ICICI Prudential is a joint venture between ICICI of India and Prudential Financial Inc of America to provide Life Insurance products in India. As it stands now, ICICI Prudential is the second largest life Insurance company in India after the State run Life Insurance Corporation, LIC of India.
Being a customer of ICICI Prudential, you can have your dedicated online account to view, manage and even pay your premiums online. You can know the current status of all your policies in one place.
To open your dedicated account, visit ICICI Pru life and click on the signup link present on the right side of the page.
In the next page you’ll be asked to fill in your policy details and few other personal details to make sure that it’s the right person creating the account.
Once you create your account, you can log into your account any time to know your policy status.
If you are holding more than one ICICI Prudential policies, you can add them to the account you have just created. There is no need to create a separate account for each policy.
There are lot of things that you can do with an online account. You can top up your policy, pay premiums or get e statements, assess fund performance (in case its a ULIP) and switch funds if you like etc.
If you wish to simply know your policy status, you send a simple SMS as PST <space> your 8 digit policy number and send it to 56767. For example type PST 008327xx from your mobile phone and send it to 56767.
If you just want to pay premium, you could do so without creating an account, using the Quick pay option. Also, you can download your premium payment certificate without logging into your account. You only need to input your ICICI Pru Policy number, your DOB and your registered mobile number (for verification). This certificate will show aggregate payment made on a policy in a particular financial year and can be useful while filing your IT return.
Visit this article if you want to check the policy status of your LIC policies.