How to transfer shares from CDSL to NSDL?

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You can transfer the shares from CDSL to NSDL using the CDSL Easiest facility or through manual submission of physical Delivery Instruction Slip (DIS).

The inter-depository transfer using CDSL Easiest requires a digital signature certificate that costs Rs. 2,250 + taxes. CDSL's Easiest facility is convenient for intra-depository transfers. Thus, when it is a one-time transfer from CDSL to NSDL, it is advisable to transfer the shares using the offline route.

Steps to transfer the shares from CDSL to NSDL offline

  1. Fill in the DIS from the existing booklet or procure it from the broker/DP.
  2. Ensure to select the Inter-depository transfer.
  3. Fill in the market type as Off-market.
  4. Fill in the beneficiary Client ID and DP ID.
  5. Fill in the details of the stock to be transferred viz. ISIN, Security name, Quantity.
  6. Sign the DIS.
  7. Submit the DIS to your DP/broker.

The DP/broker will complete the transfer within 2-5 working days.


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