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

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

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

West Bengal Ration Card Application Form Details

How to check West Bengal Ration Card details of PDS beneficiaries online?

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

Two types of West Bengal 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 West Bengal
Apply Online Ration card Application Form

West Bengal Ration Card Apply Online Application Form Important Links

District-wise List of Ration Card Application Form in West Bengal

Types of Ration Cards in West Bengal

What are the types of Ration Cards in West Bengal?

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

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

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

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

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

Eligibility Criteria for West Bengal Ration Card Application Form

Who can apply online application for Ration Card in West Bengal?

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

West Bengal Ration Card Application Form - Required Documents

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

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

How to check the NFSA Eligibility List for the West Bengal Ration Card?

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

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

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

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

West Bengal Ration Card Online Application Form - FAQs

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

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