My income certificate is expired. How to renew the income certificate?

Kevin Kevin
Answered on October 05,2019

You have to follow the same procedure as applying for a new income certificate. You have to visit Tahsildar in your area to apply for new income certificate. You will receive the new income certificate in 1 week time. Service fee is less than INR 50 for most of States in India.

 As you have not mentioned the state from where you need to apply for Income Certificate, you need to approach the following agency in your state with the Income Certificate Application.


Income Certificate Issuing Authority

Andaman & Nicobar


Andhra Pradesh 


Arunachal Pradesh 

District Magistrate & Collector


Revenue Circle Officers


Circle Officer of Circle Office


Sub Divisional Magistrates 


Naib Tahsildar

Daman & Diu & Dadra & Nagar Haveli

Mamiatdar, Daman and Mamlatdar, Diu


SDM of Govt of NCT of Delhi


Mamlatdar of all Talukas 


District Collector/Deputy Collector/Asstt. Collector/Prant Officer/Mamlatdar


CRO (Tehsildar/Naib Tehsildar concerned)

Himachal Pradesh 

Tahsildar of Revenue Department

Jammu & Kashmir 

Sub Divisional Magistrate (not below the rank of Tahsildar)


Sub Divisional Officer in each District




Village Officers


 Deputy Collectors in Agatti and Minicoy and SDOs in the remaining Islands

Madhya Pradesh 

 Tahsildar/Naib Tahsildar

Maharashtra Tahsildar


District Authorities i.c. DC/ADC/SDO (not below the rank of SDO/SDM


 Employer in case of Govt. employee and by the MP/MLA/DC/SDO Civil in case of others 


District Magistrate or any other officers authorized by District Magistrate


Dy. Commissioners, addl. Dy. Commissioners and Sub-Divisional Officers (C)


Revenue Officers


CRO (Tehsildar/Naib Tehsildar concerned)


Tehsildar, Deputy Tehsildar




Special Executive Magistrate (Block Development Officers, Rural Management & Development Deptt.)

Tamil Nadu 

 Zonal Deputy Tehsildar


Deputy Commissioner of Respective Districts

Uttar Pradesh 



 Tehsildar/SDM/City Magistrate

 West Bengal

1. Dist. Magistrate or -District Level Addl. Dist. Magistrate

2. Sub-Divisional Officer – Sub Divisional Level of the concerned

3. Block Development officer - Block Level
of the concerned Blocks

4. The Collector, Kolkata – Kolkata Municipal Corporation.

5. The Collector, Kolkata – Student residing within Civil Jurisdiction of Hon’ble High Court, Kolkata

6. Other areas covered in Kolkata Police are concerned i.e. areas over which collector, Kolkata does not exercise jurisdiction – concerned District magistrate or any other Officer Authorized by the District Magistrate of the respective district i. e. South 24 Paraganas and North 24 Paraganas 

Gauri Gauri
Answered on October 05,2019

Application Process for Income Certificate differs from State to State. 

If you are from Kerala, check this link for applying income certificate in Kerala.

If you are from Karnataka, check this link for applying income certificate in Karnataka.

If you are from Andhra Pradesh, check this link for applying income certificate in Andhra Pradesh.

If you are from Telangana, check this link for applying income certificate in Telangana.

Raju Raju
Answered on September 24,2019

Visit the Tahasildar in your area with following documents to renew it.

Following documents are required to obtain the income certificate.

Address Proof (Any One)

  • Ration Card
  • Election Card
  • Passport
  • First Page of Bank Pass Book/Cancelled Cheque
  • Post Office Account Statement/Passbook
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
  • Electricity Bill/Telephone Bill/Water bill (not older than 3 months)

Identity Proof (Any One)

  • Election Card.
  • PAN Card.
  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
  • Any Government Document having citizen photo
  • Photo ID issued by Recognized Educational Institution

Age Proof (Any One)

  • School Leaving Certificate
  • Birth Certificate

Income Proof (Any One)

  • Salary slip
  • Bank statement

Other Attachments

  • Passport size photos to affix in the application form
  • If belonging to the minority community then income certificate
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