ICICI bank at times become a Janta sahkari bank with so much rush and waiting period. Now they have realised the problem and are trying to redistribute the client base from their heavy traffic branches to low traffic branches. As of now ICICI bank has a network of 2800 branches and more than 9000 ATM's .
ICICI bank email states as following:
This enhanced network gives us the opportunity to bring you the neighborhood banking experience while retaining your privilege for anywhere banking. To enhance your neighborhood banking experience we have launched our new service of Account Portability.
- This allows you to shift your ICICI Bank savings account to your neighborhood branch without changing your account number.
- Hence all your standing instructions and other mandates continue to be serviced without any change. This service is available to you without any charge.
- This change of branch will not affect your account status or impact your existing transaction/s if any like ECS/EMI/Bill Pay or any other standing instruction issued by you.
So, if you ever wished to shift your account to your neighbouring branch, than you can do that without worrying for anything as it all remains same except the neighbourhood branch.