Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) is an app that lets you make simple, easy and quick payment transactions using Unified Payments Interface (UPI). You can make instant bank-to-bank payments and Pay and collect money using just Mobile number or Virtual Payment Address (UPI ID).
The following are the features of BHIM:
Send Money: Send money by entering Virtual Payment Address (UPI ID), Account number and QR Scan.
Request Money: Collect money by entering Virtual Payment Address (UPI ID). Additionally through BHIM App, one can also transfer money using Mobile No. (Mobile No should be registered with BHIM or *99# and account should be linked).
Scan & Pay: Pay by scanning the QR code through Scan & Pay or generate your to let others make easy payments to you.
Transactions: Check your transaction history and also pending UPI collect requests (if any) You can raise complaint for the declined transactions by clicking on report issue in transactions.
Profile: You can view the static QR code and Payment addresses linked to your account. You can also share the QR code through various messenger applications like WhatsApp, Email etc. available on phone and can also download the QR code.
Bank Account: Switch between multiple bank accounts linked with your BHIM App. You can set/change your UPI PIN or check your balance.
Language: Currently BHIM is available in 20 languages, i.e., Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Bengali, Odia, Kannada, Gujarati, Marathi, Assamese, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Haryanvi, Marwari, Konkani, Manipuri, Khasi, Mizo and Urdu.
Block User: Block/Spam users who are sending you collect requests from illicit sources.
Privacy: Allow a user to disable and enable mobilenumber@upi in the profile if a secondary UPI ID is created (QR for the disabled UPI ID is also disabled).
Scan: Scan any QR code sticker that has the UPI and BHARAT QR logos on it with the BHIM app. You can also generate your QR code to make it easier for others to pay you.
IPO using BHIM: Apply for any IPO by entering your BHIM UPI ID on the IPO application, and then proceed by approving on the BHIM app.
Bill Payments on BHIM: The BHIM app supports in-app utility bill payments to help users pay bills on the go with the help of BHIM BillPay.
UPI AUTOPAY: You can now enable recurring e-mandates using any UPI enabled app for recurring payments such as mobile bills, electricity bills, EMI payments, entertainment/OTT subscriptions, insurance, mutual funds among others.