All that you need to know about e-District Delhi Service Portal

Last Updated at: Aug 10, 2020
All that you need to know about e-District Delhi Service Portal
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What is eDistrict Delhi Service Portal?

Delhi Government has come up with this new portal to offer its citizens a wide range of services within a click away. The newly launched initiative of the government is the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal. It not only eases availing government services but also helps in getting certificates and other identity proofs of the government without having to worry about spending time in long queues. It provides for online access as well as online delivery of services to the citizens seeking it in a time-bound and efficient manner.

Here is all that you need to know about the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal. 

What services are available at the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal?

The eDistrict Delhi Service Portal offers the following services to citizens:

  • Certificates: Certificates like Income certificate, Surviving Member Certificate, Provisional certificate of  cinematograph, Caste certificate, etc.
  • Government schemes: Disability pension scheme, Old Age Pension scheme, etc.
  • Benefits: Funeral benefits, marriage assistance benefits, financial assistance to Ex-servicemen, and more.
  • Educational scholarships at the state level,

For all the aforementioned services and a host of other services, the portal also offers the facility to:

  • Track the status of your application
  • Verify the certificates online by filling in your details, printing and downloading the certificates once made available online; 
  • Make registration of complaints and grievances 
  • Track the status of the complaint. 
  • Identify and locate the nearest UIDAI centre and the nearest subdivision centre, for any purpose. 

Usually, as the entire process of these services and their tracking is taken up online, the delivery period is quick. However, it does vary depending upon the nature of the service, what the citizen seeks, and is usually ranges between 10 and 90 days. 

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What is the procedure to be followed for registering and logging in to the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal?

Here is a step-by-step guide for registering in the  eDistrict Delhi Service Portal:

Step 1 – Firstly, log on to the website using the link to their official webpage. You can go on to use the link given below, to open and access the page:

 Step 2- Next, right as the page opens, located under the heading ‘Citizens Corner’, two options are available for logging in- one is the New User prompt and the other is the Registered Users Login. Use the new users’ link, if you are availing these services for the first time. 

Step 3 –  On clicking on the New User tab, you will be redirected to the page with the Citizen Registration Form. This form will ask you for the following details, using which you can head ahead:

Document type: Here you must provide one of your government-issued documents which serve as an identity proof, so either your UIDAI Aadhar Card or the Voter ID Card. You will also be required to fill in the document number, so keep that handy depending upon the choice of ID you make. The page of citizen registration form looks like this (screenshot produced below for your reference)

Step 4 – Once you have chosen the document type and entered the correct document number, you can proceed ahead simply by putting in the CAPTCHA as shown on the screen. In case you find it difficult to understand the captcha, find and click on the refresh button right by the side of the captcha and the system provides a new captcha for you. 

Step 5 – Once you enter the captcha and click submit, the registration form will be displayed on the following page, which must be filled in. After filling the form, the user may press the “Continue to Register” button. 

Once you have filled in all the details asked for in the registration form, it will direct your user ID and password to your email and registered mobile number. These details should be kept handy in order to re-access the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal.

For returning users – How to log in and fill in the required application? 

Step 1- On the homepage, access using the link given above. Click on registered user login. This will lead you to the login form for the citizens, which looks like below (screenshot added)

Step 2 – Now, on the login page, the registered user need to fill in the following details: 

  1. User ID
  2. Password 
  3. Captcha 

Once you fill in all these details, click on the Login button. 

Step 3 – Then choose the application or service you are wishing to avail, which comes with detailed instructions on how to proceed with it. Follow the instructions carefully- fill and submit the application form along with the documents asked for. Please see that the application cannot be altered or rectified once it has been submitted, so carefully fill up the application form. 

How to check the status of the application filed by the user? 

Step 1 – On the homepage, in the top right corner, there is a list of services. There, click on track your application. Once you do so, it will redirect you to the tracking page, which will ask for the following information:

  1. Department 
  2. Applied For 
  3. Application Number 
  4. Applicant Name 
  5. Captcha

It looks like the screenshot given below for your reference. 

Once you fill in all the aforementioned details correctly, you should click on the search button. Another way of tracking the status of your application made on the eDistrict Delhi Service Portal is to send a text message to 7738299899, and the format for the same is: SMS – EDISTDL

What are the documents required for submitting an application? 

  1. The original affidavit, if required; 
  2. Self-attested copies of other supporting documents. 

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