Who Can Be A Bank BC

Under BC Model, the following entities are appointed as BCs / Bank mitras/CSPs.

  • NGOs/ MFIs set up under Indian Societies/ Trust Acts.(Care: excluding NBFC)
  • Societies registered under mutually aided co-op. societies (MACs) Act or the Coop. Acts of States.
  • Section 25 companies.
  • Post Offices.
  • Retired Bank employees
  • Ex-Service men.
  • Retired Govt. Employees.
  • Individual kirana/ medical/fair price shop owners.
  • Individual Public Call Office (PCO) operators.
  • Agents of small savings schemes of Government of India/ Insurance Companies.
  • Individual who own petrol pumps.
  • Authorized functionaries of well run Self Help Groups (SHGs) linked to banks.
  • Individual member of Farmer’s Clubs.
  • Individual operators of Rural Multipurpose kiosks/ Village Knowledge Centres
  • Individuals/ proprietors/ owners who manage Agri Clinics/ Agri Business Centres.
  • Retired Post Masters.
  • Individuals such as auto dealers, tractor dealers and FMCG stockists.
  • Insurance agents including of private insurance companies (IRDA certified) and postal agents.
  • Individuals operating Common Services Centres (CSCs) established by Service Centre Agencies (SCAs) under the National e-Governance Plan (NeGP).
  • For profit companies
  • Any other individual considered suitable by the selection committee.