Income / Caste / Domicile Certificate

Uttar Pradesh Domicile Certificate
Domicile certificate or residence certificate is issued to state that an individual belongs to a particular state or a union territory. The certificate is issued by the State Government through which citizens can avail various benefits from the State government. This certificate serves as evidence of residence for institutions that sanction loans. In this article, we look at the procedure for obtaining the Uttar Pradesh domicile certificate in detail.

Need for the Document
The following are the reasons to obtain a domicile certificate:

The certificate is used to avail Resident quotas in educational institutions and Government Services.
To claim ownership of one’s residing place.
To benefit from various government schemes.
Required Information
To apply for a Residence certificate requires the following details from the applicant:

Name of the applicant
Residential Address
Police Station
Place of Birth
Date of Birth
The nationality of the applicant
Eligibility Standards
The applicant’s parents have to be a permanent resident of the State, or the applicant has to reside in the State for 3 or more years.
The applicant should be in government service and should be able to transfer his/her job when needed.
Required Documents
Given below are the required documents to apply for this certificate.

  • Certificate from Employer/Chairman or Gram Panchayat/Chairman or Nagar
  • Panchayat
  • Ration Card
  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Voter ID Card
  • PAN
  • House Tax / Water Tax
  • Electricity Bill
  • Aadhaar card
  • Bank Passbook

Uttar Pradesh Caste Certificate – Jati Praman Patra

Caste certificate is an important document that certifies that a person belongs to a particular community, caste and religion. Citizens of Uttar Pradesh need to get a caste certificate to avail the various kinds of facilities offered by the Government. Particularly for the people of the reserved category such as Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe or Other Backward Classes to establish their candidature, caste certificate is one of the mandatory documents. This article explains about how to obtain Uttar Pradesh caste certificate or Jati Praman Patra in detail.

Benefits of Caste Certificate
As specified above, caste

certificates help those who belong to reserved category such as SC/ST/OBC for availing benefits mentioned below.

Caste Certificate needs to be provided to obtain reservation of seats in the Legislatures
To get a reservation in Government Service, caste certificate is mandatory
Relinquishing off a part or the whole of the fees for admission to college and school
For getting quotas in educational institutions
To avail upper age relaxation limits for applying to certain Government jobs
Caste Certificate has to be produced to apply for scholarships
To obtain Government subsidies, caste certificate is needed
For registering schemes provided by Governments
To avail these privileges, a citizen of Uttar Pradesh who is belonging to an SC/ST/OBC must have a valid UP Jati Praman Patra.

Eligibility Criteria

To apply for Uttar Pradesh caste certificate or Jathi Praman Patra, the following eligibility criteria should be met.

Only residents of Uttar Pradesh can apply this certificate.
Any person belonging to the caste or class listed in Schedule-1 of the Uttar Pradesh Public Services can apply for caste certificate.
Documents Required
Following documents need to be furnished for obtaining Uttar Pradesh Jati Praman Patra.

Application Form in the prescribed format

  • Caste certificate of father
  • Self Declaration
  • Address Proof – Ration card/Food Security Card, Voter ID, telephone bill or electricity bill can be produced
  • Income certificate
  • Certificates in respect to caste / warden / village head
  • Passport Size Photograph

Uttar Pradesh Income Certificate

Income certificate is a government document that serves as evidence of one’s income that is earned from various sources. The certificate discloses, an individual or a family’s income details. Besides revenue related matters, the certificate is used for various civic welfare schemes such as to avail scholarships in educational institutes, LPG subsidy, etc. In this article, let us look at the procedure to apply for an Uttar Pradesh income certificate in detail.

Reasons to Obtain Income Certificate

Given below are the reasons to obtain income certificate:

  • For admission to universities.
  • To apply for pension schemes.
  • To apply for Government jobs.
  • To apply for other Government schemes.
  • Required Documents
  • An individual should possess the following documents to apply for this certificate:
  • An individual’s self-declaration
  • Copy of ration card
  • Salary slip
  • Identity card
  • Electricity bill