NPS Eligibility

A citizen of India, whether resident or non-resident can join NPS, subject to the following conditions:

  1. Subscriber should have age between 18 – 65 years as on the date of submission of his/her application to the Point of Presence (POP) / Point of Presence–Service Provider -Authorized branches of POP for NPS (POP-SP).

  2. Subscriber should comply with the Know Your Customer (KYC) norms as detailed in the Subscriber Registration Form.

The following applicants cannot join NPS:

  1. OCI and POI in the category of people who cannot open NPS account
  2. Un-discharged insolvent
  3. Individuals of unsound mind
  4. Pre-existing account holders under NPS