Asked Questions(FAQ), of the functioning and of the administration
of the department
What is the procedure to obtain a new Ration Card?
Purchase an application form from TSO/DSO office by paying
Apply to your TSO office with the filled up form and your
old Ration Card.
If you do not belong to the same TSO/CRO then produce the
following documents along with the application.
certificate/non-inclusion/non-renewal certificate from the
TSO from where you belong previously.
After verification of the above details your new ration
card will be issued within 15 days.
What is the procedure to obtain a temporary ration card?
Purchase an application form for temporary ration card from
the concerned TSO/CRO.
Apply with the filled up application along with following
After verification of the above certificates your new temporary
ration card will be issued within 7 days.
What is the procedure to change a ration card from one ARD
to another ARD?
as in Item no.1
How can you get a non-inclusion certificate ?
to the concerned TSO/CRO in the form specified.