The documents required as address proof for opening a post-office savings account are:

- Bank or post office passbook/statement with current address

- Passport with current address

- Ration card with current address

- Electricity bill of not more than three months old

- Telephone bill of not more than three months old

- Salary slip of reputed employer with current address.

- Certificate from any public authority/postman or gram dak sewak delivery agent or branch

- Postmaster

- The letter issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) containing details of name, address and Aadhaar number.