a) FCNR Account:
NRIs may instruct their banker to transfer by SWIFT funds for credit of your account as under:-
i) USD - to Bank of New York, New York (SWIFT Code : IRVTUS3N) account No. 802-611-5265 of Bank of India, New York for ultimate credit to account No. 00033-44556 of Bank of India, Mumbai NRI Branch (SWIFT code BKID IN BBNRI)
ii) Sterling Pound- Bank of India, London Branch, (SWIFT Code : BKIDGB2L) European Centre, 63 Queen Victoria Street, 4th floor, London EC4N 4UA A/c No. 0110300-12101 in the name of Bank of India, Mumbai NRI Branch (SWIFT code BKID IN BBNRI)
iii) Euro-to Societe Generale, Paris (SWIFT Code :SOGEFRPPADB) Account No. 30003 04970 00001089126 59 of Bank of India, Paris Branch (SWIFT code BKID FRPP) for ultimate credit to Account No. 4317 EUR 000810 of Bank of India, Mumbai NRI Branch (SWIFT code BKID IN BBNRI)
iv) Japanese Yen- Bank of India, Tokyo Branch, (SWIFT Code : BKID JPJT) Central P.O. 253- Tokyo, Account No. 5013 of Bank of India, Mumbai NRI Branch (SWIFT code BKID IN BBNRI).
v) You may also send demand drafts as under:-
• Currency Drawn on
• USD New York
• GBP London
• EUR Paris
• JPY Tokyo
Mail the draft alongwith the Account-opening Form and other papers to Bank of India where you desire to open an account. However, such remittance results into delay and loss of interest for transit period- particularly, if it is a personal cheque.
FCNR deposits are accepted at select authorised branches.
b) NRE/ NRO Account:
NRIs may instruct their bankers to remit the amount directly by telex/ SWIFT to any of our forex branches for onward credit to Bank of India's branch where account is to be opened. Draft drawn on Mumbai or elsewhere may also be mailed to concerned branch which will be credited to the account on realisation.