New Ration Card Tamil Nadu : How to apply Family Card, Download Application Form online

New Ration Card Tamil Nadu : How to apply Family Card, Download Application Form online
If your Resident in Tamil Nadu, You Want to Apply New Ration Card inTamil Nadu, this article helpful to who waiting for New Ration Card in Tamil Nadu. Public Distribution System in Tamil Nadu is to ensure food security to all citizens, particularly poor people, by making available essential commodities of good quality at affordable prices every month, through fair price shops.Civil Supplies & consumer protection Department has facilities provided for Tamil nadu Citizens, Apply for New Ration Card, Ration Card & Fair Shop Allotment Details, Current fire Shop Stock Status, Complaint Registration through their Department official Website http://www.consumer.tn.gov.in/default.php , for Tamil Nadu Ration Card Holders log on to Departmentment website get Tamil Nadu Ration Card Detail online.
Types of Ration Card in Tamil Nadu ?
Public Distribution System in Tamilnadu has issued Ration Cards for those who would like to purchase commodities in Ration shops. there are three types based on their choice You may like to know the type of ration cards issued.
All Commodity cards (Green colour): are issued to those cardholders opting for rice as well as all other essential commodities.
Sugar cards ( White) : are issued to cardholders opting for sugar instead of rice. Cardholders can buy all other essential commodities, except rice. Sugar card holders are eligible to get an additional 3 kg. of sugar in lieu of rice.
No commodity cards (White) : are issued to cardholders who do not want any commodity under Public Distribution System.

How to apply New Ration Card in Tamil Nadu ?

  • The following rules apply for getting a new ration card :
  • The applicant and his/her family must be Indian citizens 
  • The applicant and his/her family must be living and cooking separately 
  • The applicant and his/her family must be ordinarily resident in Tamil Nadu 
  • The applicant or his family members must not possess any family card in any State in India 
  • The applicant or any of his/her family members must not be a member in any other family card in Tamil Nadu 
  • The applicant and members of the family must be close relatives 
Required Documents for apply New Ration Card in Tamil Nadu ?
Application (in the new format above) should be filled up completely, signed or thumb-impression and submitted along other documents below. Incomplete forms are liable for rejection. The following documents need to be attached:
  • Proof of applicant's current residence in Tamil Nadu (copy of original document)
  • 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) , Front Page of Bank Pass Book, Allotment orders in respect of persons residing at houses allotted by Slum Clearance Board, Passport, OR Currently valid tenancy agreement (in case of rented house), AND
  • Surrender Certificate along with relevant family card issued by the card issuing authority if any card is issued in the previous address, OR
  • Name Deletion Certificate from the parent or guardian family card or Non-inclusion of name Certificate issued by the card issuing authority in the previous address, OR
  • No card certificate issued by the card issuing authority, if there is no family card in the previous address, AND
  • Particulars regarding earlier application for family card, including registration number and details of rejection, if any? AND
  • Details of LPG connection, if any, with details of name of consumer in whose name it is registered, consumer number, LPG agency and Oil Company name. AND
  • Mobile Number or Email addresses may be filled up in the format to enable this department to send an automated message (to be activated by end 2008) to the applicant on the status of the application. AND
  • A self addressed and stamped postal cover or postcard to enable the office to communicate the results to the applicant. 
Procedure for processing New Ration Card in Tamil Nadu  :
The application filed by you is sent for field verification. The officer carrying out the field verification is supposed to inspect the applicant's house and kitchen to ensure that the applicant is living and cooking separately and also to verify the use of LPG by the family.
When the officer reports at the applicant's house, the applicant may ask the officer for proof of identity (official ID card) before letting him inspect the premises.
The inspection is to be carried out with 30 days of the application being filed with the AC or TSO office. In case, the inspection by the officer concerned does not happen within 30 days, please speak to the Assistant Commissioner or Taluk Supply Officer concerned.
Thereafter, if the application is found fit by the Assistant Commissioner or Taluk Supply Officer concerned as per the above eligibility conditions, then the application is approved and sent for printing of the family card.
How to download  Tamil Nadu New Ration Card Application online ?
Tamil Nadu People Can log on to Civil Supplies Department official Website http://www.consumer.tn.gov.in ,
Click on " Ration Card & Fire Price Shops" option .
You'll See "Family Card Application form" Option, Here two type formats available in website, you want  to download in English click on [English ] , or for Tamil format Click on [Tamil]. you'll also use below links for download Ration Card Application .

English Format : http://www.consumer.tn.gov.in/pdf/Resiproof_e_appln.PDF
Timil Format    : http://www.consumer.tn.gov.in/pdf/Resiproof_t_appln.PDF

2 comments:

  1. I have applied my new ration card on 09/11/2011 and I got the confirmation slip

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  2. I have applied my new ration card on 09/11/2011 and I got the confirmation slip

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