kerala.gov.in Process to Avail Online Domicile/Resident Certificate in Kerala
A Residence Certificate is generally issued for those who want to prove that they are continuous residence of the particular state. It is generally issued to prove that the person bearing the Certificate is a permanent Domicile of the Kerala State by which the Certificate is being issued to him/her. The domicile Certificate is required as a proof of residence to avail various benefits which are announced by the state govt such as ; Resident Quotas in educational institutions and in Government Service, it also plays important role in case of jobs where local residents are preferred.
Required Documents :
- The proof that you have been residing in Kerala state for minimum period that is specified by the state.(10 years)
- Proof of your own land in the state
- Valid id proof
- School certificates
- Tehsil inquiry report
- Ration card
- Birth certificate
- Approval Authority
The domicile certificate is issued by the Tehsildar who has the authorization to issue Domicile Certificate on basis of the report from Village Officer
- Kindly Note
The Domicile Certificate can be issued only in one State. Obtaining Domicile Certificate from more than one State is an offence.
- Application Form
The application form can be downloaded from the following link http://kerala.gov.in/index.php?option=com_docman&task=doc_view&gid=6943&tmpl=component&format=raw&Itemid=2702