Domicile Certificate


Where do I have to go and during which hours?
Ans: To the office of Sub-Divisional Magistrate in whose jurisdiction you reside, during 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on any working day. For address detail of SDM offices please see administration/SDO page of this website.
Ques: Which papers/documents/fees, do I take with me?
Ans: Proof of continuous residence in Haryana for the last 8 years like Ration Card, Voter Identity Card, School Certificate, House tax receipt etc.
Application form duly attested by a Class-I officer that he/she knows the applicant for more than 8 years. The above attestation should be done only on the basis of personal knowledge of at least eight  years by any  gazetted officer holding Class-I post of Haryana Govt./Govt. of India, any Magistrate or Supdt. of Police. In case attesting officer makes wrong attestation either willfully or due to insufficient information in the application will be liable to criminal proceedings as well as departmental action as deemed fit.
Ques: What will be the criteria used while deciding my case?
Ans: After receiving the complete application, a draft order is sent to the attesting authority for verification. After receiving the positive verification report and after the confirmation of Class I Gezetted post of the attesting authority, Domicile Certificate is issued to the applicant.