How to Block HDFC Debit Card

An Indian banking and financial services company, HDFC Bank Limited has its headquarter in Mumbai. It is India’s largest private sector bank by assets. HDFC is known to keep everything updated, in order to provide their customers with the best possible facilities and easy access to their bank account-related activities. Privacy and Security, however, are always their major concern to maintain. Keeping this in mind HDFC Bank has now made it easy for its customers to be able to block HDFC debit card under any situation prevailing threat or in case of any unfortunate mishap.  


How to Block HDFC Debit card by SMS

Blocking HDFC Debit Card by SMS is not possible. There is no such mobile facility in the present-day provided by the bank. However, customers can block their HDFC debit card by other available user-friendly methods such as by call and through online means. Customers can do this in a few simple steps given below.

How to Block HDFC Debit card by Call

HDFC’s customers can easily hotlist their Atm and Credit Card by just following few simple steps.

  1. Call the PhoneBanking number in your Location. 

 The phone banking number for your location is easily available on the website given below

  1.  Select your State/city and click on the Display button.
  2. The phone banking number will appear on the screen.
  3. Make a call and request them to block the debit card by verifying your details.

How to Block  HDFC  Debit card through Online

To be able to block debit card through online medium, here are the basic steps that are to be followed by the account holder

1.Login to the official site of HDFC for NetBanking using your NetBanking ID and Password
2.Click on the Debit Card tab.Then click on Debit Card Hotlisting at the left-hand side.It will give you the Debit Card/s linked to your account
3.Select or Click on the Debit Card number you wish to hotlist
4.Choose the reason for hotlisting and confirm
5.User will receive confirmation that the card has been hotlisted online

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