How To Deposit Cheque In Singapore

Do you like to receive cheques? I sure do! It means money is coming into my bank account.

But, how to deposit cheque?


I always forget what to write on the reverse side of the cheque every time I want to drop cheque.

With this article on hand, it will be easy to bank-in cheque to your bank account quickly.

Check the Bank Cheque Issued

First thing first: Check the following details are filled in correctly:

  1. Double cross at the top left-hand corner of the cheque (means: cheque not meant to be encashed)
  2. Cross out the word “BEARER” (means: it’s meant for an intended party stated on the “Pay” line)
  3. Your full name as per bank record on the “Pay” line
  4. Date” boxes are filled up (cannot be a future date)
  5. The amount in words and figures tally
  6. Signature line” is signed
  7. Any amendments are counter-signed
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Information Needed For Cheque Deposit

Provide your bank details on the back of the cheque:

  1. Your Full name as per Bank’s records
  2. Bank account number
  3. Contact number
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How To Deposit Cheque

After you have checked the cheque details and filled in your own bank details,

You can:

  1. Drop cheque at the Quick Cheque Deposit Box (QCD). These collection boxes are available at the banks’ branches in Singapore.
  2. POSB/DBS also have Quick Cheque Deposit Machine (QCM) for their customers

Also read: How long for bank cheque clearance

Where To Deposit Cheque: Banks Branch Locator