Senior Citizen Saving Scheme - Documents required

Proof of ID and address (any one of the following):

  • Aadhaar card
  • Passport
  • Driving licence issued by Regional Transport Authority
  • Voter ID card
  • Job card issued by NREGA signed by State Government officer

Additional documentation if investor is less than 60 years:

  • Certificate from the employer indicating the details of retirement on superannuation or otherwise, retirement benefits, employment held and period of such employment with the employer
  • Proof of date of disbursal of retirement benefits (the date of opening of an account under this Scheme should be within one month of the date of receipt of the retirement benefits)

In addition to the above documents, PAN card is mandatory.