How To Link Aadhaar Card With Canara Bank Account?

Canara Bank is one of the greatest open-segment banks in India. Built up in 1906 in Mangalore, the establishment has been giving banking and monetary administrations to individuals all over India. The legislature has made it compulsory to interface all financial balances with Aadhaar before the due date closes. Ledgers not connected with Aadhaar will be deactivated after the due date. Record holders will, in the long run, need to connect ledgers to play out all budgetary and non-monetary exchanges. Record holders can connect their Canara Bank accounts with Aadhaar through 3 unique strategies:

  • Via Canara Bank Account with Aadhaar Online
  • Via Canara Bank Account with Aadhaar Offline
  • Via Canara Bank Account with Aadhaar through ATM

Linking your Aadhaar card with your Canara Bank account is mandated by the government to avail various financial services and benefits, including government subsidies, LPG subsidies, and more.

Before you proceed with the linking process, ensure that you have the following:

  • Your Aadhaar card.
  • Your Canara Bank account number.
  • A registered mobile number linked to both your Aadhaar and Canara Bank account.

How to link aadhaar card with canara bank account online

Account holders performing monetary exchanges through web banking can connect their Aadhaar number to their financial balances online, too. Those clients who need to interface their Canara Bank account with Aadhaar online ought to be enlisted as net banking clients. On the off chance that you need to seed Aadhaar in your ledger on the web, you need to initially enlist for net banking and, after that, connect Aadhaar with your record. For each one of the individuals who have a functioning web banking account, here's the manner by which they can connect their Canara Bank account with Aadhaar on the web:

  • Login to your Canara Bank web banking account
  • Presently select the Account you need to seed Aadhaar in
  • Snap-on the "Services" area
  • Select the "Others" choice
  • Snap-on "Update Aadhaar Number"
  • Enter your 12-digit Aadhaar number
  • Snap-on "Update"


There are various clients who are not proficient in utilizing online administration or utilizing the ATMs. Canara Bank has made arrangements for them to connect their financial balance with Aadhaar by visiting the branch where their record is being worked. This technique is helpful, particularly for senior residents and uniquely abled individuals. Individuals need to pursue the underneath recorded strides to connect their Canara Bank account with Aadhaar disconnected:

  • Visit the nearest Canara Bank.
  • Carry a photocopy of your Aadhaar card.
  • Fill the Aadhaar Seeding structure accessible in the branch. Attach an authenticated duplicate of your Aadhaar with the form.
  • Hand it over to the Canara Bank official.
  • The official request your original Aadhaar for check, after which the official hands over the receipt alongside your unique Aadhaar.
  • The affirmation number in the receipt can be utilized to check the status of the Aadhaar connection.
  • Your Aadhaar will be connected to your financial balance within two working days.


Canara Bank customers can link their bank accounts through ATMs as well through the following steps:

  • Swipe your Canara ATM card at the respective ATM
  • Select your preferred language
  • Now select the “Main Menu” option
  • Click on “Other Services.”
  • Select the “More” option
  • Click on the “Aadhaar Number Registration” option
  • Select the “Correct” option
  • Submit your 12-digit Aadhaar number
  • Now re-enter your Aadhaar number
  • Select your Account Type (Savings or Current)
  • You will get a message that your Aadhaar Registration is on your registered mobile number.

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FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q- Is it mandatory to link Aadhaar with a Canara Bank account?

Yes, it is mandatory as per government regulations.

Q- Can I link my Aadhaar card online without visiting the branch?

Yes, you can link your Aadhaar online through Canara Bank's internet banking portal.

Q- What should I do if my mobile number is not linked to my bank account or Aadhaar?

First, update your mobile number with both your Canara Bank account and your Aadhaar by visiting the bank branch or Aadhaar enrollment center.

Q- Is there any fee for linking Aadhaar with my Canara Bank account?

No, Canara Bank does not charge a fee for this service.

Q- How long does it take for the Aadhaar linking to be completed?

The process usually takes 5 working days, but it may vary.

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CA Abhishek Soni
CA Abhishek Soni

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