As per your query, I've explained in detail all the requisite essentials required to obtain Uttar Pradesh caste certificate or Jati Praman Patra.
Basically, a Caste certificate is an important document that certifies that a person belongs to a particular community, caste and religion. Citizens of Uttar Pradesh need to get a caste certificate to avail the various kinds of facilities offered by the Government. Particularly for the people of the reserved category such as Schedule Caste, Schedule Tribe or Other Backward Classes to establish their candidature, caste certificate is one of the mandatory documents.
To apply for Uttar Pradesh caste certificate or Jathi Praman Patra, the following eligibility criteria should be met:-
⭕Only residents of Uttar Pradesh can apply this certificate. ⭕Any person belonging to the caste or class listed in Schedule-1 of the Uttar Pradesh Public Services can apply for caste certificate.
A number of documents are required to be furnished for obtaining Uttar Pradesh Jati Praman Patra.
⭕Application Form in the prescribed format
⭕Caste certificate of father
⭕Address Proof – Ration card/Food Security Card,
⭕Voter ID, telephone bill or electricity bill can be produced
⭕Certificates in respect to caste / warden / village head
⭕Passport Size Photograph
One of the essential things to remember is that there is no charge for applying for Jati Praman Patra in the Tehsil office. However, you need to affix the court fee stamp of Rs.1.5 with the application form. If applying through an e-District local service centre, pay a service charge of Rs.20 for caste certificate processing.