How to Add or Remove Members Smart Card Online Using TNPDS Website

Add or Remove Members Smart Card Online :

The government of Tamil Nadu started replaced the old ration card with a smart card system. The old ration cards are automatically converted to smart cards by the Tamil Nadu government. Existence ration cards will receive a PIN to their mobile number and it can be collected from a nearby distribution center by showing the old ration card or SMS. Here is the procedure on how to add/remove members in the Smart Card-Ration card on the TNDPS website.

Add or remove members to Smartcard using TNPDS:

  • Visit the official TNPDS website tnpds.gov.in
  • On the right side of the home page, under the useful links click on “Card Related Service Request”.
  • On clicking that link you will get three options like
ADD OR REMOVE MEMBERS IN SMARTCARD TNPDS
ADD OR REMOVE MEMBERS IN SMARTCARD TNPDS
  1. Add a new family member
  2. Remove family member
  3. Address change
  • Choose the option appropriate to the task you are going to perform.
  1. Add new family member in smartcard:

Select the option to add a new family member and fill the form with correct details. Upload all the required documents and click the submit button On TNPDS.

  1. Remove family member on smartcard:

To remove a family member, select remove the family member and click on submit.

  1. Address change in smartcard:

Select address change, fill all the details of new address and upload the required documents and click “submit”.

Note: Keep the reference number provided to track your details. Upload the required document proofs in the form of PNG, JPG or GIF format and the file size should be more than 2 MB.

ADD OR REMOVE MEMBERS IN SMARTCARD TNPDS
ADD OR REMOVE MEMBERS IN SMARTCARD TNPDS

Supporting document proofs For Add or remove members to Smartcard :

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Voter ID Card
  • Tax receipt
  • Gas Consumer card
  • Telephone Bill
  • Electric Bill
  • Rent agreement for Tenants
  • Slum Clearance Board Allotment
  • House Document
  • Driving License
  • Bank Passbook
  • PAN Card
  • Postal Department ID Card
  • Housing Board Documents

13 thoughts on “How to Add or Remove Members Smart Card Online Using TNPDS Website”

  1. i tried to remove one of my family member using the above link. But unable to find button from which I upload supporting documents for removal

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  2. For removing family member from smart card what are list of certificate to remove from existing smart card and apply for new one

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  3. Sir,
    I would like to add my card for requirement of rice. I am not able to find the required link.
    Request you to guide me accordingly.
    My Mobile No. 9840850933

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    • I think its mandatory. I have requested for name removal of me and it has been rejected with the reason gas book not attached. But when I inquired on gas Agency to get the new connection they are asking for Ration Card, So to apply new Smart ration card for us. They have rejected my request for removing my name. what to do now?

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  4. Mother name as not be add in Tamilnadu smart ration card. But Father name is add in Tamilnadu smart ration card , So How to Add Child name in Tamilnadu smart ration card With out Mother name.

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