What is square off time in Zerodha?

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Zerodha Intraday Auto Square off timings


Square-off Timing

Equity Cash

3:15 PM

Equity Derivatives (F&O)

3:25 PM

Currency Derivatives

4:45 PM


25 minutes before close

The auto square-off is triggered in the following scenarios:

  • CO/MIS position is not closed within a designated square-off time.
  • Insufficient margins in case of derivative positions
  • MTM losses exceed 50% of the position


  • The auto square off attracts additional charges of Rs 50 over and above the brokerage.
  • The above-mentioned timings may change a bit based on market volatility. Zerodha informs its customer of any changes via mobile app notification.


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