CTS-2010 Standard and Old Bank Cheques of India

CTS-2010 (Cheque Truncation System) cheque is a new type of cheque introduced by Reserve Bank of India.  CTS-2010 standard cheque introduced for standardization of security features and easy processing.  As per the direction of Reserve Bank of India (RBI), non CTS-2010 cheques will be withdrawn by 31st March 2013.  So customer who hasn't get the CTS-2010 standard cheques are requested to get the same as soon as possible from their respective bank branches.  After the deadline, old cheques will only be used for withdrawing cash at particular bank branch.  RBI has been decided to extend the time up to 31st July 2013.

Features of CTS-2010 Standard Cheque

Features of CTS-2010 Standard Cheque

  1. Branch address with IFSC code printed top of the cheque
  2. Date in dd/mm/yyyy format with boxs
  3. Printers name with CTS-2010 in left side of cheque
  4. A pantograph which shows VOID/COPY while taking photocopy of the cheque below the account number
  5. New rupee symbol instead of bilingual format
  6. "Please sign above" is mentioned on bottom right of the cheque
  7. Watermark "CTS INDIA" to be visible cheque is held against any light.
  8. Ultra Violet logo of Bank printed at upper left corner of cheque to be visible in UV lamps

CTS-2010 Standard Cheque of various banks

CTS-2010 standard cheque of HDFC Bank

CTS-2010 standard cheque of State Bank of India (SBI)

CTS-2010 standard cheque of Canara Bank

CTS-2010 standard cheque of IndusInd Bank

CTS-2010 standard cheque of The Karur Vysya Bank Limited (KVB)
CTS-2010 standard cheque of State Bank of Travancore (SBT)


Old/Non-CTS Cheques of Various banks
(will be withdrawn by 31-12-2012)

Old cheque of Canara Bank

Old cheque of City Bank

Old cheque of The Federal Bank Limited

Old cheque of HDFC Bank

Old cheque of IDBI Bank

Old cheque of ING Vysya Bank

Old cheque of The Karur Vysya Bank Limited

Old cheque of State Bank of India (SBI)

Old cheque of State Bank of Travancore (SBT)

Old cheque of State Bank of Travancore (SBT)

Old cheque of Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)

Old cheque of Syndicate Bank


CTS-2010 Standar Cheque CTS 2010 Non SBI State Bank of India SBT State Bank of Trvancore Canara Bank HDFC Bank Federal Bank New Cheques Old Cheques India City Bank IndusInd Bank Karur Vysya Bank CTS-2010 Cheque

17 comments:

Rahul Bhatia said...

Good information!

Vineeta Yashswi said...

Interesting and unique collection...

Ash said...

A very interesting and original post. Great work!

Kalyan said...

Thanks for sharing the info.

Bob Bushell said...

Nice piece of information.

eden said...

Nice info!

Kusum Sanu said...

Very interesting!

Rajesh said...

Useful information.

Destination Infinity said...

Does this mean that all the cheque leaves that we already have, will not be valid after Dec 31, 2012?

Krishna said...

replace all non CTS-2010 standard cheque leaves with CTS-2010 standard cheque.

Meera Rao said...

What a colorful collection ;) and thank you for the reminder!

Ancy said...

Good collection of visual info..Thanks :)

harish sharma said...

Awesome information. Thank you very much krishna for such a useful post.

Rajeesh said...

great collection. wonder how u managed to get these images..

sm said...

nice post old and new pics of cheques

kirti desai said...

Good collection - how did you manage it.
Have referred to it in my blog article Cheque: Clearing Process, CTS 2010

Ravindra Tiwari said...

Fantastic & Very Easy to understand. Thank You