Here is a broad list of documents that can be used as proofs for Demat Account Opening.
- PAN card
- Voter ID
- Driver’s licence
- Income Tax returns
- Electricity bill
- Ration card
- Telephone landline bill
- Bank passbook
These documents will be required to meet the proof of identity and proof of address
requirements for opening a demat account.
Proof of identity - For this, one can use PAN card, voter's ID, passport, driver's
licence, Income Tax returns, electricity bill, telephone bill etc. ID cards with
applicant's photo issued by the government, among others, can also be eligible as
proof of identity.
Proof of address - For this, one can use ration card, passport, voter ID card, driving
licence, bank passbook or bank statement etc. Verified copies of electricity bills,
telephone bills (residence), identity card or a document with address issued by
the government also is accepted, among others.