Part 4- EA


List of all charges and taxes
BROKERAGEZero Brokerage0.01% or Rs. 20/executed order whichever is lower0.01% or Rs. 20/executed order whichever is lowerFlat Rs. 20 per executed order
STT/CTT0.1% on buy & sell0.025% on the sell side0.01% on sell side0.05% on sell side (on premium)
BSE: 0.003%
NSE: 0.00325%
BSE: 0.003%
Exchange txn charge: 0.0019%
Exchange txn charge: 0.05% (on premium)
GST18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)18% on (brokerage + transaction charges)
SEBI CHARGES₹10 / crore₹10 / crore₹10 / crore₹10 / crore

Charges explained

Securities/Commodities transaction tax

Tax by the government when transacting on the exchanges. Charged as above on both buy and sell sides when trading equity delivery. Charged only on selling side when trading intraday or on F&O.

When trading at Zerodha STT/CTT can be a lot more than the brokerage we charge. Important to keep a tab.

Transaction/Turnover Charges

Exchange transaction charges + Clearing charges. Charged by exchanges (NSE,BSE,MCX) and clearing member.

Clearing charge is the fee levied by the Clearing Member (ISSL) for settling all CDS & MCX trades done by the client on the exchange.

BSE has revised transaction charges in XC, XD, XT, Z and ZP groups to Rs.10,000 per crore w.e.f 01.01.2016.

BSE has revised transaction charges in SS and ST groups to Rs.1,00,000 per crore of gross turnover.

Call & trade

Additional charges of ₹20 per order:
A) for orders placed through our support/dealing desk.
B) intraday (MIS/BO*/CO) positions squared off before market closing by our RMS team.

*For Bracket Orders, if the entry order is executed in multiple trades, Stop Loss/Target orders will be placed separately for each trade and all charges including call & trade for auto square-off will be billed per executed order.

Stamp charges

Charged as per the state of the client’s correspondence address.


Tax levied by the government on the services rendered. 18% of ( brokerage + transaction charges)

SEBI Charges

Charged at ₹10 per crore by Securities and Exchange Board of India for regulating the markets.

DP (Depository participant) charges

₹13.5 + GST per scrip (irrespective of quantity), on the day, is debited from the trading account when stocks are sold. This is charged by the depository (CDSL) and depository participant (Zerodha).

AMC (Annual maintenance charges)

₹300/year + GST charged quarterly

Buyback, OFS and NFO order charges

₹20 plus GST will be charged for buyback / takeover / delisting orders placed through Console. ₹100 plus GST will be charged for the orders placed manually.

₹20 plus GST will be charged per order for OFS, NFO, and FFO orders.

Physical CMR request

First CMR request is free. ₹20 + ₹100 (courier charge) + 18% GST for subsequent requests.

Payment gateway charges

₹9 + GST

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