID in conjuction with user id & password.
On login page you see a virtual keyboard. Bank recommend using the virtual keyboard for entering your id & password. When you click on the check box against virtual keyboard, characters will be highlighted and you can use this keyboard. You can disable your keyboard by clicking on the "Disable Manual Keyboard".
Certain transaction requires IBAN (International Bank Account Number). IBAN is an account number issued by the bank which has the account number and bank branch identification.
Customer Care : If you are not satisfied with service of bank or facing any other problem related to banking then you can contact the Compliance Officer. Address and Contact details is given below.
Aggrieved customers / non Customers can lodge online complaint.
The Compliance Officer, State Bank of India, 15-17, King Street, London EC2V 8EA
Telephone Number : 0207454 4391
Email ID : Chief.firstname.lastname@example.org
If you need any assistance for Internet Banking offered by SBI United Kingdom then you can write an email or contact at the number given below.
Customer Care (Internet Banking) : 02076006444
Email ID : email@example.com
Branches : SBI United Kingdom has its main branch located at London and seven other branches at the following places.
Main Branch : London
Sort Code : 600159
Address : 15, King Street, London EC2V 8EA
Contact No. (Customer Service) : 0800 532 532
Fax : 020 7454 4423
118, Soho Road, Handsworth, Birmingham B21 9DP
Sort Code: 609475
630-632, Finchley Road, London NW11 7RR
Sort Code: 609357
25 Horsefair Street , Leicester LE1 5BP
Sort Code: 609477
Kings House, The Green, Southall, Middlesex UB2 4QH
Sort Code: 609358
149-153 High Street North, East Ham, London E6 1HZ
Sort Code: 609578
20, College Road, Harrow HA1 1BE
Sort Code: 609558
Carlton House, 18 Albert Square, Manchester M2 5PE
Sort Code: 609476
SBIUK Branches Contact Numbers
Manchester : 0161 817 2530
Birmingham : 0121 515 0400
Leicester : 0116 242 8830
East Ham : 0208 470 2992
Southall : 020 8574 0111
Golders Green : 020 8458 3856
Harrow : 02031141027