Published on 23/02/2020 9:20:33 AM | Source: Live Mint

SBI account holders can check balance through missed call, SMS. Here is how

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Country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) offers various services to its account holders. One of them is toll-free SMS facility through its SBI Quick app. With SBI SMS banking and mobile services, customers can get account balance, mini statement instantly by just giving a missed call or sending an SMS from their registered mobile number on the SBI balance enquiry toll free number - 9223766666. In a few seconds, they will receive balance details on their phone. SBI customers can also get details of their account balance through a missed call at the SBI toll-free number 09223866666 as well. SBI customers can only avail this service if their mobile number is registered with the bank.

For balance enquiry

In order to check the balance in your account, you may give a missed call or send an SMS ‘BAL’ to 09223766666

For mini statement

To get the mini statement i.e. last 5 transactions on the account. Just give a missed call or send an SMS ‘MSTMT’ to 09223866666

For cheque book request

You can also request for cheue book with SBI SMS banking and mobile services. Send message "CHQREQ" to 09223588888. You will receive an SMS. Send consent SMS (CHQACCY6 digit no. received in SMS) to 09223588888 within 2 hours of receipt of SMS for further processing.


SBI cutomer can avail e-statement for last 6 months of their savings bank account. The statement will be sent on their registered email ID with password encrypted PDF file. Send an SMS ‘ESTMT <space> <Account Number> <space> <code> to 09223588888. Code is any 4-digit number of your choice which will be used to encrypt the PDF attachment sent to your registered email address

Registration for SBI SMS Banking and mobile services

In order to avail this facility, SBI customers need to get their account number registered. They just need to send SMS, ‘REG Account Number’ to 09223488888 from the registered mobile no for that particular account. For e.g. REG 12345678901. After which you will receive a confirmation message indicating successful/unsuccessful registration.

Besides, SBI customers can also check their account balance through net banking, mobile banking, SBI branch, passbook and ATMs.