New Ration card application procedures


New Ration card application procedures

Ration card is one of the important identity that person is to be a citizen of this country. This facility is to buy all essential grocery items at a affordable rates, the ration card serves to be one of the identity during many important occasions in life.

Application for getting up a ration card which is available both in Tamil and English in Taluk offices and even in xerox shops. Visit website below for further information

Download the application form. Fill the form and submit it to the TSO(officer in-charge of distribution of food items) in the Taluk Office at your residential area.

Proofs to be attached with the ration card application:

  • Residence Proof

  • Voter ID

  • Payment receipt of Properly Tax/Electricity Bill/Telephone Bill (anyone of the three)

  • Copy of the 1st page of savings bank account passbook or Copy of the passport

  • Proof that the name has been removed from the previous ration card (belonging to parent or guardian) or has not been included in the previous ration card.

  • Proof that there has been no ration (family card)

  • If there is a cooking gas connection, name of the person who has the same and the name of the LPG gas Agent & the company.

  • Self-addressed post-card or envelope

  • A fee of Rs. 5/- has to be paid at the office of TSO. 

Get your serial number of the ration card application after submitting the same. This will make to know the status of the application.