You can schedule your visit and access your locker every working day during banking hours. Note that a delay in paying rent can result in a penalty of up to 40% of the annual rent. Some banks might also ask you to open an FD or invest in a Ulip to use the locker service, but know that this is contrary to RBI rules. The tenant is required to withhold an amount of guarantee equal to the fixed deposit corresponding to the rent for a period of three years, plus the costs of leaving the locker in case of business. If the locker key is lost by the tenant, it must be immediately notified in writing to the subsidiary concerned. In this case, the locker must be forced and the tenant (in case of joint rental of both / all) must be physically present in the branch on the date set for the burglary. You must complete the application form and submit it to the bank. Then you need to sign an agreement with the bank, known as a “meeting memorandum”, and comply with the terms and conditions of sale. In the case of a joint application, all members must be present at the bank branch when signing the contract in front of the bank official. You should keep a copy of this agreement. Andhra Bank General Manager G. Ravi Kumar shows the lockers of the Ring Road branch in Vijayawada.
| Photo: V_RAJU non-resident Indians who are part of the Bank can also extend this facility. The lockers can also be rented by illiterates and blind people. However, lockers cannot be rented in the name of minors. The bank locker operation regulations of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) stipulate that the bank must be operated at least once a year, otherwise the bank will be able to open it. If the safe has not been operated by a high-risk tenant for an uninterrupted period of 1 year or for an uninterrupted period of 3 years by a tenant with a medium risk profile, the bank is entitled to insist on the tenant to immediately operate the locker. It is also necessary for the bank to send you a notice inviting you either to use the bank safe or to deposit it. Subsequently, all applicants for the bank vault must submit their know-how documents (KYC) as well as photos. Most of us like to keep our valuables in bank vaults and not in safes. But how safe are bank vaults? The Reserve Bank of India said in 2017 that banks are not required to compensate you if the contents of your locker are stolen or damaged due to a natural disaster. Nevertheless, they are considered safer than other options. If you`re thinking about taking a bank safe, here are five things you need to keep in mind.
The bank would give lockers for the safe custody of wedding jewelry or other valuables presented at the wedding, for safe custody. . . .