Demat Accounts

Basic information regarding it are:

  • What is a DEMAT Account?

DEMAT account is an account opened by any investor with Depository Participant (DP) who wishes to invest in various securities like share, debenture etc. With DEMAT account the certificates are held electronically in the dematerialized form rather than investors taking physical possession of their share certificates.


  • What are the advantages of Demat Account?

- Secured and convenient way to hold securities

- Safer than paper-shares (earlier risks associated with physical certificates such as bad delivery, fake securities, delays, thefts, etc. are mostly eliminated)

- Immediate distribution of shares in IPOs

- Reduced paperwork for transfer of securities

- Proper portfolio management of securities in a single Account

- Automatic credit into Demat Account for shares arising out of bonus/split, consolidation/merger, etc.


  • What are the documents required for opening Demat Account?

Following are the required documents for opening an Individual/Institution Demat Account:


i.          Duly filled up Demat Application Form

ii.         Completed Agreement between DP & Customer

iii.        Self-Certified Copy of Citizenship Certificate

iv.        Passport size photograph



i.          Duly filled Demat Application Form

ii.         Completed Agreement between DP & Customer

iii.        Copy of Company Registration Certificate

iv.        Company MOA and AOA

v.         Board Minute for opening Demat Account

vi.        Copy of Tax payment Certificate

vii.       Copy of Permanent Account Number (PAN) Certificate

viii.      Copy of Citizenship Certificate Directors and signatories.

ix.        Passport size photograph of signatories.

x.         Partnership deed in case of a partnership firm

Application Form and Agreement – Link (Personal / Organizational forms)

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