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STATE BANK OF INDIA, TOKYO BRANCH

 

Remittances

State Bank of India offers convenient and cost-effective ways of remitting funds from Japan to India.  You can instantly remit Rupee funds to over 13,000 branches of State Bank of India and its associates.  The funds can be remitted in any one of the following ways:-

  1. Tender cash (JPY) at the branch of SBI, Tokyo.
  2. Open a current account at SBI, Tokyo and thereafter Register under Fax Remittance Scheme in which you can credit your current account and convey instructions by fax for the remittance.

In option (ii), you need not visit the branch every time to make the remittance.

For credit to your Currency Account you can use either the Furikomi system (tie-up with Mizuho Bank) or the Haraikomi system (tie-up with Japan Post)

Fax Remittance Service

How to make ‘Furi Komi’

Please do a furi komi transaction through your bank for the credit of our Toza account No. 0117640 maintained by us with Mizuho Bank, Ginza branch (Branch Code 035). Please use following information:-

Name of customer:- (Your Name)
Account No. (Your account number with our bank)
Name of Bank: State Bank of India, Tokyo branch.
Our JPY Correspondent:  Mizuho bank Ginza branch
Account No. : 0117640

Harai Komi Senyo Card

An alternate option available to the customers is the Harai Komi facility. Customers can remit funds into your account with us by making use of this card at the Japan Post either through the ATM or across the counter at the Post Office. Japan Post will intimate us about the receipt of the funds on the following working day when the funds will be credited to the customers account with our bank. This facility can be availed at any of the 26000 post offices of Japan Post any where in Japan. This is a cost-effective mode of local remittance as the charge which will be levied by Japan Post is JPY 120 ~ 420 yen depending on the transfer amount and the mode of remittance (through ATM or Counter).  Please note that the charges may be revised by M/S Japan Post Bank any time.

For application form with Terms & Conditions for issue of Harai Komi Senyo Card, please
Click Here

The procedure for Harai Komi

1. Open a local account with our bank and obtain a Harai Komi Senyo card free of cost. (Duplicate card will be issued at a charge of JPY 250).You can remit funds into your account with us by making use of this card at the Japan Post either through the ATM or across the counter at the Post Office.

2. Japan Post will intimate us about the receipt of the funds on the following working day when the funds will be credited to your account with our bank and you can confirm it through on line banking.

3. You can then fax the ‘Application for Remittance with Declaration by Fax' alongwith the questionnaire (in case of remittances of JPY 1 million and above equivalent) by duly filling it in  to our office at (03) 3284-1980 or you can use online banking for sending the same instructions. The instructions will be carried out on the same day and the remittance will be effected to the Indian bank/branch after deducting our  usual charges.

Remittance Registration Scheme

By enrolling yourself under the  Remittance Registration Scheme, a customer can obtain a Remittance Registration Card and can send his foreign remittance request by fax [Fax No. (03) 3284-1980] (i) after arranging funding through our account with Mizuho Bank, Ginza Branch and faxing the ‘Application for Remittance with Declaration (Facsimile)’ to our branch. For remittances of JPY 1 million above, the questionnaire duly filled in and signed by you should also be faxed alongwith the Application for Remittance. The customer needs to mention his registration number on the above fax message instead of his account number at the appropriate place.

Wire Transfer

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*Please note that both incoming and outgoing Remittance in Japan is governed by Article 3 of the “Law on reporting requirements on cross border payments and receipts for the tax law compliance”. As such you will be required to submit information to the Bank including the Name and address of the remitter and payee and Purpose of remittance, etc. For remittances of JPY 1 million and above, you are also required to submit the questionnaire duly filled in and signed by you alongwith the Application for Remittance with declaration (Fascimile). The questionnaire has been provided as a second page to the Application for Remittance with Declaration (Fascimile) in the Downloads section.

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