Caste Certificate: Delhi
case of persons who have been residing in Delhi since 20.09.51, and in case of
their children, the procedure of issuance of SC/ST certificate is as follows:
of the concerned area; or
of the Deputy Commissioner. to obtain the contact address of the SDM in whose
jurisdiction your colony lies. Applications can also be submitted online.
Applications can also be submitted Necessary Documents
form duly attested by M.L.A., M.P., Municipal Councillors or Gazetted Officers.
of Ration Card or other Proof of Residence.
Certificate or School Certificate showing date of birth or if applicant is
illiterate, an affidavit declaring age.
affidavit declaring name, father's name, residential address, period of
residence in Delhi & caste, attested by oath commissioner/notary public.
case the applicant is a married woman, proof of residential address before
of SC Certificate of father/brother/sister, if any.
no SC/ST Certificate has been issued to any member of the applicant?s family,
two witnesses who are Government servants are required to give in writing that
they know the person and his caste, along with attested copies of their
- In case the
applicant is a permanent resident of Delhi and has appended a copy of
SC/ST certificate issued to any member of his family, no local inquiry is
conducted. In such a case, verification is done from the record available
in the office of the SDM or the CCS branch in the office of the Divisional
Commissioner. Where the record is not available in the office of the SDM
or the CCS branch, a local inquiry is conducted.
- In case no
member of the applicant's family has been issued a certificate earlier, a
local inquiry is conducted.
- In the case of a
married woman, the local inquiry is conducted at the place of residence
prior to marriage, as well as at the place of residence after marriage.
- SC Delhi State
certificates are issued in 14 days.
- SC Other State
certificates are issued in 21 days, provided inquiry from the other state
Caste Certificate Form