How to Change Name in UCO Bank Account?

In case if you have changed your name then you can request your bank to update it in your account. This can be done with the help of an application letter to your bank. In this guide, I will tell you how you can change name in UCO Bank account.

You can not change your name online using internet banking or mobile banking app. This can be done with the help of an offline method. In this method, the account holder has to personally visit the branch of the bank. And submit the application letter.

The bank will take your request only if you have a proper proof document with you. Here I am talking about the valid document that will certify your new name. The bank will not take your request or approve it if you don’t have the proof document with you.

The people who have changed their name after marriage can make use of the marriage certificate. In case of a spelling mistake in the bank account. Then you can submit the document that spells your name correctly. And in case of a legal name change. You can use your name change notification as a proof document.

The bank will not ask you to submit the original copy of the document. Instead of that, you can submit a photocopy of the document that is attested by you. But when you visit the branch. You will have to show your original document for the purpose of verification.

The process to Change Name in UCO Bank Account

Change Name in UCO Bank Account

Follow the instructions given below.

Steps to Change Name in UCO Bank Account:
  1. Take a sheet of paper.
  2. Start writing an application letter.
  3. The letter should be addressing to the branch manager of your UCO Bank’s home branch.
  4. The subject of the letter should be “Change of Name in Bank Account”.
  5. Explain that you have changed your name and you want to update the same in the account.
  6. Further mention your bank account number, old name, and new name clearly.
  7. Get a clear photocopy of the document that you are submitting to the bank.
  8. Make your signature on it and attach it with your application letter.
  9. Visit your home branch and submit the application letter to the bank officials.


This is how you can change your name in your bank account. But this change is totally subject to successful verification by the bank officials. You will not be charged anything for this change. For more information, you can call the customer care of the bank on 1800 274 0123. (toll-free)