Maharashtra Ration Card | Download PDF Application Form, Apply Online and Check Status

Maharashtra Ration Card Apply Online Application PDF Form 2024 | Download & Check Status

Download Maharashtra Ration Card Application PDF Form February, 2024: Apply online for new Maharashtra ration cards (BPL, APL, AAY & Annapurna) under NFSA.

Maharashtra Ration Card Application Form Details

How to check Maharashtra Ration Card details of PDS beneficiaries online?

Application Purpose Availing (BPL/APL) Ration Card in Maharashtra
Organisation Food and Civil Supplies Department, Govt. of Maharashtra
Maharashtra Ration Card Application Form Download Mode Visit the official portal of Food and Civil Supplies (FCS) Dept. of Maharashtra to download Blue/Pink/Red/Orange/Yellow/ Ration Cards.
Application Form PDF Submission Process Maharashtra Ration Card PDF Application Form can be submitted offline at:
  • concerned office (tehsil)
  • nearest CSC center
Types of Application

Two types of Maharashtra Ration Card application forms for:

  1. Rural area population
  2. Urban area population
Estimated number of Ration Cards isued Around 25% ration cards have been issued to families in Maharashtra
Apply Online Ration card Application Form

Maharashtra Ration Card Apply Online Application Form Important Links

District-wise List of Ration Card Application Form in Maharashtra

Types of Ration Cards in Maharashtra

What are the types of Ration Cards in Maharashtra?

Ration Card Name Eligibility Criteria Annual Income
BPL Ration Card in Maharashtra Below the poverty line Less than Rs. 10,000/-
APL Ration Card in Maharashtra Above the poverty line More than Rs. 10,000/-

How to Apply Online Application Form for New BPL/APL Ration Card in Maharashtra

How to apply for new BPL, APL, AAY, Annapurna ration card online in Maharashtra?

Follow the steps given below to get a new ration card in Maharashtra:

  1. Visit the official website of the Maharashtra government.
  2. Click on “e-Services”.
  3. Select “New ration card (APL/BPL)”.
  4. Click on “New Ration Card Request”.
  5. Download Maharashtra Ration Card Online Application Form
  6. Fill and submit the application to the concerned department to apply for new Maharashtraration card.

Eligibility Criteria for Maharashtra Ration Card Application Form

Who can apply online application for Ration Card in Maharashtra?

Resident Status of Applicant Permanent resident of Maharashtra
Applicant Category The applicant should belong to a BPL (Below Poverty Level) family in Maharashtra
Minimum Age Applicant of Maharashtra Ration Card should be atleast 18 years old. Minors are included too.

Maharashtra Ration Card Application Form - Required Documents

What are the documents required for Proof of identity and Address Proof to Apply for Ration Card in Maharashtra?

S.No. Document/Personal Details Location Required
(1) Valid mobile no Maharashtra Yes
(2) Aadhaar card Maharashtra Yes
(3) PAN Card Maharashtra Yes
(4) Income Certificate Maharashtra Yes
(5) Previous Electricity Bills Maharashtra Yes
(6) Gas Connection Details Maharashtra Yes
(7) Caste/ Category Certificate Maharashtra Yes
(8) Bank Passbook Maharashtra Yes
(9) Recent Passport Size Photograph of the head of the family along with all the other family members Maharashtra Yes

How to check the NFSA Eligibility List for the Maharashtra Ration Card?

How to search name in Maharashtra new ration card NFSA eligibility list?

  1. Visit the official portal of Maharashtra, Food and Civil Supplies (FCS).
  2. Click on “Eligibility list of NFSA” link.
  3. Select "Maharashtra (district) NFSA list" link.
  4. Select your Maharashtra (district) in "NFSA list" link.
  5. Now list of ration shoppers will appear for the selected option.
  6. Click on the name of your Maharashtra (City/Town) "ration shopper".
  7. Finally, the list of all the ration card holder in Maharashtra (City/Town) will appear.

What is the Process of linking Ration card with Mobile Number and Aadhaar Online in Maharashtra?

  1. Step 1: Visit official website.
  2. Step 2: Select "Maharashtra"
  3. Step 3: Select "Maharashtra (District)"
  4. Step 4: Select "Maharashtra (Town/City)"
  5. Step 5: Enter your address
  6. Step 6: Finally Select “Ration card” to link with "Aadhaar Card".

To link the mobile number with Maharashtra Ration Card you need to enter the OTP from your registered mobile number.

Maharashtra Ration Card Online Application Form - FAQs

What are some frequently asked questions regarding the Maharashtra Ration Card Online Application Form?

What is the fullform of NFSA?
NFSA stands for "National Food and Security Act".
How to download Maharashtra ration card application forms?
Visit the official portal of the Maharashtra Food and Civil Supplies Department.
How can I check my BPL list in Maharashtra online?
Visit web portal to check Maharashtra ration card list February, 2024.
How can I get RTPS number in Maharashtra?
Via SMS on your registered mobile number.
How can I renew my ration card in Maharashtra?
Fill up and submit the renewal application form of Maharashtra Ration Card in the concerned office.
How can I print my ration card in Maharashtra?
To take a physical printout, click on your name in the recent Maharashtra ration card list.
What is AAY in Maharashtra Ration Card?
AAA stands for "Antyodaya Anna Yojana" (AAY) Ration Cards which is issued to "poorest of poor" households in Maharashtra.
How do I create a Meeseva account on Maharashtra?
You can register online as a new user on Meeseva Online Portal.
Can I write application for separate ration card in Maharashtra?
Yes
How can I check my digital ration card status in Maharashtra?
Visit the Official Website of Maharashtra Ration Card to view your ration card update status.
Who is eligible for white ration card in Maharashtra?
White cards are issued to people in Maharashtra with an income of less than Rs. 11000/-
Who is eligible for pink ration card in Maharashtra?
White cards are issued to people in Maharashtra with an income of more than Rs. 11000/-
What is the Colour of APL ration card in Maharashtra?
Yellow
What is full form APL in Maharashtra Ration Card?
Above Poverty Line.
What is full form BPL in Maharashtra Ration Card?
Below Poverty Line.