Sample Letter from Customer to Bank Requesting for Overdraft Facilities

Dear Sir,

We are running a current account with you, in the name of ____________ (Company Name) for the last ten years.

This account has regularly been maintained and our balance has always been well above the minimum limit prescribed by you.


We have recently received an import licence from the government and our first consignment valuing ____________ (Amount) is arriving early next week. We are therefore in need of an overdraft for ____________ (Amount) for a period of ____________ (Month & Date).

Should you require, we can offer Insurance Policies worth ____________ (Amount) as security against the same?

Please favour us with your reply per return.

Yours faithfully,
(Your Name)