How to Apply Ration Card Online in Delhi: Download Application Form

Those are the gone days when ration card is used only to get grains on subsidy prices from the govt. nowadays ration card becomes one of the important documents for the citizen as it is used one of address and photo identity proof and is accepted in several govt. sectors.

So, it’s become very important for all us having ration card as via it we can apply for varied govt. schemes such as Voter ID Card, Pan Card, Domicile Certificate, Income Certificate, Driving License & EWS Admission Delhi and so on.

Now the question is how can you apply for ration card in Delhi?? The answer is simple you can apply via 2 method

  1. Online
  2. Offline

Here on this post I will share the information on how you can apply ration card in Delhi online however if you want to know offline process then visit my recently publish article here “Apply Ration Card Offline in Delhi“.

The process to apply ration card in Delhi is quite lengthy so must read it carefully and properly and then follow it or bookmark this page to read the whole process later, however if you feel that you can’t apply online yourself don’t worry you can go to nearest cyber cafe or someone who fill forms online and will charge a fee from you for this work and will do it on your behalf.

I can say the online way is the trusted way as it will provide you application number and registration number instantly and via it you can track the status of your ration card online and one your ration card is generated can download it as well.

I have discussed the complete ration card process in Delhi online here, so you can get Delhi Ration Card details at one place.

Procedure to Apply Ration Card in Delhi Online 2019

Step 1: First of all visit official website of Department of Food,Supplies and Consumer Affairs,GNCT of Delhi here:

Step 2: Now click on “Apply Online for Food Security” as shown in below image.

Apply online ration card

Step 3: Now you will be redirect to another official website of eDistrict which link is also shared here:

Step 4: Here on top of the page you can see the following options

I know you visits this website for the first time, so here you to click on New User and register yourself the registration process is as follows

  • First choose document type Aadhar Card or Voter Id
  • enter the number of your aadhaar card or voter id whatever you have choose
  • Fill the captcha code
  • Now a form will appear on screen, where you have to fill your name, mother name, father name, address & mobile number & email id etc.
  • Click on continue to register button. That;s it you will receive the registration id and password on your mobile and email id accordingly.

Step 5: Click on Registered Users Login button Enter your user id and password in prescribe box. fill the captcha code and click on Log in button.

Step 6: My profile page will appear on screen from here go to Apply Online and “Apply for Services” as shown in below image.

Apply Online Services eDistrict Delhi registration

Step 7: Now go to “DEPARTMENT OF FOOD & SUPPLY” section and click on “Issuance of AAY/Priority Household Card” “Apply” button.

Step 8: Now it will show you pre-filled form details just scroll down and click on Continue button.

Step 9: Now the ration card apply form will appear on screen fill the form accordingly.  Please enter the eldest female family member in head of family.

Step 10: Enter the details of other family member accordingly and upload their photographs.

Step 11: Now upload all the documents  supportive documents which are describe below.

Step 12: Now click on “Final Submit” button make sure you have enter all the details correctly because you can’t change it later.

Ste 13: Congratulations you have successfully applied for ration card in Delhi online a online slip will generate where Application Number & Registration ID is mentioned take the print of this slip or note down the registration number and application number to track the status of your ration card.

Eligibility & Documents 

All those people who are living in state are eligible to apply ration card in Delhi.


  • Passport size photograph of oldest ladies in the Home
  • Address Proof & Photo Identity Proof (Aadhaar Card)
  • Voter Id Card
  • Electricity Bill
  • Birth Certificate
  • Income Certificate

Must scan these documents in your pc before applying for ration card.

Here is how you can track the status of ration card Delhi

As you have successful applied for ration card now the next is to check the status of your ration card how to check it but keep in mind check your ration card status only after the 30 days because before it, it will not show you the messages.

  • First of all visit this link:
  • Now enter aadhar number of any family member in prescribe box.
  • You have to enter the NFS Application ID/Online Citizen ID which you received at the time of registration here.
  • Enter New ration card No(like 077….)
  • Enter Old ration card No(like AAY12…)
  • Finally click on “Search” button.

It will show you the message accordingly either your application is accepted or rejected and either your ration card is generated or not.

If you are lucky one and your ration card is generated then next is how to download ration card online in Delhi then follow the said process below.

Steps to Download Ration Card in Delhi or Get eRation Card

Step 1: To get eRation Card or to download ration card online in Delhi access the official site once again:

Step 2: Here on home page on the right hand scroll down and click on “Get e-Ration Card” link

Step 3: On the new page you have to enter following details in prescribe box.

  • Ration Card No.
  • Name of the Head of Family (HOF)
  • Aadhaar No. of HOF/NFS ID
  • Date of Birth of HOF
  • Mobile No. as given in the NFS application or registered later in NFS website

Step 4: Once you fill all the details you have to click on “Continue” button.

Step 5: You will receive the OTP in your mobile number

Step 6: Enter this OTP in the prescribe box

Step 7: In the next box enter the aadhaar card number of any of the family member

Step 8: Finally click on “Download” button.

Congratulations you have successfully downloaded ration card and now can use it for any purpose you want and can start taking grains on subsidy price from the shop you allotted.

Hope you like this piece of information, if you have any query or suggestion just let us know via below comment box and one of our team member will get back to you.