How to apply Ration Card in Tamilnadu ?

Posted by: D Kessal on 11:50 Categories:|
The ration card is one of the fundamental and necessary government documents all of us should have. For school admission, opening a bank account, getting new gas connection, purchasing a new land or property etc. ration cards play a vital role in our day to day life.

Usually, we people think getting a new ration card is a tough process and we go for some brokers or intermediaters to do the ration card application. But in fact, it is so easy process now. If you have enough documents required, you can get your ration cards issued with in 30 - 90 days from the date you apply for.
 

Eligibility to apply a new ration card in Tamilnadu

1.You should be Indian Citizen
2.You should be resident of Tamilnadu
3.You should not possess any other ration cards in Tamilnadu or any other states in India.
4.If you are newly married and have your name in your family ration card, you and your spouse should get name deletion certificates (Removing names from your family cards) .


Here are the simple to apply for a new ration card :


 Step 1 : Download and fill the application for new ration card.

Applications can be downloaded from the following link

http://cms.tn.gov.in/sites/default/files/forms/ration.pdf


Step 2 : List of Documents to be submitted with ration card application

Address Proof (xerox copy)


        Election Photo Identity Card (EPIC), OR

        Property tax payment receipt in case of own house (current year), OR

        Electricity Bill (last month), OR

        Telephone Bill (last month) , OR

        Front Page of Bank Pass Book, OR

        Allotment orders in respect of persons residing at houses allotted by Slum Clearance Board, OR

        Passport, OR

        Currently valid tenancy agreement (in case of rented house), AND

Name Deletion Certificate (If you are newly married and apply a new ration card only)

You should get name deletion from the parent family issued by the card issuing authority in the previous address.

Birth certificates (If you have children)

No card certificate
(if you dont have any previous ration cards only)

Details of LPG Gas connection,
LPG agency and Oil Company name. Last mont bill xerox copy and xerox copy of the Gas Connection Document.

A self addressed and stamped postal cover or postcard (If you apply ration card through post only)

Step 3: Apply at the Ration Card Issue authority at your area. They will give you an acknowledgement receipt.

Step 4: A government field officer will visit your address to check the genuiness of the application.

Step 5: After the verification, you will be issued a new ration card with in 1 to 2 months.


All the best ! 

(Posts in the comment field if you have any doubts regarding this)

11 comments:

  1. We ate a new married couple.
    We are living a rental house and we want to take a new ration card..

    But my doubt is
    1.what is the proof should I give for address if I am living in rental house..

    2. We got name deletion from our parents..but we are living in rental house..
    Now what is the procedure..

    And
    Shall I use my or my wife own house address for taking new ration card..

    Is it possible in single address 2 or more ration cards..

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    1. Get a rental agreement.

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  2. My name Narayanasamy , I already submit January 2013 but I am still not get my family ration card, goverment employee very very slow,

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  3. Dear Sir/Madam,

    We are love marriage couples ... have one 8 months baby ... How to get new ration card ... we have rental house agreement documents, then my wife have voter id and education certificates ... i have only my family ration card .. my name was deleted that card ... so please can you guide me how to get new ration card ... because i am working in IT field .. lot of opportunities came from abroad ... So please help .... Thankyou .... following my mail ID : mohanforuin@gmail.com

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    1. Did u got the reply

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  4. We are love marriage couples ... have one 1 months baby ... How to get new ration card ... we have rental house agreement documents, then my wife have pan card and education certificates ... so please can you guide me how to get new ration card ... because i am working in civil field .. lot of opportunities came from abroad ... So please help .... Thankyou .... following my mail ID : dhanan.rockers@gmail.com

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  5. I have my one house in mahe I don't have ration card how I will get every year two months I am in India how I will get where to apply please help me and guide me
    Regards sujikumar

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  6. Hi my name is suji I. Have my own home in my name I have own gas connection I have current bill bank account how I will get ration card I am living in mahe
    Now I am working in Saudi every year two months I am in name how I will getvration card please guide how to apply
    Regards
    Sujikumar

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  7. dear sir/mam,
    i have a two childrens .then i will submit both birthcertificates or not....please help me .

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  8. Sir,
    we donot have ration card since 1995 ( after marriage) unknowingly our names have been removed from our parents respectively. we do not have any kn\ind of ration card from any where in India. what is the procedure to get ration card. we are unable to get deletion certificate from the respective office. P.Thiagaraj, 200 Main road , sangiliyandapuram Trichy 620001

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