Today I will share with you – 4 methods to find your SBI Account’s CIF number

Let me tell you a little bit about the CIF number first.

What is CIF Number

CIF stands for Customer Information File
This number is very important for banks to track customers account details. In short, all your banking related information is stored in CIF number, which banks use for their work.




If you have to transfer your account somewhere else then you need CIF. There are many things where you are asked about CIF.

Many SBI users still unable to find his/her CIF number, so today I will tell you 4 methods how you can see your Customer Information file number.

How to view your CIF number? – 4 Methods

For some reason, if you unable to find your CIF number then follow these four methods and know where it is:

1. Through Internet Banking

You can check your account cif number through net banking. Read: How to activate net banking online without visiting the branch




1- Login to SBI Internet Banking. Visit: https://www.onlinesbi.com

2- After logging in, you can see the Account Summary page, click on “View Nomination and PAN details” (see below screenshot)

SBI net banking CIF number

3- And on the next screen, you can see your CIF number.

SBI net banking CIF number




2. View in E-statement

If you don’t have net banking facility and your email address is registered with your account then you can request for e-statement using SMS. In this e-statement, you can see your CIF number also.

You just need to send an SMS from your registered mobile number to receive e-statement. Please, read this step by step guide for more details.

After receiving e-Statement just open PDF file where you can view your CIF number as you can see below screenshot.

SBI e-statement cif number

3. View on SBI Anywhere

You can also check your CIF number in the State Bank Anywhere Application. Read: How to activate SBI Anywhere

1- First, log in to SBI Anywhere personal application.

2- Open Services tab after login.

SBI Cif number on phone

2- Tap Online Nomination in Services

SBI Cif number on phone

3- In the next screen, select the transaction account in the account type and then select your account number. Now you can view your CIF number as you can see below screenshot.

SBI Cif number on phone

4. View in your passbook

CIF number is printed in your passbook too. On the first page of the passbook, you can see all the details of your account.

So, friends, in this way you can check the CIF number of your SBI account online / offline. If you know any other method, let me know.

Update: Now SBI customers can use ATM Debit card to find their account CIF number very easily, for more details visit this guide: How to Find SBI CIF number using ATM Debit Card

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44 COMMENTS

  1. Sir, I have Bank opened on 27/12/2005 and issued by the bank pass book with account No. 620xxx094 and not mentioned in CIF account number, My present branch at SBI Samasthan Narayanapuram – Yadadri -Bhuvangiri Dist. Pl. send the CIF number for purpose of Online net banking

    • Sir,I Obtained PPK From branch(20190) for Internet banking, but its not working.It displayed invalid username or password,from branch also it won’t be success.Whats may problem sir

      • First you need to enter temporary user id and password that is available in PPK. Then you have to set your new user id, login password and profile password. If it is not working please complaint through SBI complaint form

    • Hello, you can view your CIF number on passbook, if not available then see on net banking. Else Ask your branch

  2. abe bhai tune jitne bhi method btaye hain sbme cif no. phle se chahiye hota hai kyonki account bnate time hi cif no. puch leta hai
    mere pas passbook nhi hai isliye dekh rha
    beta thora sambhal ke…..

    • Hello brother, these all methods are to check CIF number. Many people don’t know their CIF number and searching online, so i mentioned here different methods. When you open new account, you will get passbook whre your CIF number printed.

  3. Sir i have two SBI saving accounts in different SBI Branches. One is My Salary account, another one is my personnel account.. I want to change my salary account change in Salary account type. But My CIf no. is attached to Personnel account(Personnel account). How is Possible. Pls Solution my problem

  4. i have lost my passbook my account last six digit alreardy conform but first five digit not conform how to check complete account no.

    • If you have net banking then it is easy for you to check account details. Call SBI customer care and enter your debit card details, then ask them your account number. 1800 425 3800

    • Hello, nobody can tell you your bank account CIF number. If you have not net banking or mobile banking then visit bank and ask them

  5. Sir I have two SBI saving accounts in different SBI Branches. One is my Salary account, another one is my personnel account in rural area. I also have one CIF number attached with both the accounts.The SBI branch where my personnel account is functional is not acknowledging the KYC, inspite of having Voter ID, PAN and Aadhar Card and asking to bring the CIF number from other branch where my salary account is functioning.I do not want to disturb my salary account.So what can I do to keep both accounts at two different locations with same CIF number? Kindly reply.

    • I have also two saving account and both are in same branch. I submit aadhaar for single account and it linked automatically with my second account. I think you have current account that’s why bank asking CIF number. You can raise your issue online click this

  6. hello sir maine net banking liya hai but open nahi ho raha hai
    koi solution batao plz bina bank jaaye

    • Hello, after getting net banking kit. You need to enter it at onlinesbi login page. Then you need to set own user id, login password and profile password. Read this

    • You can use mobile banking or net banking. If both not available then call customer care and get account number using debit card.

    • Hello CIF is your customer ID, ask your bank. Call Bank customer care and give your account number or atm card number or visit branch

    • You need to change access level to full. login net banking, click on my accounts and click on access-level. Full Transaction rights must.

  7. Sir mere do account h SBI me to main keise apne dono account pr alag alg mobile number lgva sakta hu abb mere dono account pr ek no register kr dia gya h

    • No you can’t. I have two saving account and single number registered with both account. Separate number not allowed.

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