Ration Cards & Fair Price Shops

Know Your Shop Allotment

Know Your Taluk Allotment

Know the current stock in your Shop


 The following information is available to all consumers regarding PDS. It will be our endeavor to provide more information in the near future.


1.Public Distribution System outline

2.Organisation Chart of CS&CP department

3.Functions of CS&CP department

4.Public servants you can contact 

5.Family Card Types & Commodity Entitlements

6.Eligibility and procedure for applying for a new Ration card

7.Family Card Application form [English pdf] [Tamil pdf]

8. Application for Cards for Residential proof only   [English]    [Tamil]

9. Application for Cards for Forest Staff

10.Other Services provided by AC/TSO Offices

11.Citizens' Charter : Service standards for AC/TSO offices

12.Service standards for Fair Price Shops

13.Locate your AC/TSO office and Fair Price Shop

14.Give your feedback about our Services

15.Commodities allotted to your Fair Price Shop this month

16.Commodities Stock Available in Your Fair Price Shop in the last working day  [English]  [Tamil]

17. Other Frequently Asked Questions about our services and offices

18.Report Smuggling of PDS commodities

19.Register a complaint online

20.Facilities under Right to Information Act

21. Public Distribution System Pamphlet (Tamil)


20. Public Distribution System - Publications


a) PDS - The Tamil Nadu Way

b) PDS - Hunger and Food Security

c) PDS - Better Services to Customers


         21. PDS Grievance Day Activities

            22. PDS Trainings

           a) Training to Civil Supplies Officials

23. Opening Ceremony of New Building - Zonal Office, Tambaram by Hon'ble Deputy Chief Minister