Residential/Domicile Certificate Bihar Eligibility & Application

Mukesh Jindal
Written by Mukesh Jindal

Bihar Domicile Certificate

The domicile Certificate is the legal document which is for the people assistance for the people of the state. The revenue department of the Bihar State which is issued to the people of the state. The domicile is the proof of the candidate living at the particular place. The domicile certificate has a great importance for the resident of all the state which you will become aware only when you check the article below.

In the article below, you become aware of it by reading the article as follows as it is an informative article which will guide you about the Bihar Domicile certificate and the purpose of the Domicile certificate or the eligibility and the procedure to apply for Domicile certificate.

Purposes of Domicile Certificate

The purpose of the Domicile Certificate is mentioned as follows as it is needed in case you want to get the benefit of the quota or the reservation under the resident schemes or any other government schemes then you have to submit the domicile certificate along. Domicile is also required in case you apply for the scholarships and, in a case to take admissions in the educational institute’s Domicile is required. To get the loan at the property you have to represent the domicile certificate.

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Eligibility Criteria 

Check the eligibility criteria as if you are aspirant to apply the Domicile for the Bihar state. Check the eligibility points as below. As in case if you fulfill the eligibility criteria then only you would be able to get the domicile issued to your name.

  • The candidate applying for the domicile then he should be only issued the domicile in case he/she is living in that particular place for more than 3 years.
  • The candidate applying is if below the age of 18 years has to also submit the identity proof of the Parents or the guardian.
  • The newly married can also get the domicile if the husband is having the domicile of the state.

Documents Required for residence certificate Bihar

In case you are interested to apply the domicile of the Bihar state then you should have the following mentioned documents then only your application for the domicile would be considered for the verification purpose. Have a look at the points which are mentioned below to know about the documents required for residence certificate.

  • Identity Proof of the candidate applying for the domicile certificate Bihar such as Aadhar card, Voter ID card, Bihar Ration Card, etc. any one of them can be submitted as the identity proof by the candidate.
  • Resident Proof of the candidate such as Electricity bill, water bill, telephone bill, etc.
  • A copy of Birth Certificate or the candidate can also submit the mark sheet of the class 10th if he/she doesn’t have a birth certificate issued.
  • Proof of the applicant owning a land or in case of the rental property you have to submit the receipt of the Rent paid to the owner along the affidavit.
  • Passport size color photograph of the candidate applying for the domicile certificate.

Online Application Procedure for Domicile Bihar

The applicant can apply online for the Domicile Bihar as the Bihar government has launched the online portal for the service of the people of the state as the people can make use of the portal to get access to the online application procedure for domicile Bihar.

Make use of the link given below or you can also visit the official website for the access to the service of online application procedure For domicile Bihar.

Click here

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  • Click on the option Apply online.
  • Then the importance Notice will appear.
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  • Click on the I agree, option.
  • Select the option from where you want to get the Domicile certificate. As the following option appears, select the desired option from them.
  1. Block
  2. Bihar Bhawan 5, Kautilya Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021
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  • Enter the Aadhaar number.
  • Enter Name in English.
  • Enter Name in Hindi.
  • Select the Certificate type from the dropbox.
  • Enter the Mobile number linked with Aadhaar Number.
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  • Then click on Next option.
  • Then you will receive a verification Code on your registered mobile number.
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  • Enter the verification code.
  • Then click on next.
  • Click on I agree.
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Track Application Status

You can track application status online as the official portal also provide the people of the state with the same facility to track application status.

Make use of the link to track application status.

Click here

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  • Click on the application status option.
  • You will be given two options as mentioned below:
  1. Know your application status
  2. Application status by SMS

Select the desired option from the above mentioned.

Know your application status

If you have selected the know your application status then enter the application id and then click on the search option.

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You will get the result of track application status domicile Bihar.

Application status by SMS

Know Your Status By SMS

RTPS <Application ID>
SEND TO 56060

You will get the application status by SMS on your registered mobile number.

Download Certificate

You can also get the benefit of download certificate on the official website of the portal whose link has been given below. You can also visit the official website or make use of the link given below to download the certificate.

official web portal 

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  • Click on the certificate web copy option.
  • Enter the application number.
  • Click on the print option to get the print or download the domicile certificate from the official website.

Offline method Domicile Bihar

You can also apply offline for the domicile Bihar by visiting the office mentioned below and can get the application form from there for the domicile certificate Bihar. You can then fill the application form and attach the document along the photographs to the same concerned authority to get the certificate issued to you after the process of verification of the application and the documents.

Concerned Authority

The Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Tehsil office, Revenue Department is the concerned authority which issues the domicile certificate to the candidate after the process of verification within 30 days.

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Mukesh Jindal

Mukesh Jindal

My name is Mukesh Jindal, and I am from New Delhi, India. I am an engineer by profession. I am employed by an IT company in which I work. My topics of interest include technology, mobile, and apps.

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