Apply for New Ration Card in Kerala

Applying for a new ration card and correcting details in existing ration card in Kerala

The Essential Commodities Act 1955 is primarily an act introduced by the Indian Parliament to feed the poor of India. It deals with production, storage, and distribution of commodities and food grains to the poor people in Kerala at highly subsidized prices. This act includes items like fertilizers, drugs, edible oils, petroleum, and pulses. With the help of your Ration Card Kerala, you can purchase products from ration shops at low prices that are provided by Kerala Civil Supplies.

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Steps to follow to get ration card in the state of Kerala

  • If you are applying in Kerala for a ration card, download the ration card Kerala application form from the website of the Civil Supplies Department
  • Select the ‘e-Services login’ option
  • Then you have to log in by entering your user ID along with the password
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  • You will find 3 options, named Non-Inclusion Certificate, Ration Card Kerala (new) and Certificate for non-renewal
  • Select the second option and enter the required information
  • Relevant scanned copies of the documents must be uploaded
  • Submit your form after checking all that you have entered
  • You should take a print out for further use of your application. Note somewhere the date on which you have applied and the serial number for reference.

Download Kerala Ration Card Kerala Application Form Here: Application Form for Kerala New Ration Card

How to Apply for a New Ration Card Kerala in Offline?

Applying for ration card in online is hassle-free, simple and easy but because of the poor internet accessibility in some remote place the Government of Kerala had provided to apply for new ration card in 02 offline methods, the following are the offline methods of applying for new ration card

  • In TSO / DSO Offices and
  • Akshaya Centres

Applying for New Ration Card in TSO / DSO Offices

  • In TSO / DSO Offices you can get a new ration card application form for about Rs. 05/-
  • Along with the new ration card application form existing ration card can be submitted and also the required documents should be attached and the forms are verified in the TSO / DSO Offices
  • The Brand New Ration Card will be issued within a 15 working days after the successful verification

Applying for New Ration Card in Akshaya Centres

  • While going to the Akshaya Centres carry the required documents where the Customer Service Executive will take a passport photo of the candidate and will verify all the documents
  • To get a new ration card you need to pay the processing charges along with the handling fee of application form in Akshaya center

Visit Akshaya Kerala Official Website here:

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How to correct or update details online in a ration card in Kerala?

Now ration card correction Kerala can be done quickly in a convenient way from home. Follow these simple steps:

  • Log in to and register
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  • Fill the form correctly and attach all those required documents
  • Check the form once and submit
  • After verifying, they will give you one acknowledgment number through which you can track your application’s status and view ration card details Kerala.

Documents needed to Apply for New Ration Card in Kerala

You need to submit the required documents in order to Apply for New Ration Card in Kerala, the following are the required documents which needed to apply New Ration Card in Kerala

  1. Self – Declaration & Certificate from the Ward Councillor (or) Pradhan in the authorized format
  2. DOB (Date of Birth) Proof (Any 10th Memo (or) Birth Certificate)
  3. Address Proof in the form of PAN Card, Voter ID Card, Driving Licence (or) Passport etc
  4. Passport sized photos of the head of the family