Apply for Ration Card in Puducherry

Apply for Ration Card in Puducherry

The Puducherry civil supplies department was started on 1964 which works under the Administrative control of secretary which has essential features of a secretariat group and the Directorate of civil supplies and the branch office in 3 regions called karaikal, Mahe, and Yanam. The government formed the act called Consumer Protection Act 1986 which performance to protect the interest of the consumers and this U.T has formed the rules namely Puducherry Consumer Protection Rules 1987 as per consumer protection Act 1986. later it formed a separate department to protect consumer rights which were named as Department of Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs in 1999.

You can apply for punucherry Ration card through offline and online as follows

Eligibility to Apply for Ration Card in Puducherry

For Duplicate Ration Card: if your ration card is lost, illegible or spoil the applicant needs to get a certificate from concerned FPS and submit it to the ration card office to have the duplicate card.

For person who having no ration card: if person want to have new ration card the applicant need to provide certificate from concerned authority writing that person doesn’t exist with ration card and a proof of residence and surrender and deletion certificate should be attached alo9ng with the application

The inclusion of name in the ration card after marriage: in an applicant wants to include the name in ration card they need to attach deletion certificate from the previous place of residency along with the inclusion member application from.

The applicant who has a ration card in the previous place:

if an applicant is transformed from one place to another by the government. Then they need to provide a deletion certificate from a previous place with concerned authorities where the person use to reside. This should be attached to the application form.

How to Add a baby name in Puducherry ration:

In this case, the applicant needs to provide the birth certificate of the baby along with the existing ration card and it should be attached to the member’s application form

Process of applying for Ration card in Puducherry – Offline:

The applicant can download the application form Download Form option which can be seen at the end of each and every form. You can fill the form offline by saving in the desktop. After filling the form upload it by using the option Upload EForm. You can also attach the required documents as mentioned.

Filling the ration card form through Printable:

The applicant can download the printable form from the option Print PDF Form it is displayed on each form. Take a print of the form after filling and submit it in the concerns department.

After submitting the form the acknowledgment slip will be given which displays your application number and date of collecting your ration card.

Your new card will be given after the verification of documents.

Process of applying for Puducherry ration card through online

If the applicant wants to apply for a ration card online they need to provide a caste certificate withe form dually signed with the following instructions.

  1. Initially go to the official website here click on Services and Forms on the portal.
  2. Now select the Revenue department it will list you all the services which are under this department select appropriate link as per the method of submission.
  3. After submission applicant will get an acknowledgment with the unique number.
  4. With this number, you can track your application status.
  5. After getting the status the applicant should visit the concerned ration card office with all certificates.

Documents Required to Apply Ration Card in  Puducherry:

  • Residence proof
  • Passport size photo
  • If an applicant is submitting online the file size should be Max 2MB.

Time period for ration card: 15 days

Puducherry Ration Card Department Details:

Department of Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs,

Industrial Estate road,

Thattanchavadi, Puducherry – 605008.

Contact Number: 0413-2251691, 2253345


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