Did you get SMS “Your State bank debit card ending XXXX is blocked, Apply for replacement”? What to do now? read this page for the solution.
SMS received from SBI Bank “Your State bank debit card ending XXXX is blocked. Apply online or contact base branch”.
As you know, SBI bank is blocking all non-chip debit cards and replacing with new EMV chip card. Not only SBI, but every bank is doing same because of RBI guidelines. The bank is blocking old magstripe debit cards in batches. Maybe you have got the same SMS mentioned above.
How to get New EMV Chip debit card?
SBI has mentioned on the official website Please apply for a replacement EMV Chip Debit Card by visiting home Branch or through internet banking (www.onlinesbi.com). Although the bank is sending new EMV chip Rupay card to customers without application also.
New EMV chip ATM card charges?
New EMV Chip Debit Card will be issued free of cost. No any bank will charge for it.
How will I know that new EMV chip debit card has been issued to me?
You have read in newspapers that SBI old non-chip ATM debit card will be blocked before 31st December. Well, it’s right. But SBI customers are confused that do we need to apply online for New EMV chip Debit card or visit SBI branch for the same. How will we get new SBI EMV chip debit card?
How will I get New SBI debit card?
SBI is already sending debit card to it’s customers by speed post. No need to apply for fresh card if your old ATM card is active yet. You will get new ATM card before 31st December.
Is it necessary to apply SBI ATM card online?
No, If your old card is not working due to some reason. You can apply online through SBI net banking. But no need to apply if it’s working yet. SBI has already sent new ATM to many customers by speed post, to others ATM is being sent.
I got SMS from SBI that ““Your SBI Debit Card ending with XXXX dispatched on xx this date through Speed Post No A123456789IN. Plz follow instructions on welcome letter to generate your PIN”.
Great! You will get your ATM soon if you have got this SMS. As i told above that SBI has already sent new debit card to many customers by speed post with any application request. Because this is RBI mandate to all PSBs to provide new EMV chip card to customers.