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

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

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

Tamil Nadu Ration Card Application Form Details

How to check Tamil Nadu Ration Card details of PDS beneficiaries online?

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

Two types of Tamil Nadu 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 Tamil Nadu
Apply Online Ration card Application Form

Tamil Nadu Ration Card Apply Online Application Form Important Links

District-wise List of Ration Card Application Form in Tamil Nadu

Types of Ration Cards in Tamil Nadu

What are the types of Ration Cards in Tamil Nadu?

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

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

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

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

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

Eligibility Criteria for Tamil Nadu Ration Card Application Form

Who can apply online application for Ration Card in Tamil Nadu?

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

Tamil Nadu Ration Card Application Form - Required Documents

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

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

How to check the NFSA Eligibility List for the Tamil Nadu Ration Card?

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

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

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

  1. Step 1: Visit official website.
  2. Step 2: Select "Tamil Nadu"
  3. Step 3: Select "Tamil Nadu (District)"
  4. Step 4: Select "Tamil Nadu (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 Tamil Nadu Ration Card you need to enter the OTP from your registered mobile number.

Tamil Nadu Ration Card Online Application Form - FAQs

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

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