How to get Caste Certificate ?






Komal Komal
Answered on August 17,2019

Caste certificate is an official statement provided to the citizen by the state government confirming his/her caste.

In order to apply for caste certificate you need to visit the nearest Village office or Thahasildar's office with the following documents.

  • Address Proof: Any 1 of Passport / Water Bill / Ration Card / Aadhaar Card / Voter ID Card / Telephone Bill / Driving License / Electricity Bill / Property Tax Receipt / Extracts of 7/12 and 8 A/ Rent Receipt

  • Identity Proof: Any 1 of PAN Card / Passport / RSBY Card / Aadhaar Card / Voter ID Card / MNREGA Job Card / Driving License / Photo of Applicant / Identity card issued by Govt or Semi Govt organisations

  •  Caste Proof: Any 1 of  True Copy of School Leaving Certificate / Self Attested Caste Certificate From the Competent Authorities / True Copy of School Leaving Certificate of Father/Uncle/Aunty

  • Relationship Proof: Affidavit attached with the application.

You will get it within 2-3 weeks of applying for caste certificate.


Mayank Mayank
Answered on August 17,2019

The process to get Caste Certificate in few of the States are mentioned below. If you belong to any of the States, you can see the process from there.

Procedure to get Caste Certificate in Kerala

Procedure to get Caste Certificate in Maharashtra

Procedure to get OBC Caste Certificate Andhra Pradesh

Procedure to get ST Caste Certificate Andhra Pradesh