For those of you having a bank account in any of the Indian Bank branches must get their NEFT (National Electronic Funds Transfer) services activated. An active Indian Bank NEFT account will not only allow you to transfer funds instantly and without any fee, but also facilitate checking your Indian Bank account balance, pay credit card bills and get personal loan, etc. – all at one place.
Let’s learn about Indian Bank NEFT charges, timings, transfer limit and NEFT form in this post.
Indian Bank NEFT Form
Although NEFT is an electronic mode of fund transfers which you can use via internet, there is another way of using this service – at the bank. Yes, all you need is to download the Indian Bank NEFT form (given below), fill it and submit at your Indian Bank branch. You can choose to pay via your account of in cash, at the bank.
Indian Bank NEFT Charges
As per the RBI guidelines, when doing NEFT via the netbanking or mobile banking options, RBI does not charge any fee from the banks and also advises banks to forward this benefit to their customers.
Thus, most of the commercial banks in India do not charge any NEFT fee from their customers on online transactions. The same goes with Indian Bank NEFT charges for online modes.
However, if you opt to go to your bank and send money via NEFT at the bank, the below-mentioned online Indian Bank NEFT charges will be applicable:
|NEFT Amount||Indian Bank NEFT Charges|
|Rs 10,000||Rs 2.50|
|Rs 10,001 – Rs 1 lakh||Rs 5.00|
|Above Rs 1 lakh – Rs 2 lakhs||Rs 15.00|
|Above Rs 2 lakhs||Rs 25.00|
Please note that the above charges are exclusive of GST.
Indian Bank NEFT Timings
The following-mentioned are the Indian Bank NEFT timings for online as well as at-the-bank transfer:
Indian Bank NEFT – Online
- Indian Bank NEFT timings for NetBanking and Mobile Banking: 24×7 – round the year
- Amount is debited instantly from the sender’s account
- Beneficiary’s account receives the amount in 30 minutes – 2 hours
Indian Bank NEFT – At the Bank
The following are the Indian Bank NEFT timings for at-the-bank transfers:
- Monday to Friday: 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
- Working Saturdays: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Please check the Indian Bank timings for detailed information.
Indian Bank NEFT Limit
Transferring money using the Indian Bank NEFT is a very easy and convenient mode as you can transfer little as Rs 100. That said, there is no limit of NEFT money transaction when using either the internet banking services or at the bank.
However, if you wish to transfer money using the NEFT at the Indian Bank branch and you do not have a bank account, you will be able to transfer a cash amount of Rs 50,000 in a day.
Also check NEFT processes for other banks from the table below:
|Axis Bank NEFT||Difference Between NEFT & IMPS||NEFT National Electronic Funds Transfer|
|Bank of Baroda NEFT||HDFC NEFT||NEFT vs RTGS|
|Bank of India NEFT||ICICI NEFT||SBI NEFT|
|Canara Bank NEFT||IDBI NEFT||Union Bank NEFT|
|Difference Between IMPS, NEFT & RTGS|
Indian Bank NEFT: FAQs
For non-customers, NEFT is available against cash remittance up to Rs 50,000.
Is you transfer using netbanking, there are no NEFT charges. However, at the bank, it will range from Rs 5 to Rs 25 per transaction (plus GST).
NEFT operates in 48 half-hourly batches starting from 00:30 hours till 00:00 hours. This service is available 24×7 for 365 days, including holidays.
NEFT full form: National Electronic Funds Transfer.
Yes. You may transfer funds of Rs 2 lakhs or more via Indian Bank NEFT.
Yes. You can make NEFT transfer anytime of the day only if you choose an online medium to process your transaction.